Language Acquisition

BESL DEPARTMENT

Mission:
Writing Success Stories, one student at a time. 

Vision:

The mission of the Bilingual/ESL department is to effectively support our students’ diverse academic, linguistic, and cognitive needs to help them become productive members of our society. Together, we will bring a force of excellence to schools, communities, and families.

 

Duncanville ISD Bilingual/ESL Program Manual

 

Participating Campuses

Elementary:

Acton
Alexander
Bilhartz
Central
Fairmeadows
Hastings
Hyman
Merrifield
Smith

Intermediate:

Daniel
Brandenburg
Hardin

Middle School:

Byrd
Kennemer
Reed

High school: 

Duncanville High School
Pace

Auxiliary:

Summit

Erica Reyes

Erica Reyes
Director of Language Acquisition & Early Childhood
ereyes@duncanvilleisd.org

Tami Sanchez
BESL Coordinator
tsanchez@duncanvilleisd.org 

Claudia Galvan
Early Childhood Coordinator
clgalvan@duncanvilleisd.org

Jose Pinter
EL Instructional Specialist
jpinter@duncanvilleisd.org

Karen Boss-Johnson
EL Instructional Specialist
kboss@duncanvilleisd.org

Natasha Williams
EC Instructional Specialist
nawilliams@duncanvilleisd.org

Pauline Rocha
EC Instructional Specialist
procha@duncanvilleisd.org

Maria Jimenenz
Department Secretary
mjimenez@duncanvilleisd.org

BESL Office
Duncanville Education Plaza
710 S Cedar Ridge Dr
Duncanville 75137

Hours of Operation:
M-Th 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
F 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

phone: 972-708-2075
fax: 972-708-2020


LPAC Specialists

Araceli Gil
agil@duncanvilleisd.org

Lily Galvan
Lgalvan@duncanvilleisd.org

Elizabeth Estrada
eestrada@duncanvilleisd.org

Vanessa Salinas
vsalinas@duncanvilleisd.org


LPAC Clerks

Mary Aguirre
marya@duncanvilleisd.org

Rosa Inurrigarro
rinurrigarro@duncanvilleisd.org