Program Benefits
GIVE YOUR CHILD A GLOBAL COMPETITIVE EDGE THROUGH THE BENEFITS OF AN IMMERSION PROGRAM:
 
  • Bilingual and bi-literate:  Students achieve high proficiency in the immersion language.
  • Increased Cultural Sensitivity:  Immersion students are more aware of and show more positive attitudes towards other cultures and an appreciation of other people.
  • Enhanced Cognitive Skills:  Immersion students typically develop greater cognitive flexibility, demonstrating increased memory, superior problem-solving skills, and better attention control as well as an enhanced understanding of their primary language.
  • Improved self-esteem:  Being able to communicate and excel academically in two languages gives students greater self-esteem and sense of accomplishment.
  • Proven Performance on Standardized Tests:  Immersion students perform as well or better than non-immersion students on standardized tests in English.
  • Preparation for a global society and marketplace:  Immersion students are better prepared for the global community and job markets where 21st Century skills are an asset.
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