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*

The WL Dept. 2022 Summer Proficiency Practice can be found here(coming soon) for all students entering WHS in levels 3-5AP

*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

Read here for a tribute to a legendary WHS language teacher and Classics scholar and his influence on students learning languages as written by a WHS graduate and professional writer and linguist, Joseph Luzzi

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