Bilingual education and English as a second language programs shall be located in the regular public schools of the school district rather than in separate facilities. In order to provide the required bilingual education or English as a second language programs, school districts may concentrate the programs at a limited number of facilities within the school district provided that the enrollment in those facilities shall not exceed 60% English Learners. Recent immigrant English Learners enrolled in newcomer centers shall return to home campuses no later than two years after initial enrollment in a newcomer program.

Source: The provisions of this §89.1235 adopted to be effective September 1, 1996, 21 TexReg 5700; amended to be effective May 28, 2012, 37 TexReg 3822.


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