Language Pathways

  • Elementary

    • in some elementary schools, Spanish, Ojibwe, D/Lakota, and Mandarin Chinese

    Junior High

    • Chinese
    • French
    • Japanese
    • D/Lakota
    • Ojibwe
    • Spanish
    • Hmong

    7th and 8th grades: Students begin to earn high school credit, and entry into higher levels in high school, by:

    Pathway A: IWL classes offered on an A/B schedule-

    7th grade: first half of HS Level 1, taught on alternating days (3 Units)

    8th grade: second half of HS Level 1, taught on alternating days (3 Units)

    Students earn 1 year of high-school world-language credit, and enter HS at Level 2

    Pathway B: IWL classes offered on an every-day schedule-

    7th grade: HS Level 1, taught every day, (6 units)

    8th grade: HS Level 2, taught every day, (6 units)

    Students earn 2 years of high-school world-language credit, and enter HS at Level 3


    Senior High
    9-12 language courses include Standard, Advanced Placement, College in Schools, and International Baccalaureate instruction in:

    • Chinese
    • L/Dakota
    • French
    • German
    • Hmong
    • Japanese
    • Latin
    • Ojibwe
    • Russian
    • Spanish