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Location

Located in the Capital Center

10740 NE Walker Rd., Suite B

Hillsboro, OR 97006

Phone: 503.356.3755

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Mission

The Multilingual Department aims to develop caring, compassionate and empathetic young adults so they are able to create a more peaceful world through collaboration and a shared understanding that speaking more than one language and learning more than one culture are valued as assets.

Vision

  • The Multilingual Department will be a collaborative and inclusive department overall.
  • The Multilingual Department will be connected to Teaching and Learning and decisions we make will be made in collaboration with T&L and the district at large.
  • The Multilingual Department will be a service oriented department with key emphasis on customer service.
  • The Multilingual Department will provide consistent and relevant Professional Development for classified, certified, and administrators in our district.
  • The Multilingual Department will be accountable for student outcomes for ELLs, Dual Language students, and Migrant students.
  • The Multilingual Department will model and advocate for equitable practices district-wide.
  • The Multilingual Department will provide opportunities for students to engage with the community through service and volunteerism.
  • The Multilingual Department will continue to network with other districts to strengthen our program.

Contact Us

Phone: 503.356.3755

Fax:      503.356.3760

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"There is no equality of treatment merely by providing students with the same facilities, textbooks, teachers, and curriculum; for students who do not understand English are effectively foreclosed from any meaningful education."
                                                                                                                U.S. Supreme Court ruling 1974, Lau v. Nichols