World Languages

  • American Sign Language l

    Grades 9-12

    1 unit of credit

    This is a course in the fundamentals of American Sign Language (ASL).  Students will begin to understand and communicate in ASL.  Communication skills using practical vocabulary are emphasized.  Students also begin to study the culture of the deaf community.  Cannot be taken for credit recovery.

    Session 1, seated, 8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.


  • Japanese l

    Grades 9-12

    1 unit of credit

    Students will begin to understand, speak, read, and write Japanese. Conversational skills using the present tense and practical vocabulary are emphasized. Students also begin to study the culture of Japanese-speaking people. Cannot be taken for credit recovery.

    Session 1 and 2, online only


  • Japanese ll

    Grades 9-12

    1 unit of credit

    Builds on first-level course. Students increase their vocabulary, are introduced to the past tense, and improve conversational, reading, and writing skills. Students continue to study the culture of Japanese-speaking people.  Prerequisite:  Successful completion of Japanese I. Cannot be taken for credit recovery.

    Session 1 and 2, online only


  • Spanish l

    Grades 9-12

    1 unit of credit 

    Students will begin to understand, speak, read, and write Spanish. Conversational skills using the present tense and practical vocabulary are emphasized. Students also begin to study the culture of Spanish-speaking people. Successful completion of Spanish I in the eighth grade allows students to enroll in Spanish II.  Cannot be taken for credit recovery.


  • Spanish ll

    Grades 9-12

    1 unit of credit 

    Builds on the first-level course.  Students increase their vocabulary, continue to use and develop the present tense and infinitive verb constructions, and improve conversational, reading, and writing skills. Students continue to study the culture of Spanish-speaking people.  Prerequisite:  Successful completion of Spanish I.  Cannot be take for credit recovery.