Year 9 English for Second Language Learners

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms C. Butler

This course assists students in developing and strengthening their skills in oral, written and visual English language. It also helps them improve their reading and listening skills in English. This course incorporates elements of the core subjects in order to support students in their learning across the curriculum.

Recommended Prior Learning

Invitation Only. It will replace their language option.


Courses will only run based on minimum entries

Selecting a course does not guarantee entry into this course

You may apply for an exemption if you do not meet the prerequisites of a course or if the course requires this for entry

Standards offered can be altered at the discretion of the HOF or HOD of the Department

Some standards in NCEA courses might be optional depending on student strengths