World Languages

World Languages

The World Languages Department at Forest Park High School is committed to providing our students with an understanding of the diversity through the study of the many languages we offer here at FPHS. As we live in an increasingly multi-cultural world, we do our best to provide an environment where students can develop respect for themselves and for others through an understanding of cultures throughout the world.




Course Objectives: The Virginia SOLs for World Language organize language study into the following strands:

  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Interpretive Communication: Listening and Reading for Understanding
  • Cultural Perspectives, Practices and Products
  • Making Connections through Language
  • Linguistic and Cultural Comparisons
  • Interacting in School and Global Communities



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