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

MPS Proficiency Targets

Proficiency Targets

JHS and HS
ASL, French, German, Spanish, Mandarin

Proficiency Targets

High School
Spanish/Heritage Speakers


Arizona Department of Education

Foreign and Native Language Standards

ACTFL Performance Descriptors

ACTFL Can-Do Statements

ACTFL Proficiency Guidelines

STAMP 4S Proficiency Assessment

Stamp4s Sample

Stamp4s Login

World Languages Resources All languages

World Languages Resources Page

Authentic Resources for All Modes of Communication
All languages

Professional Learning Language Teachers

Professional Learning

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


Provide multiple opportunities for students to perform in authentic settings in all modes of communication.


Reaching advanced levels of proficiency in more than one language.

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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 ONLY.

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

Questions about our World Languages Programs?


Patricia Fernandez,

World Languages and Dual Language Immersion Specialist


World Languages HS Course Challenge

to be completed by HS counselors

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

Dual Language Immersion Program

Keller and Hermosa Vista

FLEX at Summit Academy

Mrs. Garchow

FLEX at Hermosa Vista and Keller

Mrs. Ordosgoitia

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



Dine' Bizaad-Navajo Language




WL Organizations State and National

Arizona Department of Education

Arizona's College and Career Ready Standards

American Council on The Teaching of Foreign Languages


Arizona Language Association