Walter and Gladys Hill Public School develops engaged 21st century learners from ECDP to Grade 6. Our students are ethical, global citizens learning through collaboration and inquiry with an entrepreneurial spirit that meaningfully contributes to society.

Confucius Classroom Open House March 18th 6:30!!

Confucius Classroom Open House March 18th 6:30!!

Come learn about the Confucius Classroom at WGHill Public School!

Wed. March 18th at 6:30pm

  • Research shows students learning Chinese develop stronger First language skills
  • Chinese is now the second most widely learned language on earth—more than French, German, & Spanish combined
  • Chinese is a growing language of economic importance
  • Alta gov’t and business leaders recognize that proficiency in Chinese will be significant employment asset in the future

 

Mandarin as a second language at WGHill:

Currently we offer four languages to all grades 4,5,6 and they work in cross graded groups.

We are looking at a Grade 4 Mandarin as a second language course which starts in Grade 4 and continues in grade 5 and 6, following the Alberta Program of Studies for Mandarin.

 

Mandarin as a Bilingual Program for Kindergarten at WGHill:

We are looking at the interest in this program and the possibility of growing a program by starting next fall in Kindergarten.

 

Please attend the Open House Wednesday to show your interest!