WHS World Languages


The Westerly Public Schools World Language Program will inspire students to welcome the challenge of rigorous study and communicate beyond their native language in a global environment. Teachers will promote linguistic competency and appreciation of cultural diversity . They will establish environments of mutual respect that foster lifelong learning

              Ms. Sarah Steverman, MA, CAGS

               Department Chairperson

WHS Program of Studies World Languages Offerings Information can be found here*

Are you interested in traveling to Quebec, Canada in February 2023? Get more information here! 

NEWS: CONGRATS RACHEL DEANGELIS!!! 3rd place winner for LTI Seal of Biliteracy Achievement Scholarship

The WL Dept. 2023 Summer Proficiency Practice can be found here for all students entering WHS in levels 1-5AP

Read more here on the benefits of Multilingualism in the Workplace

*We are excited to announce a new WHS Graduation Pathway called International Skills!  See details here! This is a great opportunity for juniors to connect their senior project with their course of studies reflecting global competency! See a world language teacher or the senior project coordinator for more information!

What can you do at home to enhance your language learning experience? Read THIS


The WPS District World Languages Program Website is here 


THE WPS Elementary Spanish Program Course Information is HERE

Where are our former language learners? Contact Ms. Steverman with your personal or professional update involving learning or using another language at ssteverman@westerly.k12.ri.us