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PARENT INFORMATION SESSIONS

Parents interested in the Fall 2020 kindergarten MUST attend one of the

Parent Information Sessions:


District Offices

321 Village Road East

February 24, 2020: 7:00 pm

March 16, 2020: 7:00 pm


Click HERE to sign up for one of the mandatory Parent Information Sessions.



PROVEN BENEFITS

Second Language Skills

Students achieve high proficiency in the immersion language.

Enhanced Cognitive Skills

Language Immersion students typically develop greater cognitive flexibility, demonstrating increased attention control, better memory, and superior problem solving skills as well as enhanced understanding of their primary language.

Improved Performance on Standardized Tests

Immersion students perform as well as or better than non-immersion students on standardized tests of English and math administered in English.

Increased Cultural Sensitivity

Language Immersion students are more aware of and show more positive attitudes towards other cultures and an appreciation of other people.

Long Term Benefits

Language Immersion students are better prepared for the global community and job markets where a second language is an asset.


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Image Credit: https://www.twincities.com/2016/02/12/minnesotas-dual-language-immersion-esl-ell-growing-need/