Spanish Language Immersion Program
Two-Way Spanish Language Immersion Program
Do you want your child to speak, read, and write fluently in Spanish and English?
Boone Elementary, through its Spanish Immersion program, offers a great opportunity for children to learn Spanish beginning in Kindergarten. This program is a two -way dual immersion model, where the classrooms are made up of Spanish and English speakers.
What is Spanish Language Immersion?
In the primary grades, students receive all academic instruction in Spanish, along with dedicated time for English Language Arts. The instructional time in Spanish and English is adjusted over time and reaches a 50-50 balance in each language in 3rd-5th grades. Currently, our Spanish Immersion program exists for students in grades K-5. Read more...
What are the benefits?
- Enhanced thinking and problem solving skills
- Multicultural awareness
- Educational and career advantages
2nd Grade 80% Spanish 20% English
3rd Grade - 70% Spanish 30% English
4th and 5th Grade - 50% Spanish 50% English
For more information, call (619) 344-6000