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"Language is the skin of the soul."
Fernando Lazaro Carreter
"Americans who travel abroad for the first time are often shocked to discover that, despite all the progress that has been made in the last 30 years, many foreign people still speak in foreign languages."
Dave Barry

World Language

Graduation Requirements & UC Eligibility
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION:  World Languages is a selective elective area. A student must earn 10 credits in two out of three selective elective areas (Fine Arts, World Languages and Applied Academics). For example, if a student earns 10 credits in a world language course, he/she would still need 10 credits from either Fine Arts or Applied Academics to satisfy the graduation requirement.
UC ELIGIBILITY:  e. Language Other than English - 2 years required, 3 years recommended. A student must earn 20 credits and a grade of 'C' or higher in the same language other than English.
Chinese 1
Chinese 3
AP Chinese
French 2
French 4 Honors
AP French
Department Chair
Spanish 3
Spanish 4 Honors

Japanese 1
Japanese 2
Japanese 3
Japanese 4 Honors / AP
Chinese 2
Chinese 3
Chinese 4 Honors
Chinese 2
Chinese 3
Chinese 4 Honors
"One language sets you in a corridor for life. Two languages open every door along the way."
Frank Smith
"If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart."
Nelson Mandela
"To know another language is to have a second soul."