Spanish Immersion

Our Partial One-Way Immersion Program


Chugiak immersion students receive instruction in both English and Spanish for half a day beginning in kindergarten. Math and English Language Arts instruction takes place in the English classroom, while students learn Science, Social Studies, and Spanish Language Arts in the Spanish classroom.

More Information About on Language Immersion


What the Research Says About Immersion 

This chapter by Tara Williams Fortune describes important findings regarding both advantages and disadvantages of immersion education.


FAQs About Immersion Education 

The Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition (CARLA) responds to Frequently Asked Questions about immersion education.


One-Way Immersion Bibliography

Interested in reading more about one-way immersion education? This bibliography provides a useful list of resources.