Programs

Dual Language

The dual language program teaches students in two languages: English and Spanish. Spanish and English are used equally. The goal of this program is for students to be able to read, write, and speak in both English and Spanish. Classes are made up of both English Language Learners who speak Spanish and English proficient students. The goal of the program is for students to learn how to speak, read, understand, and write in two languages, and also learn about and appreciate other cultures.

Gifted and Talented (TAG)

Gifted & Talented (G&T) programs are one way that New York City supports the educational needs of exceptional students. Our G&T programs all offer specialized instruction and enrichment opportunities. Your child must take the NYC Gifted and Talented test to be considered for the program. For more information, please visit the NYC DOE Gifted & Talented page.

English as a New Language

Students who are learning English as a new language receive additional support and strategies. In an English as a New Language (ENL) program teachers work with the students to build their speaking, writing, reading and listening skills in English using supports. The goal of the program is to support students as they become English proficient.