English Language Learners at ADL

  • Students who are English Language Learners (ELLs) in grades K-12 are provided with a comprehensive ELL Program that is staffed by highly qualified ELL teachers. These teachers focus on meeting the needs of all students in the program in two areas: becoming proficient in the English language and adjusting to the school and community culture.

    Below are is a list of EWSD ELL staff:

    • District English Language Learner Coordinator:  Jackie Tolman
    • ELL teachers at ADL: Deb Cherson
    • Nepali-speaking Liaison: Prem Bhatttarai
    • Maay-Maay/Somali-Somali Liaison: Noor Bulle
    • Translation Services: Jackie Tolman


    Jackie Tolman, Director of Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment
    (802) 857-2019 or jtolman@ewsd.org

    Eliane Barrett, Translation Services
    802 857 2014 or ebarrett@ewsd.org