COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
P. O. BOX 2120
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120

SUPTS. MEMO. NO. 28
June 2, 2000

ADMINISTRATIVE

TO: Division Superintendents
FROM: JoLynne DeMary
Acting Superintendent of Public Instruction
SUBJECT: Part II: Survey of Limited English Proficient (LEP) Students


 The Department of Education sent Part I of the Survey of Limited English Proficient 
LEP) Students to each locality in November 1999 (Administrative Supts. Memo No. 93).
A federal grant received by the Department of Education requires the collection of 
additional data not requested in previous fall surveys. Thus, the LEP survey has 
been divided into two parts.  Part II, the current survey, requests the following 
information for the 1999-2000 school year: 

 Number of LEP students retained (grades 7-12)
 Number of LEP students who exited the program
 Tests and methods used for reclassification
 Number of teachers who received ESL in-service or pre-service training

Please provide the additional information regarding your ESL program on the attached
form, and forward the completed form by July 21, 2000, to Terry Franson, ESL 
specialist, at the address listed on the form.  If you have any questions, please 
feel free to contact Terry Franson at tfranson@pen.k12.va.us),(804) 786-4640.

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