Preparing Spanish-speaking children with superior dual language education.

NEED – Latino children comprise 18.5% of Charlotte-Mecklenburg School’s (CMS) total student enrollment, but only 65% of them are graduating from high school.fish_boy2
LA NECESIDAD – Los niños latinos componen 18.5% de la matrícula total de Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS), pero solo 65% de ellos se gradúan de la escuela secundaria.

PROGRAM – Our dual language education helps our children transition confidently and successfully into kindergarten.

EL PROGRAMA – Nuestro programa educativo de lenguaje dual facilita con éxito la transición de los estudiantes.

IMPACT – Twelve years of research on North Carolina’s pre-kindergarten for at-risk 4-year-olds shows that “dual-language learners” make the greatest academic progress.Girls_Grad285
El IMPACTO – Una investigación de doce años sobre este programa de pre-kindergarten de North Carolina para niños de 4 anos en peligro demuestra que los estudiantes de lenguaje dual avanzan mejor en el programa.

Dual Language Innovation Classroom Open House!

We are expanding!. We will be adding a Dual Language Innovation Classroom for the 2018-2019 school year.

The Innovation Classroom will prepare 36 additional children for kindergarten: half of the children will be from traditional Charlotte Bilingual Preschool families, and half of the children from English-speaking families.

Come to our Open House to learn all about it! Open House Dates – February 7th, February 21st & March 1st…

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Make our Big Dream Fundraising Luncheon come true!

Make our Grandes Sueños’ pinwheels spin!

Join us March 16th, 2018 as we celebrate the past year’s accomplishments and unveil plans for the future.

Special guests, international salsa sensation Tito Puente, Jr. and renown spoken word artist Herrison Chicas who will put sabor to our annual signature fundraising luncheon event.

Dream Big Fundraising Luncheon

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Attend a Show & Tell

Please join us for an upcoming Show & Tell. You’ll tour the school and hear from school leadership about what’s new, what’s on the horizon, and how YOU can play a part.

Preparing Spanish-speaking children with superior dual language education

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