Office of Multilingual Learning
360 Colborne St.
Saint Paul, MN 55102
There are several legal requirements that need to be considered in the provision of ELL Services. The basic requirements are listed here. Other requirements are provided on their own pages. ELL staff should be generally familiar with the requirements of providing ELL service.
Basic Criteria for Provision of ELL Service
Students whose native language is other than English as indicated on the Home Language Questionnaire;
Students whose test scores are less than the 36% (1/3 below the standard deviation) on the SAT10 (40% for LCD students as proscribed by the LCD Stipulation)
those who have not passed the MN Basic Standards Test.