Spanish Immersion Pilot Program
The Fox Chapel Area School District will be opening a Spanish Immersion pilot program at the start of the 2019-2020 school year. The program will be open to students in our current kindergarten classes and will be housed at Kerr Elementary School. The purpose of this page is to provide additional information to parents and guardians about the program.
Want to learn more about the district's Spanish Immersion pilot program? Watch the video below.
Click below to view a PDF of the presentation that is given at the Spanish Immersion parent meetings.
Click below for a brochure on the district's Spanish Immersion Program.
Click below to see an open enrollment advertisement for the program.
Click below to view a parental commitment form.
Click below for the Spanish Immersion Program admission guidelines.
Click below for an information guide on the program.
Click below to download the Spanish Immersion program application. Please note that this is just a sample of the application. The sign-up must be completed and turned in electronically
Want to sign up for the Spanish Immersion pilot program? Click the link below. Please note that this link will not go live until April 1, 2019.
These articles/video provide additional information.
What the Research Say about Immersion
Dual Language Learning: 6 Key Insight for Schools
Languages and Learners Making the Match
Click below to view a video entitled, "Benefits of a Bilingual Brain."