English as a Second Language (ESL)

The Westwood Community School District continues to serve a population of English Learners (EL’s) in grades K-12 thought the ESL (English as a Second Language) Program. Under Iowa law, an English Learner is defined as a student whose primary language is a language other than English, with English proficiency low enough to decrease the probability of educational success in an English-only classroom.

The district employees an EL teacher for student success.

For more information on the ESL Program, please contact Suzanne Bartels, sbartels@wcsdrebels.com or call 712-428-3355.