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We welcome you to learn more about District 39's exemplary Elementary Spanish Program and use the many resouces available on this site. Get started by exploring the links below for more information.
- Wilmette Public Schools began Spanish instruction as part of the elementary school day in 2005. It is now a part of the core curriculum for all elementary students in Kindergarten through Fourth Grades.
- All Spanish classes are 20 minutes in length.
- Kindergarten students receive Spanish instruction two times a week. First through Fourth grade students have Spanish class on a daily basis.
- When students enter the fifth grade, they have the choice of continuing their Spanish studies, or trying a new language: French, German, Latin or Mandarin.