District English Language Acquisition Committee (DELAC)

  • DELAC meetings are typically held 4-5 times per school year. The committee is headed by Roberta Zarea, Director of Educational Services. Members include a school site principal, teachers and parent representatives. 

    SUSD Parents/Guardians:  Parents/Guardians are invited to attend any of these meetings to learn more about our English Learner (EL) programs and/or provide your feedback!  If you are interested in becoming an official committee member, please contact educationalservices@saratogausd.org.

    The committee's charter is outlined HERE

    2017-2018 Committee Roster 

    • Shannon Avina - ELD Teacher, Redwood
    • Laurie Brandt - District Literacy Coach and Elementary ELD Teacher
    • Marion Dickel - ELA/ELD Teacher on Special Assignment
    • Laurie Marshall - Teacher on Special Assignment, Elementary ELD Teacher
    • Kwan Share - EL Aide, Foothill
    • Mariann Smith - EL Aide, Argonaut
    • Laura Torres - EL Aide, Saratoga, Redwood
    • Roberta Zarea - Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services, SUSD 
    • Jessica Yan, Foothill parent
    • Suzanne von Stern, Redwood parent
    • Cynthia Miller, Board member
    • Patty Buchanan, Board member (alternate)

    2017- 2018 DELAC Meeting Dates (All Monday meetings at District Office Large Conference Room)

    Monday, September 25, 3:30-4:30 (or Tuesday, September 26, 8:45-9:30 - Saratoga Elementary School library)

    Monday, October 23, 3:30-4:30

    Monday, January 29, 3:30-4:30 (or Tuesday, January 30, 8:45-9:30 - Foothill Elementary School library)

    Monday, March 19, 3:30-4:30

    Monday, April 23, 3:30-4:30

    Monday, May 21, 3:30-4:30 (or Tuesday, May 22, 8:45-9:30 - Argonaut Elementary School library) 

     

English Learner Program Parent Information

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