Welcome to World Languages
"Increasing student proficiency in a new Language as a career and Workplace skill" - DDE

Why learn a new language and reach a high level of proficiency?
Research and Studies

Elementary Programs Spanish Dual Language Immersion and Spanish Foreign Language Elementary Experience (FLEX)

Dual Language Immersion Program

Grades K - 6

FLEX at Summit Academy

Grades K - 6

FLEX at Hermosa Vista and Keller

Grades K - 6

Mesa Academy

Spanish and Chinese
Grades 4 - 6

Resources All languages

World Languages Resources Page

Authentic Resources for All Modes of Communication
All languages

STAMP 4S World Languages and Dual Language Proficiency Assessment

Stamp4s Sample

Stamp4s Login

Professional Learning Language Teachers

PL on your own time

Recorded webinars, tutorials, resources
All languages - K-12

Organizations State and National support for World Languages

Arizona Department of Education

World Languages Department

ACTFL Language Connects


Arizona Language Association


MPS Virtual Cultural Exchange

Connect with the World!

Pathway to Proficiency

ACTFL inverted pyramid with proficiency levels

MPS proudly awards the State Seal of Biliteracy!

AZ Seal of Biliteracy

Arizona Seal of Biliteracy

The Seal of Biliteracy application window for MPS Class of 2021 is now CLOSED. Students must apply during the 1st quarter of their senior year by completing the Mesa Public Schools Seal of Biliteracy application.

AZ Seal of Biliteracy - Information for MPS students

Eligibility criteria

AZ Seal of Biliteracy ONLY

DO NOT SUBMIT an application here
Information from the Arizona Department of Education ONLY

JHS and HS Programs Visit each language page for more information and access to resources.



Dine' Bizaad-Navajo Language




Proficiency Targets

ASL, French, German, Spanish, Mandarin Chinese

JHS and HS

Spanish/Heritage Speakers


Dine' Bizaad - Navajo Language



Arizona Department of Education

World and Native Languages Standards

ACTFL Performance Descriptors

NCSSFL- ACTFL Can-Do Statements

ACTFL Proficiency Guidelines

District Resources

World Languages HS Course Challenge

to be completed by HS counselors

Questions about our World Languages Programs?


Patricia Fernandez,

World Languages and Dual Language Immersion Specialist