In its efforts to provide opportunity to all students, Sheldon ISD will offer the dual language program at all elementary campuses in 2017-2018. Students in Pre-K, Kindergarten and first grade will be able to take part in this exciting, research based programs that helps students become proficient in English and Spanish. Through the program, native English speakers and native Spanish speakers will acquire the skills to be successful in school while also becoming bilingual and biliterate. The dual language program also builds cross-cultural awareness by exposing students to customs, and traits from around the world. Students maintain the same rigor in their academics and core subjects with no loss to their first language.
Pre-K, Kindergarten and 1st Grade
Feb 15th Feb 16th Feb 28th March 2nd
9-10am 6-7pm 9-10am 5-6pm
NOC CECA NOC NOC
Are you interested in enrolling your child in the dual language program?
1. Attend an informational meeting to understand the program and requirements.
2. Complete an interest form online.
3. Students will participate in basic skills screening and oral testing in both languages.
4. If your child is selected, you must sign a commitment to a five-year program.