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Dual Language Immersion Program

En Español

 

The Rialto Unified School District now offers a dual language immersion program at four schools.  Dual Language is a form of education in which students learn content and develop literacy in two languages.  Research shows that learning a second language at a young age can benefit students in many ways.  Come and be part of one of our four informational meetings!

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT RUSD’S ENGLISH LEARNER PROGRAMS OFFICE: (909) 820-7700 EXT. 2322

Interested? Please attend one of the following informational meetings:

Boyd Elementary

310 E. Merrill, Rialto

November 1, 2018

Spanish:  9:00-10:00 a.m.

English:  5:00-6:00 p.m.

 

Kelley Elementary

380 S. Meridian Ave.,

Rialto

November 29, 2018

Spanish:  9:00-10:00 a.m.

English:  5:00-6:00 p.m.

 

Garcia Elementary

1390 W. Randall Ave., Colton

December 6, 2018

Spanish:  9:00-10:00 a.m.

English:  5:00-6:00 p.m.

 

Morris Elementary

1900 W. Randall, Colton

January 24, 2019

Spanish:  9:00-10:00 a.m.

English:  5:00-6:00 p.m.

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What is the Dual Language Immersion Program?

 

The dual language immersion program is a form of education in which students learn  content and develop literacy in two languages. The Dual Language Immersion Program in the Rialto Unified School District will provide instruction in English and Spanish. 

Who can be a part of Dual Language?

 

* Students who begin Kindergarten in August 2019 

* Native English speakers, native Spanish speakers or bilingual students 

* Kindergarten enrollees from all areas of the Rialto Unified School District

 

What are the benefits of the Dual Language Immersion Program?

 

Current research shows that learning a second language can benefit students in the following ways:

* Accelerate academic success

* Enhance communication skills

* Develop an appreciation for diversity

* Gain future personal benefits such as enhanced career, business and travel opportunities