English as a Second Language

somos una familia
kids holding hands

Collaborating to Ensure Student Success

Sheryl Kimbro, Director of Migrant and ESL Programs

Amie Siebold, ESL Coordinator     

Laura Gutierrez (663-3547)
translates all documents, calls, and conferences into Spanish for Title I schools

Susannah Richardson ( 604-2329 cell)
District Translator

Migrant Recruiter
Diego Hernandez (663-3552- office)

Pender County School district has 9 ESL Teachers who serve approximately 340 students who are currently learning the English language. The native language for most students is either Mixteco (a Mexican indigenous language) or Spanish.

Monika Demecs
*Pender High School and Burgaw Middle School  (ESL & Migrant)

Liz Donnelly
*Burgaw Elementary School and Penderlea

Melinda Daniels and Lyndsay Bloech
Rocky Point Elementary

Tracey Podolinsky
Heide Trask High School

Linda Wall
*Cape Fear Middle School and West Pender Middle School

Michelle Insco
Cape Fear Elementary School 

Erin Worley
Malpass Corner Elementary School  (ESL & Migrant)

Mona Earney
Topsail Schools

Amie Siebold
Lead ESL and Migrant Teacher
Title III Literacy Coach

(*indicates base school)