"NAC students can and do thrive at new beginnings"

What is NAC?

Who can Participate?

The NAC- New Arrival Center is designed to meet the needs of those students that are entering U.S. schools for the first time.

The students will be taught language in an interactive environment that scaffolds instruction appropriately for beginning English language learners students.

New Arrival Center students will be taught language through content. This approach maximizes the comprehensible input a teacher can give to English language learners.

  • Guide students’ acculturation to the school system in the United States
  • Develop or strengthen students’ native language literacy skills
  • Helping students acquire beginning English skills
  • Provide some instruction in core content areas

If you have never attended school in the US and are in grades 6th thru 12th you may qualify for our New Arrival Center offered at both the middle school and high school levels.

Additional Benefits of the program:

  • Breakfast and lunch: Free/reduced for those who qualify
  • Transportation to and from campuses
  • Academic guidance and counseling
  • Parent Involvement/Community Resources

NAC Students Transition Trip to Galena Park High School