English Learners, EL Committee 2019-2020


To ensure success of English Language Learners by:

  • Gaining and sharing knowledge, skills and strategies for effective teaching of ELs
  • Communicating with and training building level staff
  • Supporting ELs’ teachers and families to meet the unique educational needs of ELs.
Lance Boyd, Director of Student Services; Irina Mills, EL (English Learner) Teacher
Meeting Frequency: 

First Tuesday of Each Month

Usual Meeting Place: 

GFPS District Office Building

Meeting Dates and Times: 

First or Second Tuesday of Each Month
3:45 – 4:30 p.m.

  • September 3, 2019
  • October 1, 2019
  • November 5, 2019
  • December 3, 2019
  • January 7, 2020
  • February 4, 2020
  • March 3, 2020
  • April 14, 2020
  • May 12, 2020


Committee Members: 
Mariela Rivera Coto Chief Joseph
Heidi Stubbs Lewis and Clark
Terri Gordillo Lincoln
Tammy Andrews/Luke Ferda Longfellow
Kara Greenwell/Lauren Matijo Loy
Jenelle Kidrick Meadow Lark
Caressa Hewitt Morningside
Tiffany Sweeney Mountain View
Nikki Ritland Riverview
Tammy Andrews Giant Springs
Theresa Busch Sacajawea
Ralee Thornton Sunnyside
Kandi Rasmussen Valley View
Tammy Davis West
Cassie Johnson Whittier
Kayte Howell/Mary Wren East Middle School
Durbin Widhalm North Middle School
Jamie Williams CMR
Dakota Rosales/Jana Mora/Mary Dea GFH
Scott Pasek Paris Gibson Education Center
Katya Marandino Irish ABLE
Kathryn Hinkle ELF Center
Our Lady of Lourdes/ Holy Spirit
Director of Indian Education
Lance Boyd Director of Student Services
Carol Paul Student Services Coordinator
Irina Mills EL Teacher
Stephanie Digiulio School Psychologist


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