Students learn to communicate in languages other than English and develop a strong understanding of other cultures. The program builds language proficiency through a sequence of courses. Therefore, students are strongly encouraged to complete multiple years of a language sequence and to study more than one language. It is notable that most colleges require two consecutive years of a World Language in high school. Competitive college prefer three or more years.
Suggested sequence: All language courses must be studied in successive years.
Middle School -- Grades 7 & 8 World Language
Grade 9 -- Level II
Grade 10 -- Level III
Grade 11 -- Leve IV
Grade 12 -- Level V French, Chinese V and AP Spanish