Chicago Heights School District 170 English Learners Program

  • Transitional Bilingual Education, Dual Language One-Way, classes are offered at Garfield Grades K-5th, Roosevelt Grades K-3rd, Washington/McKinley Grades K-5th and Chicago Heights Middle School Grades 6-8th.

    Sheltered Instruction and ESL push-in/co-teaching are offered in all buildings. 

  • Bilingual Director

    Shannon Vera

    708-756-4841

     

    Garfield Elementary

    140 E. 23rd St. 

    708-756-4150

    Maricela Ruiz - Principal 

     

    Roosevelt Elementary

    1345 Sunnyside Ave.

    708-756-4836

    Erin Salamon - Principal

     

    Washington-McKinley

    25 W 16th Pl. 

    708-756-4841

    Gretchen Sutherland - Principal

     

    Chicago Heights Middle School

    1020 Dixie Highway 

    708-882-0170

    William Seidelmann - Principal

     

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    Mission Statement

    The mission of District 170 is to empower English Learners by providing equal access to education through the use of two languages, which will build bilingual, biliterate, bicognitive and bicultural academically successful students.