As parents gathered for Back to School Night at DeMille Elementary, State Senator Janet Nguyen joined the festivities to present a $5,000 check on behalf of the Barona Tribe of Mission Indians. This education grant will support the school’s Vietnamese Language Dual Immersion Program through the purchase of Vietnamese language arts books; with the remaining funds going towards the creation of a Vietnamese Language Library.
Welcome to the 2016-17 school year! This promises to be another exciting year full of innovation, achievement, and excellence! Since becoming Superintendent, the Board of Trustees and I have focused on bringing equity, access and opportunities to every student in the district and I am pleased to report that we have made wonderful progress in our ability to create and develop new programs and resources to better support teaching and learning.
We are looking forward to welcoming our students back to school on September 1st and we are anxious to begin another exciting school year. Click on the headline for some great Back-To-School Tips for parents from the California PTA.
WSD is proud to offer its first Spanish/English Dual Language Immersion program this fall at the award winning Willmore Elementary School. Kindergartners will learn how to read, write and communicate in English and Spanish while achieving high levels of academic success. Enroll now - classes are almost full!