Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the Two-Way Dual Language Program?

  • Will a second language interfere with my child’s English ability?

  • Will my child fall behind if he/she learns two languages?

  • Will my child learn the same things as students in the regular classes?

  • How can we manage if no one in our family speaks Spanish?

  • If we move to another area, will my child fit into a regular English classroom?

  • Will my child take the STAAR test in English or Spanish?

  • How can I evaluate my child’s progress if no one speaks Spanish at home?

  • How will my child understand if he/she does not speak the second language?

  • How can parents support their child in the program?

  • When will my child become fluent?

  • What about the first days in immersion?