2018-2019 Dual Immersion Applications
Open: Monday, January 8th
Closes: Friday, February 16th
Parent Information Meeting: Tuesday, January 23rd at 6pm
Acceptance Notification to Parents: Friday, March 9th
Parent Commitment Forms Due: Friday, March 23rd
Cherry Hill Elementary is pleased to announce our Spanish Dual Language Immersion Program.
WHAT IS IMMERSION?
Students receive instruction in both English and Spanish from two quality teachers, 50% in each language. The program begins in 1st grade and students continue receiving instruction in both languages through 6th grade.
More than forty years of research consistently documents the power of immersion programs to help students attain high levels of second language proficiency.
PROVEN BENEFITS OF IMMERSION PROGRAMS
- Long Term Second Language Skills
- Improved Performance on Standardized Tests
- Enhanced Cognitive Skills
- Increased Cultural Sensitivity
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?
The immersion program at Cherry Hill seeks to enroll 1st grade students for next year of varying backgrounds and abilities.