Mandarin Immersion Program

Marvin Elementary School

Union County Public Schools offers Mandarin and Spanish Immersion as a K - 12 program. Details on the UCPS Dual Language Immersion programs, visit the UCPS DLI webpage at

Marvin Elementary offers Mandarin Immersion from kindergarten through fifth grade with one immersion classroom per grade. Mandarin Language Arts, Math, Science and Social Studies are taught in Mandarin. English Language Arts are taught daily for 75 minutes a day.

Marvin Ridge Middle School offers Science and Social Studies in grades 6 and 7 as content-based Mandarin immersion as the continuation to the Marvin Elementary and Kensington Elementary K - 5 Mandarin Immersion Program. In 8th grade, students take Mandarin Immersion/Heritage for high school credit.