• English

English SPELL

SPELL Mission

The mission of the St. Paul English Language Learner (SPELL) Program is to foster English language development so students can engage in the critical thinking skills necessary to excel at St. Paul American School Hanoi. 


SPELL provides quality, individualized instruction that advocates intercultural understanding and self awareness to educate English language learners for academic and social purposes.

  • The Secondary School SPELL Program offers language development classes in grades 6 through 10.
  • The Secondary School provides additional language support in some G6-G10 content areas.
  • The Elementary School SPELL Program provides all students in grades K to 5 language development classes taught by qualified ELL teachers.  
  • The Elementary School provides English support in all grade 1 to 5  homeroom classes and offers targeted learning sessions for students needing extra support.
Stephanie Shiers(2) (2)

Stephanie Shiers

Secondary SPELL Coordinator

Abbey Sage (2)

Sage Abbey

Elementary SPELL Coordinator