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ESL (English as a Second Language) or ELD (English Language Development is an instructional time for our school's non-native English speaking students to focus on the areas of reading, writing, listening and speaking in a small group setting. Using the Colorado English Language Proficiency (CELP) and State Standards, district Units of Study, and levels of communicative competence, individual language strengths and needs of our students are addressed.

Here you will find the most current information regarding ESL classes for students and their parents, including but not limited to, upcoming events, recent news and any documents pertinent to ELL education at Centennial. Below is a complete list of ELL classrooms at Centennial. 

Students are grouped by grade level as well as their language development level in English.  The ELD class time is part of the Pathways block of time.  All students (not just ELD students) are regrouped for specific and targeted instruction.