ACCESS Testing

Today we began ACCESS testing. Please consult the schedule below for upcoming testing dates.

Listening: Monday, January 22nd

Reading: Wednesday, January 24th

Writing: Friday, January 26th

Speaking: Monday, January 29th/Tuesday, January 30th

For more information on ACCESS, please click here


Congratulations to Serli for receiving a Student of the Month award for Developmental Reading. Also, another big congratulations to Giuseppe for receiving a Citizen of the Month award. Way to go, guys! 🙂

Parent/Teacher Conferences

Just a reminder that Parent/Teacher Conferences are scheduled for this week!

Tuesday, 11/7 from 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Thursday, 11/9 from 7:00 am – 2:00 pm

I look forward to speaking with you about your child’s progress in ELL.

Report Cards

Report cards for term 1 will be passed out to students today. With those report cards, you should see a progress report for English Language Learning. Please let me know if you have any questions!



Parent/Teacher Conferences

Attention parents and guardians, please make sure to fill out the parent/teacher conference form to sign up for a date and time to visit with your child’s homeroom teacher and specialists.

Conference Days and Times

Tuesday, November 7th from 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm.

Thursday, November 9th from 7:10 am to 2:00 pm.

I look forward to seeing you then!

Welcome New and Returning Students

Parents and students, welcome to our ELL classroom’s blog. Here you will be able to view important updates and information. I welcome you to join our Google Classroom Page (students: check your email for the invitation) as well as our Instagram account to have a virtual look of our daily adventures.

Instagram: @ms.sinnott.ell

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ELL Screen Testing

ELL testing has begun at MSMS.


For all my ELL students returning from last year, please be patient as I complete assessment for all those new to the district. I will be creating a schedule once testing is complete. Looking forward to seeing you in class very soon! 🙂

MCAS Testing – 5/9 & 5/10

ALL ELL students will be participating in the Math MCAS May 9th and 10th. ELL students will receive accommodations based on their proficiency level. All ELLs will receive a bilinguagl word-to-word dictionary in their home language. If you have any questions about the additional accommodations, please email me at

No School

There will be no school April 14, 2017

Reminder: There is also no school April 17-21st. Enjoy your vacation, students and faculty!