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English as a Second Language

Welcome to the ESL Family resource page. 

We hope to provide valuable resources to help you with your child's education.

Godley ISD is committed to providing an effective ESL program that supports the development of the cognitive, affective, and linguistic domains of Limited English proficient students. 
The goal of the English as a Second Language program is for learners to attain full proficiency in English in order to participate equitably in school.
ESL Program Models available at GISD:
ESL Content- Based Model
English learners receive all content area instruction (English Language Arts and Reading, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies) by teacher(s) certified in ESL and the appropriate grade level and content area.
Pull-Out ESL Model
English learners receive instruction in English Language Arts and Reading (ELAR) by an ESL certified teacher.

What is ESL?

Click the links below to learn more about ESL programs offered at Godley ISD.

TEA Parent and Family Newsletters linked below provide great information regarding current events and ideas of how to incorporate your child's learning into your daily routines at home. 


Use the form below for assistance from the ESL Department: