WHY DUAL LANGUAGE?
More than forty years of research consistently document the power of dual language programs to help students attain high levels of second language proficiency.
Young children especially thrive in this type of instructional environment. No other kind of instruction, short of living in a second language environment, is as successful.
Second Language Skills
Improved Performance on Standardized Tests
Enhanced Cognitive Skills
Increased Cultural Sensitivity
Maximize students' second language proficiency
Provide a rich academic environment
Develop students' abilities to work successfully in multiple cultural settings
Offer a rich, culturally diverse experience for the entire school community