Program Enrollment/High School Options

Program Enrollment

To be eligible for the Spanish Immersion program in grades 6-9:

  • Students must have functional oral proficiency in Spanish
  • Students must have reading and writing proficiency in Spanish no lower than one grade level below target
  • Students must pass an entrance test that includes reading in the content areas, a writing sample, and an oral interview

High School Continuation Options

After graduating from 8th grade, Immersion students have the following options:

Wakefield High School Immersion Program

  • Spanish course designed to meet the needs of Immersion students
  • Advanced Placement options for Spanish language and literature
  • Opportunities for independent study, travel abroad, and completion of senior project in Spanish

Washington-Lee High School

  • Advanced Placement options for Spanish language and literature
  • International Baccalaureate Bilingual Diploma

Yorktown High School

  • Advanced Placement options for Spanish language and literature

H-B Woodlawn Secondary Program

  • Advanced Placement options for Spanish language and literature