Bilingual Program

Meeting the needs of students from linguistically and culturally diverse backgrounds

The Bilingual Program at Eastgate Elementary addresses the developmental language needs of students in kindergarten through 5th grade from linguistically and culturally diverse backgrounds and to help them achieve the high content and performance standards expected of all students in the Kennewick School District. The program helps English Language Learners (ELLs) to become proficient in English and Spanish in order to meet state learning standards.