• Welcome to the Department of World Languages!
    Sam Yi  
    Our Department Mission Statement: 
                                 "Speaking a second language can open the world for you"
    We offer three languages in the department of World Languages:  French, Italian and Spanish. Here are a few suggestions we would like to share with you for a successful year:
    • There is homework every night
    • There is extra help before, during  and after school
    • Daily review of notes
    • Do not wait until the night before to study, it should be done on a daily basis!
    Textbooks:  In  French Bien Dit - level 1,2,3, $69.00    In Italian Avanti , Ciao,
    Prego - levels 1,2,3 $68.00,$78.00, $93.00  In Spanish Descubre level 1,2,3  $72.00

    Upcoming Events
    :   International Night,  Friday, 11/18/16
                                      Italian Pasta Bash, Friday, 3/3/17
                                      World Languages' Week, 3/6-3/10/17
                                      National Exams, 3/13-3/17/17
                                      World Languages' National Honor
                                      Society Induction Dinner, Thursday, 4/20/17
    What are the benefits of knowing a second language?
    • Students of world languages score statistically higher on standardize tests conducted in English.
    • In most cases, learning another language enhances a child's English ability.
    • Students of world languages have an access to a greater number of career possibilities.
    • Americans fluent in other languages enhance our economic competitiveness abroad, improve our global  communication, and maintain our political and security interests.
    • Knowing a second language ultimately provides a competitive advantage in the workforce by opening up additional job opportunities.