Foreign Language Department

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Rita A. Oleksak, Director

Lisa Laurito, Administrative Secretary
for general inquiries or to schedule a visit 

(860) 652-7954 
Rose Scotto, Administrative Secretary
for inquiries regarding Chinese, Russian, Technology, & Exchanges 
(860) 652-7958
Please look below and click on the links above and to the left to learn more about us!

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Our Foreign Language Program was recently highlighted on the Asia Society website!

Our Mission Statement
The Glastonbury Public Schools' Foreign Language Department cultivates students' understanding and appreciation of other cultures as well as their own and empowers them to communicate and participate successfully as informed citizens in a global society. 

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