Multilingual Services


Multilingual Services provides administrative leadership and support for Dual Language, English as a Second Language, as well as LOTE (Languages other than English) throughout all EISD campuses.
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We've updated our Dual Language Program model in Summer 2020 to better serve our students to become bilingual and biliterate in both English and Spanish. Apply your student today!

Dual Language Program Application

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2nd - 5th Grade Transitional Late-Exit
English as a Second Language (ESL)
EISD Multilingual Services provides curriculum and other resources to our students and families who come to EISD knowing little or no English language.
Languages Other Than English (LOTE)

EISD Multilingual Services works with our students who speak languages other than English and Spanish to ensure they receive a great education.

Parent Resources
Dual Language Brochure - English | Español
Dual Language Infographic - English | Español
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Teacher Resources and Training
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Mission, Vision & Core Values


The mission of EISD Multilingual Services is to ensure that multilingual students develop high levels of academic, linguistic and social skills by effectively addressing their needs, recognizing that all stakeholders share the responsibility of increasing student achievement.


EISD Multilingual Services promotes educational equity that will equip our students to become competitive citizens and contribute to our complex world.

Core Values

Engage – in the academic progress of our students
Diversity – value and respect cultures
Global – prepare students for a global society
Equity – based on student needs
Whole-student focus – cognitive, linguistic and social-emotional
Opportunities – value language as an asset
Optimism – positive attitude and beliefs
Developing relationships – commitment and trust
Multilingual Department Staff

Hugo Hernandez - Coordinator
Melissa Olivarez - Coordinator
Edna Nester - Specialist
Maria Graham - Secretary

Joseph Rodriguez

Director, Multilingual Services

 Phone: 210-898-2059
 In-District Ext: 8105

Maria Graham

Secretary, Multilingual Services


Phone:  210-898-2059
In-District Ext: 8105

900 S San Eduardo, Building 2
San Antonio, Texas 78237