Welcome to King Kaumuali`i's ESLL Program

A program to assist students (first or native language is not english) to acquire a level of English proficiency and a leval of achiemvent in reading and language which will provide them with an equal opportunity to succeed in the regular education program.

ESLL also works with classroom teachers to meet the Hawaii Content performances Standards.

While many ESLL students come from other countries, many are native-born, second generation Americans. The parents native language is mostly spoken at home.




The goals of the ESLL Program are to assist students to:

1. Acquire a level of English proficiency whick will provide them with an equaal opportunity to succed in the regular education program.

2. Acquire level of achievement in language and reading which will enable them to succeed in the regulare educaiton program.

3. Develop an understanding of appreciation for the diverse cultures in Hawaii.