Sheldon ISD

Every Child, Every Day

Achieving Excellence

Multilingual Department

Our Mission

The primary focus of the SISD Multilingual Department is to help English Language Learners (ELLs) master the state curriculum through instruction in their primary  language and English.

  • Identifying all ELL student’s proficiency levels.
  • Providing all ELL students with access to instruction in the state curriculum (TEKS).
  • Teaching with differentiation techniques, sheltered instruction strategies, and linguistic accommodations.
  • Implementing the English Language Proficiency Standards (ELPS) which require a focus on developing academic language in all content areas.

Dr. Faviola Cantu 
Director of the Multilingual Department
(281) 727-2000 X1338
 Dr. Cantu
Prisilla Ramos 
Secretary of the Multilingual Department
(281) 727-2000 X2073
Ana Maria Nieto
 Parent and Community Liaison
(281) 727-1324
Martha Orozco   
 Compliance Specialist for the Multilingual Department
(281) 727-2000 X2051
Mayra Cazares 
Multilingual Instructional Specialist (Elementary)
(281) 727-2000 X2050
Katrina White
Multilingual Instructional Specialist (Secondary)
(281) 727-2000 X2008

Indira Gonzalez
Multilingual Instructional Specialist 
(281) 727-2000 X 1346
Jeanette Wear
Multilingual Lead LPAC Paraprofessional
(281) 727-2000