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    Services

    Van Asselt offers many services to meet the needs of our diverse community learners. To learn more about services offered, please click on the links below:

    Comprehensive Bilingual Education
    Music, Theater, Art and Physical Education
    Family Support Workers
    Community Learning Center


    Comprehensive Bilingual Education

    The ELL department has 4 full-time ELD teachers/Bilingual reading specialists and nine Bilingual Instructional assistants provide help for bilingual students. This year we have 240 students who speak Somali,  Oromo, Sonike, Spanish, Tagalog, Vietnamese, Arabic, Cambodian, Arabic, Amharic, and Afar.  All ELL students at Van Asselt are included in regular classrooms and served by the ELL staff.  Van Asselt uses a collaborative model, pull-out for individual and small group and in-class assistance.

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    Music, Physical Education, Art

    Van Asselt is proud to offer a full-time music program and instrumental music for intermediate students. Based on the state standards for the arts, our music program teaches students essential musical concepts and allows them to enjoy the pleasure of a variety of music and songs. Students have the chance to perform for school functions and to participate in choir.

    Music, Art, and Physical Education rotate on a week-by-week basis.

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    Family Support Workers

    The family support worker provides students and families with needed support and access to social services available.

    Nina Bowman

    206-252-7547

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    Community Learning Center

    Community Learning Center is an after school program designed for grades 3-5 and supports those who have siblings in grades K-2

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