Spanish Immersion Program

For students who participated in a Dual Language Program at Mountain View Elementary School, the following course path will be taken at Walton:

  • 6th Grade
    • Students will take US History I and US History II (typically taken in 7th grade) in Spanish. This accounts for one block of these students' day.
    • Science 6 will be taken during 7th grade.
  • 7th Grade
    • Immersion will be provided through a Language Arts 7/Spanish class.
    • Students will take Science 6 (typically taken in 7th grade) and Science 7. Science is provided in English.
  • 8th Grade
    • Students will take Spanish II for high school credit.
    • Students will also have the opportunity to take the STAMP test at the end of the year to determine their proficiency level.
  • High School
    • A student's Spanish course level will be determined by performance on the STAMP test (Spanish III, AP, etc.).
    • Bilingual certification can be acquired by the STAMP test in 8th grade or in high school.

For additional information about the Dual Language Program, click here.