Welcome to World Languages

  • Language and communication are at the heart of the human experience. The Everett Public Schools World Languages program strives to equip students linguistically and culturally to engage effectively with others in global communities at home and around the world.

    By taking a world language courses, students learn about the language and cultures of nations and peoples in our community and around the world. Students can also fulfill minimum admission requirements for Washington State four-year colleges and universities.

    Everett Public Schools World Languages program offers Chinese, French and Spanish at Cascade High School, Everett High School and H. M. Jackson High School. German is offered at Cascade HS and H. M. Jackson HS. Advanced Placement (AP) Language and Culture courses are offered for French, German, and Spanish. Advanced Placement Spanish Literature and Culture is also offered at Cascade High School, Everett High School and H. M. Jackson High School. Spanish 1 is offered as an elective for 8th graders at all five middle schools.

    The French, Spanish, German, and Mandarin/Chinese programs are focused on the World-Readiness Standards for Language Learning, including Communication, Cultures, Connections, Comparisons, and Communities.

    WL Standards

    Contact

    For questions regarding the Everett Public Schools World Languages Program, please contact:

    Georgia Lindquist, Director, Humanities and Secondary Literacy, Curriculum, Assessment & Special Programs
    425-385-4064

    Beth Shipe, Humanities & Literacy Facilitator, Curriculum, Assessment & Special Programs
    425-385-4035

    Jeniffer Pitharoulis, Humanities & Literacy Facilitator, Curriculum, Assessment & Special Programs
    425-385-4084