English as a New Language

The Liverpool Central School District strives to ensure English as a New Language students acquire English proficiency through our English as a second language program. Our goal is to provide opportunities for students to succeed academically and socially while learning English. We work to help students maintain their native languages and cultures while helping families acculturate to the Liverpool Community. 


 Name                                                    Location                                                                                                         Contact

Czachowski, Robin       Nate Perry Elementary School                                                        315-453-0272

Gordon, Carolyn            Liverpool High School/Chestnut Hill Middle School          315-453-1500/ 315-453-0242

Knapp, Katie                    Morgan Road Elementary School                                                   315-453-1268

Vercillo, Stacey               Donlin Drive Elementary School                                                     315-453-0249

Wood, Barbara               Chestnut Hill Elementary School                                                    315-452-0242


Abbreviations and Terms Associated with English as a Second Language:

BETAC: Bilingual/ESL Technical Assistance Center

ENL: English as a New Language

ELL: English Language Learner

ESL: English as a Second Language 

ESOL: English to Speakers of Other Languages

LEP: Limited English Proficient

NYSESLAT: New York State English as a Second Language Achievement Test

NYSITELL: New York State Identification Test for English Language Learners

RBERN: Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network

TESOL: Teachers of English to Students of other Languages