English Language Learners

  • Chelsea Heights Elementary School has students with a rich variety of languages and cultures. There are over eighteen different languages spoken in the homes of Chelsea Heights students.

    Students that qualify for English language services receive direct support in English language acquisition. A licensed ESL teacher provides consultation and support to classroom teachers and student support staff based on each student's English language learning needs.

    Erika Spofford is the Chelsea Heights English Learner teacher. 

    Maria Gutierrez is the bilingual Educational Assistant for the English Learner program at Chelsea Heights. She is fluent in Spanish and English. 

    Erika and Maria can be reached at: 651-293-8790, or by email:  erika.spofford@spps.org        maria.gutierrez@spps.org




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