Calgary Board of Education

 
Spanish Bilingual Program

Spanish Resource Websites

HolaThe Spanish Bilingual Program provides students with the opportunity to acquire proficiency in English and Spanish.

The day is divided according to the language of instruction. For example in the morning the children work on Spanish Language Arts, Math and Physical education in Spanish and in the afternoon they work on Language Arts, Social Studies, Science and Health in English. Art and technology are integrated according to themes and outcomes.

The Bilingual program begins in kindergarten and extends to grade 12. the Program is part of the International Spanish Academy (ISA) network sponsored by the Ministry of Education and Culture of Spain. Children are eligible for entry in kindergarten or grade one.

Spanish Bilingual Program graduates of an ISA school will have access to a number of educational opportunities in Spain.