The Rialto Unified School District now offers a dual language immersion program at several schools. Dual Language is a form of education in which students learn content and develop literacy in two languages. Research shows that learning a second language at a young age can benefit students in many ways. Come and be part of one of our four informational meetings! FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT RUSD’S LANGUAGE ASSESSMENT CENTER: (909) 873-4304
Interested? We are now offering a dual language program at Bemis, Boyd, Curtis, Dunn, Garcia, Kelley, Morris, Trapp, and Werner. Please attend one of the following virtual informational meetings.
If interested or if you have questions, please call us at (909) 873-4304, and your contact information will be noted.
Virtual Meeting 1: Thursday, November 30, 2023
Virtual Meeting 2: Thursday, February 1, 2024
Virtual Meeting 3: Thursday, February 29, 2024
Virtual Meeting 4: Tuesday, March 12, 2024
Virtual Meeting 5: Thursday, May 9, 2024
What is the Dual Language Immersion Program?
The dual language immersion program is a form of education in which students learn content and develop literacy in two languages. The Dual Language Immersion Program in the Rialto Unified School District will provide instruction in English and Spanish.
Who can be a part of Dual Language Immersion?
* Students who begin Kindergarten in August 2023
* Native English speakers, native Spanish speakers or bilingual students
* Kindergarten enrollees from all areas of the Rialto Unified School District
What are the benefits of the Dual Language Immersion Program?
Current research shows that learning a second language can benefit students in the following ways:
* Accelerate academic success
* Enhance communication skills
* Develop an appreciation for diversity
* Gain future personal benefits such as enhanced career, business, and travel opportunities
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