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What are the functions of the Multilingual Assessment Center?

  • To assist immigrant families with the enrollment and identification process
  • To assess potential English Language Learner (ELL) students
  • To determine program and school placement (ESOL, Transitional Bilingual, Newcomer Learning Academy)
  • To review foreign high school transcripts and collaborate with other offices to award credits
  • To input assessment data to the School Computer Network (SCN)
  • To provide social service support for immigrant families through collaboration with community partners

For more information, call the Office of Multilingual Curriculum and Programs at 215-400-4240 (Opt. 1) or visit: