English Learners Advisory Council (ELAC)

English Learners Advisory Council (ELAC)

Comité Consejero de Aprendices de Ingles (ELAC)


The first ELAC meeting/orientation for the 2019-2020 school year is scheduled for

Thursday, September 26, 2019 at 5:00 pm in the Faculty Dining Room. 


 La proxima junta de ELAC esta programada el jueves 26 de septiembre en el comedor de maestros a las 5:00 pm. 



The English Learners Advisory Council (ELAC) serves the purpose of determining how to best allocate school funds to support our English Learner (EL) students. PowerPoint presentations relating to the composition of ELAC, the language census, and requirements relating to reclassification are available on this page.


Las presentaciones de PowerPoint relacionadas a la composición de ELAC, el censo del idioma, y los requisitos relacionados a la reclasificación están disponibles en esta página. 




ELAC Comité compuesto de padres, personal, y miembros de la comunidad diseñado específicamente para aconsejar a los oficiales escolares en los servicios del programa de aprendices de Ingles.



  •        Involucrado en la toma de decisiones del programa de EL
  •        Entendimiento más profundo del proceso de reclasificación
  •        Desarrollo de relaciones con maestros y administración


Si usted está interesado, por favor llene el enunciado anexo y regréselo a Margarita Ponce en  BCCHS.



ELAC is a committee comprised of parents, staff, and community members specifically designated to advise school officials on English Learners program services.

There are many benefits of parent membership including

  •       Involvement in decision-making of EL program
  •       Deeper understanding of reclassification process
  •       Developing relationships with teachers and administration

If you are interested, please fill out the attached statement and return to Margarita Ponce at BCCHS.



Agendas for regularly-scheduled meetings will be posted on the school website at least 72 hours in advance.

If you are interested in becoming a voting member of the ELAC, please fill out the Statement of Intent to Run form attached below and return it to Jennifer Victoria in the Parent Center.


If you have any questions, please contact:

Veronica Perez, EL Coordinator at v.perez@birminghamcharter.com or (818) 758-4453

Jennifer Victoria at j.victoria@birminghamcharter.com or (818) 758-4457

Margarita Ponce at m.ponce@birminghamcharter.com or (818) 758-5281






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