Big News For Families & Students Interested in Spanish or French Immmersion!
Interested in Spanish or French immersion? Application window is currently open for the 2022-2023 French or Spanish Kindergarten immersion program at International School of Louisiana!
International School of Louisiana is a tuition-free, public charter school offering a challenging education in a diverse school focused on language immersion, international awareness, the celebration of diversity, and community responsibility. Kindergarten seats are available at our Dixon and Westbank Campuses. As a non-selective school, ISL is open to all Louisiana 5-year-olds and enrolls a minimum of 53% of students identified as at-risk. The critical work that inspires us each day has earned our school, teachers, and students recognition, nationally and locally. ISL is among the first Louisiana State Certified Immersion Schools, is one of only two Spanish language immersion schools in the metro area, notably won the COSEBOC Excellence in Education award for the effective elimination of the achievement gap for boys of color, and is the proud honoree of the 2015 Public Education Award for Exemplary Language Immersion Education, among other recognitions and awards. Apply by May 13 for Fall Kindergarten enrollment.
Why choose language Immersion?
- Fluency in second language
- High academic achievement
- Increased mental flexibility and critical thinking ability
- Emphasis on awareness of the global community and respect for the variety of people and cultures
- Stronger science, math and problem solving skills
- Bilingual learners have academic and employment advantages
How to apply?
Apply now at www.EnrollNola.org.
Who can apply?
- Must be a Louisiana Resident
- Student must be five (5) years of age on or before September 30, 2022
Lottery priority information.
- Applicants with a current IEP up to a percentage prescribed by LDOE