New Jersey Department of Education

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English Language Learners (ELL) in the Mainstream

Part One: The Students
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ELL Intake Procedures

Documents: There are two types of important documents that parents/guardians should bring to school or provide information about when registering a new English Language Learner.

  • Education
    • Birth certificate or passport
    • School report cards or records of attendance from previous education institutions [whether in the United Stated or another country]
    • Standardized assessments conducted in previous school setting, if available
  • Health
    • Immunization record
    • Recent physical examination report
    • Health history, including birth and early childhood, accidents, injuries, and/or allergy information