• Multilingual Services


    BJHS values the diversity of our students and staff; we value languages, identities, and families. Every student and every family has unique funds of knowledge that we are excited to learn about in our programs.


    We offer two programs to support our multilingual students at Bloomington Junior High School. Please contact us if you have questions about our programs.


    Bilingual Services (Spanish/English)

      Bilingual Language Arts (6th-8th)

      Bilingual mathematics in 6th grade and 7th grade and cotaught (general education teacher and bilingual teacher) mathematics in 8th grade

      Bilingual intervention supports during roundtable


    English Language Development (ELD) Services

       ELD Social Studies in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade




    Department Chair and 6th-8th grade math: Helen Brandon   brandonh@district87.org

    6th grade BLA, 6th grade ELD SS: Hannah Harrold harroldh@district87.org

    7th grade BLA: Marbella Haro harom@district87.org

    8th Grade BLA, 8th grade ELD SS, 7th grade ELD SS: Ashley Johnston Carrasco    johnstoncarrascoa@district87.org