Benefits of Language Learning

Reminder to all of our future Parkside Panthers the deadline application for the 2021-2022 Specialty program is February 1st. Click the link below to go the application.

Parkside's World Language Specialty Information Nights will be held virtually via zoom at 7 p.m. on : 
November 17th
December 8th
January 12th 

Visit the Specialty Nights page to register. 

World Language Specialty Program  

Parkside Middle School is proud to offer a two tiered World Language curriculum to allow all students to be successful. Please contact an administrator, the guidance office, or Erica Maibeth, World Language Specialty Program Coordinator,at with any questions.

Tier I:
Through the PWCS application process, incoming sixth graders may choose to take either Spanish or French in a three class sequence (IA, IB, II)over three years. Upon successful completion, students will earn two high school credits.

Tier II:
Eighth grade students may opt to take either Spanish I or French I as a full year course. Upon successful completion, students will earn one high school credit.