English Language Advisory Committee ELAC

What is ELAC or English Learner Advisory Committee?
This committee serves by contributing to the development of our English Learner program and the academic and socio emotional success of English Learners at SOEC.  
The committee is made up of parent members elected by parent members.
ELAC learns not only about programs and matters pertaining to English Learner students, the committee works to keep families connected and informed about all aspects of the education students receive at SOEC.
Join ELAC!  
  • Learn about programs offered to our children
  • Participate in the school's needs assessment of students, parents, and teachers
  • Provide input to the principal and school staff of the most positive and effective strategies for teaching English Learners
  • Have representation at the district level (DELAC)
Mandated ELAC Meeting Topics include:
The LAUSD Master Plan and Master Plan Program Options
Reclassification Process
The Importance of Regular School Attendance
Input and Evaluation of School wide Needs Assessment and Budgetary Recommendations
ELAC Topics of Interest include:
Multicultural Awareness
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Pathway to Biliteracy and Bilingualism Awards
ELPAC Preparation (English Language Proficiency Assessment of California)
Maria Iaushkin          Chair
Darya Kozmech       Vice Chair
Elizabeth Blaylock    Secretary
If you have any questions about ELAC and if you are interested in joining, please contact:
Hope Matthews AP/EL Designee at 818 784 8283 or Maria Iaushkin via Parent Square
2022-2023 Meeting Agendas and Minutes
2023-2024 Meeting Agendas and Minutes