Fulmore Middle School

About Dual Language

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Fulmore’s Dual Language Program

 

Fulmore Middle School is proud to have a Spanish Dual Language Program for sixth through eighth grade students. Dual Language is an extension of Fulmore’s Mission, “To provide educational opportunities that inspire global thinking and social responsibility.”

 

In Fulmore’s Dual Language Program, students take a Spanish for Spanish Speakers class from sixth through eighth grades and another core content class, which have included Mathematics, Science and Social Studies classes in Spanish.  Fulmore has offered Advanced Placement Spanish and Spanish for Spanish speakers to our students for over twelve years.  Fulmore also offers other world language classes, including Chinese, French, Japanese, and courses in Asian Cultures, Hispanic Cultures, and Japanese Arts, among other course offerings.

 

 

How to Apply

 

For families of children currently in a 5th grade Dual Language Program or students whose home language is Spanish who are biliterate, please complete an AISD Middle School Dual Language application packet. Application packets are available at AISD elementary Dual Language campuses and Fulmore Middle School. Please return completed application to the address below or by fax to 512-441-3129 as soon as possible.

 

Attn: Malinda Michaud Admissions,

Fulmore Dual Language Program

201 East Mary Street

Austin, Texas 78704

 

 

Fulmore’s website is at http://www.fulmoremiddleschool.org.  Please contact us with any questions concerning the Dual Language application process at 512-414-3426 or email malinda.michaud@austinisd.org.

 

 

 

 

Why Fulmore?

 

Fulmore offers a wide variety of courses and programs to meet the diverse learning needs of our students. Located on historic South Congress Avenue, just down the street from the Texas capitol, Fulmore serves approximately 1,000 students in grades six, seven, and eight. Highlights of Fulmore include:

All core content courses (Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, and Language Arts) are available at grade-level or pre-advanced placement.

 

  • Advanced course offerings include: Algebra I, Geometry, 6th and 7th grade Advanced Math, and Advanced Placement Spanish.
  • Fun and exciting curriculum that is infused with Creative Learning Strategies.
  • Social Emotional Learning curriculum through our Advisory Program.
  • Elective strands include: Law, Fine Arts, Literary Expression, Film & Video, Foreign Language, and Cultural Anthropology.
  • After school programming with a wide variety of unique clubs offerings.

 

Austin ISD's Dual Language Program Goals

  1. Students will participate in a rigorous academic program that accelerates their learning.
  2. Students will develop high linguistic proficiency in two languages.
  3. Students will develop academic proficiency in two languages.
  4. Students will develop positive cross-cultural attitudes.

 

Austin ISD's Dual Language Mission:

 

Austin ISD Dual Language students will develop a high academic and linguistic proficiency in two languages by participating in a rigorous academic program that enhances the development of bilingualism, biculturalism, and biliteracy so that students will graduate ready for college, career, and life in a globally competitive economy.

 

For more information about Dual Language in Austin ISD, please visit: duallanguage.org.

 

 
Fulmore's Vision:
Falcons will reach their full potential to make a positive impact on their community.