World Languages


In the World Languages Department, we believe that the acquisition of a second language is an integral part of every student’s education. Knowledge of another language provides an insight into other cultures and other people and therefore creates a better understanding of the world.


  • Classics 6
  • Classics 7
  • French 1, 2, 3, and 4
  • Advanced/AP French Language and Culture
  • Mandarin 1, 2, 3, and 4
  • Advanced/AP Mandarin Language and Culture
  • Spanish 1, 2, and 3
  • Spanish 4/Honors
  • Advanced/AP Spanish Language and Culture

Honors and AP Requirements

Annual advancement in World Languages is a straightforward progression through levels, provided that students are displaying mastery in a given year. Selection for honors-level classes takes place during the school year, and advanced-level classes may be taught in conjunction with Advanced Placement courses.