• World Lanugage

    Mission & Vision

    To provide instruction that develops learners’ abilities to read, write, speak and listen in a world language, while fostering an understanding of global cultures.


    Belief Statements

     Through study of world languages, students will

    • Develop communicative proficiency in the target language.
    • Engage in authentic, learner-centered language practice in an environment where risk-taking is encouraged and supported.
    • Cultivate an appreciation and respect for different cultural perspectives.
    • Connect world language knowledge with other disciplines.
    • Identify similarities and differences between the target language and the learners’ own languages.
    • Utilize media and technology to enhance language proficiency and cultural understanding.
    • Participate in multilingual communities locally and around the world.
    • Expand post-secondary opportunities through acquired language skills.