World Languages

Student writing Chinese characters

Learning another language benefits and prepares students to live and work in our diverse and interconnected world. Learning more than one language opens doors for students.  Buncombe County Schools supports leading-edge language instruction for all students, K-12.

World Languages
The following classical, modern, dual, and heritage language courses are implemented at specific grade levels across Buncombe County Schools:

  • Chinese
    English as a Second Language
    French
    German
    Latin
    Spanish

    Dual Language Spanish Immersion
    Heritage Spanish for Native Speakers

    North Carolina Virtual Public School World Language courses are offered to students at specific grade levels, as well.


"Teaching Spanish to my students makes me feel so proud of my heritage. As an adult, I see the advantages of knowing two languages myself. It's so fulfilling to know that I am sharing this gift with my students for them to use in their future and help them succeed in life."

~Gabriela Birmingham, Dual Language Spanish Immersion Teacher
Oakley Elementary School

 

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