Modern Language Classes

Spanish, French and Mandarin Chinese
Spanish

At Otter Valley we offer Spanish language courses beginning in the 7th grade.  Students may take Spanish throughout their high school careers  .  Course descriptions and syllabi can be found under individual teacher classroom pages. 


Spanish courses at OV:

  • Spanish 1a
  • Spanish 1b
  • Spanish 2
  • Spanish 3
  • Spanish 4- Latin American/Spanish Culture
  • Spanish 5- Latin American/Spanish Culture



















French

French courses beginning at the basic intro level begin in 7th grade.  Students may pursue French all the way through 12th grade.  




French courses at OV:

  • French 1a
  • French 1b
  • French 2
  • French 3
  • French 4- French/Francophone Culture
  • French 5- French/Francophone Culture
Mandarin Chinese

New as of the 2015-16 school year- Mandarin Chinese!

Currently Mandarin 1 and 2 are offered at OV beginning in the 8th grade.   Courses may be taken by students in any grade level.  Mandarin 1 is a prerequisite of Mandarin 2.  

Mandarin courses at OV:
  • Mandarin 1
  • Mandarin 2
  • East Asian Studies- cross listed with Social Studies