SFPS District Bilingual Programs

                                 BILINGUAL PROGRAMS 

5 Schools - Transitional Model 4 Schools - Heritage Model 7 Schools - Dual Language Model Dual Language - Minimum of 3 Hours in the home/heritage (target) language - language arts and content areas & minimum of 3 hours in English to include English Language Arts and ESL/ELD for EL students. Heritage - 1 hour of home/heritage (target) language arts & 1 hour of ESL/ELD for EL students Transitional - 1 hour of home/heritage (target) language arts & hour os ESL/ELD ELL students Only Heritage Model and Transitional Model may have 1 additional hour of home/heritage (target) language instruction in a content area. 100% of the content must be taught in the home or heritage language of student's chosen program.
Santa Fe Public School Bilingual Multicultural Education (BME) Program Model Instructional Time

Cesar Chavez Elementary Dual Language Model 3 Hour
Edward Ortiz Middle School Dual Language Model 3 Hour
El Camino Real Academy Dual Language Model 3 Hour
Kearny Elementary Dual Language Model 3 Hour
R.M. Sweeney Elementary Dual Langauge Model 3 Hour
Salazar Elementary Dual Language Model 3 Hour
Ramirez Thomas Elementary Dual Language Model 3 Hour

Aspen Community School Heritage Model 2 Hour


1 Hour
Mandela International Magnet Heritage Model 1 Hour
Santa Fe High School Heritage Model 3 Hour


2 Hour


1 Hour
Captial High School Heritage Model 2 Hour


1 Hour

Amy Biehl Community School Transitional Model 3 Hour
Francis Nava Elementary Transitional Model 2 Hour


3 Hour
Milagro Middle School Transitional Model 2 Hour
Nina Otero Community School Transitional Model 3 Hour
Piñon Elementary Transitional Model 2 Hour