Dual Language Enrichment Program Campuses
Elementary Dual Language Campuses
Fields Elementary PK - 5th Grade
Gonzalez Elementary PK - 5th Grade
Jackson Elementary PK - 5th Grade
Milam Elementary PK - 5th Grade
McAuliffe Elementary PK - 5th Grade
Perez Elementary PK - 5th Grade
Sanchez Elementary PK - 5th Grade
Middle School Dual Language Campus
Fossum Middle School 6th - 8th Grade
High School Dual Language Campus
Achieve Early College High School 9th Grade
*If you would like for your child to participate in a Dual Language Enrichment Program, but it is not offered at your home campus, use this link to request a transfer.
Transportation is provided for all transfer students participating in a Dual Language Enrichment Program.
The Purpose of Dual Language
To achieve high levels of cognitive, academic, and linguistic proficiency in two languages, while developing higher order thinking skills and on-grade level concepts in a student-centered, inquiry-based environment.
"He who speaks two languages, is worth two persons." - El que sabe dos idiomas, vale por dos.
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Key Elements of the Dual Language Enrichment Program
Develop bilingual and biliterate students by 5th Grade;
Challenging, interactive, and authentic instruction;
Inquiry-based, project-based learning environment;
High levels of collaboration among students;
Teachers teach to the top top 25% of the class;
Use of sheltered instruction to make content comprehensible in the second language;
Reach high levels of literacy in the first and second language across all content areas.