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District English Learner Advisory Committee, DELAC

The DELAC is an advisory committee comprised of representatives from each school’s English Learner Advisory Committee (ELAC). The role of the DELAC is to advise the Newport-Mesa Unified School District on programs and services for English learners.

As an advisory group, DELAC member duties include:

  1. Development of a district master plan for education programs and services for English learners.
  2. Conducting of a district-wide needs assessment on a school-by-school basis.
  3. Establishment of district program, goals, and objectives for programs and services for English learners.
  4. Development of a plan to ensure compliance with any applicable teacher and/or teacher aide requirements.
  5. Review and comment on the school district reclassification procedures.
  6. Review and comment on the written notifications required to be sent to parents and guardians.
  7. Review and comment on the development or annual update of the Local Control and Accountability Plan.

Each school's ELAC shall have the opportunity to elect at least one of its members to be a site representative DELAC member.  Only DELAC elected representatives may vote on voting items and elect officers.  DELAC members will receive appropriate training and materials to assist in carrying out required advisory responsibilities.

2021-2022 Meeting Dates

  • November 17, 2021
  • December 8, 2021
  • January 12, 2022 
  • February 9, 2022
  • March 16, 2022
  • April 6, 2022
  • May 11, 2022 
  • June 1, 2022

All meetings held from 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Agenda

When:              Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Time:               6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Where:           https://nmusd.zoom.us/j/94760765878

6:30 PM            Welcome and Introductions

                           Laura Dale-Pash, Coordinator of English Learner                                           Programs

6:35 PM            Approval of November 17, 2021 Minutes  

                          Chairperson, Karla Hernandez

6:40 PM            Reclassification and Student Panel

                           Laura Dale-Pash, Coordinator of English Learner                                           Programs   

7:10 PM            Parent Notifications

                            Laura Dale-Pash, Coordinator of English Learner                                            Programs

7:20 PM            Mental Health/Coping Skills and the Pandemic for                                   Students and Parents

                          Maria Barragan, Social Worker

7:45 PM            Input/Questions for January 11 Session with the                                     Superintendent

                           Laura Dale-Pash, Coordinator of English Learner                                           Programs

7:55  PM           Announcements

                           Jackeline Gaitan, District School Community Facilitator

 8:00 PM           Adjournment

 

Cuándo:           Miércoles, 8 de diciembre de 2021

Hora:                6:30 – 8:00 PM

Dónde:             https://nmusd.zoom.us/j/94760765878

6:30 PM            Bienvenida e Introducciones

                          Laura Dale-Pash, Coordinadora de Programas del Idioma                            Inglés                                         

6:35 PM            Aprobación de las Minutas de 17 de Noviembre de                                2021

                           Presidente Karla Hernandez

6:40 PM            Reclasificación y Panel de Estudiantes

                           Laura Dale-Pash, Coordinadora de Programas del                                         Idioma  Inglés         

7:10 PM            Notificaciones para padres

                           Laura Dale-Pash, Coordinadora de Programas del                                         Idioma Inglés

7:20 PM            Salud mental/habilidades de afrontamiento y la                                     pandemia para estudiantes y padres

                           Maria Barragan, Trabajadora Social

7:45 PM            Comentarios y preguntas para la sesión del 11 de                                   enero con el Superintendente

                            Laura Dale-Pash, Coordinadora de Programas del                                        Idioma Inglés

7:55 PM            Anuncios

                            Jackeline Gaitan, Coordinadora de la Comunidad del                                    Distrito

8:00 PM            Reunión concluye

 

 

Contact Us

Vanessa Galey
Director, Special Projects
vgaley@nmusd.us
714-424-8983

Laura Dale-Pash
Coordinator, English Learner Programs
ldalepash@nmusd.us
714-424-7582

Jackeline Gaitan
Community Facilitator 
jgaitanalarcon@nmusd.us
714-424-8986

Clare Warner
Administrative Assistant II
cwarner@nmusd.us
714-424-8984