Welcome to the English Learner (EL) Program

  • Pickerington Schools is home to over 650 English Learners (ELs) speaking more than 57 languages. The district provides various levels of services to this highly heterogeneous group of students who possess diverse gifts, educational needs, backgrounds, languages, and goals.  Our program accelerates English language literacy while valuing the social and cultural knowledge that a child brings to school. The district primarily serves ELs based on language needs through self-contained instruction and integrated instructional settings. Our department includes an EL coordinator, an EL administrative assistant, EL specialists, and paraprofessionals.

About English Learning (EL)

  • What is EL?

  • English Learners Handbook

  • Parent Rights ( Title III and Parent Notification)

  • Myths About English Learning

  • Service Provided

Parent and Community Information

  • Enrolling and Registering in Pickerington Schools

  • Information about Free and Reduced Meals

  • Homework Help

  • Third Grade Reading Gaurantee

  • Family Services

  • Flex Credit

Student Resources and Information

  • Content Bilingual Glossaries

  • Academic and Curricular Resources

  • Family Activities

Amy McKinney, Districtwide English Learners (EL) Coordinator
  • Contact Information:

    Communication with students, families, and staff is crucial to the success of Pickerington Schools. Please do not hesitate to contact us by phone or email with any questions or concerns. We always welcome the opportunity to connect with members of our community.

    Amy McKinney, Districtwide English Learners (EL) Coordinator

    614-920-6194

    amy_mckinney@plsd.us

    Denise Mitchell, Administrative Secretary 

    614-920-6192

    denise_mitchell@plsd.us