Spanish Immersion Program

  • Parent Literacy Night

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    What is the Spanish Immersion Program?

    Spanish Immersion Video

    The Spanish Immersion Program (SIP) is a language enrichment program that provides Spanish as a second language instruction to fluent English speaking students through the core academic content areas (Math, Reading, Language Arts, Science and Social Studies).

    Where is the Spanish Immersion Program offered? 

    • Bear Branch Elementary: 1st through 5th grade
    • Groves Elementary: 1st  and 2nd grades
    • Pine Forest Elementary: 1st through 5th grade
    • Creekwood Middle School: Advanced Spanish
    • West Lake Middle School: Advanced Spanish  
    What are the criteria for selection to the Spanish Immersion Program?
    • First time Kindergarten student
    • English Level 8 on a Developmental Reading Assessment
    • Kindergarten Literacy/Language Checklist Assessment 
    Enrollment Process
    1. Attend a Spanish Immersion Program parent informational meeting to receive specific details, expectations, and the application.

    2. Submit completed application to the campus for which your child is applying. Application materials are posted at Materials may also be submitted by printing, signing, scanning, and emailing to

    3. The Spanish Immersion Program will contact your child’s current kindergarten teacher for student information.


  • Spanish Immersion Program 

    Stefanie Perry
    Humanities, Curriculum & Instruction Director

    Dr. Lumara Blanco-Lajara
    Multilingual Department Coordinator

    Martha Garcia,
    Bilingual/Spanish Immersion Specialist