We see the acquisition of a second (or even a third) language as essential to successful participation in the world community; language and cultural acumen are instrumental 21st-century skills.
We aim to prepare Westtown students for an interconnected world in which people of diverse linguistic and cultural backgrounds collaborate together in the workplace of the future. Immersion in additional languages and working towards fluency are essential tools for a global world. We offer Mandarin Chinese, Spanish, and Latin.
Students who complete four years of language study will have gained: