Dwight-Bellizzi Dual Language Academy
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Late Application InformationWe have limited availability, but there’s still time to apply! Seats may become available at the following grade(s) for the 2021-22 school year.
Student Registration Information
Student registration is one of the last steps of the placement process. If you received a placement offer and accepted a seat at this school for the upcoming 2021-2022 School Year (beginning August 2021) please contact the school directly for registration instructions and next steps. On-line Registration
Bellizzi School is a Pre-kindergarten to Grade 8 community school that provides students with an array of wraparound services, which include after-school programming, health and wellness services, and community partnerships. Our school is driven to aligning priorities with the defining characteristics of the surrounding community. We are proud to offer a Dual Language program in our school. All students in the Dual Language program strand will learn to read in Spanish and English beginning in Kindergarten with the goal of biliteracy in two languages by the end of 8th grade. The Dual Language program is a 50/50 program model where students have two teachers, one Spanish language teacher instructing for half the day and one English language teacher instructing for the other half of the day. Core academic instruction is taught 50% in Spanish and 50% in English.
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- Community school that provides students with an array of wraparound services including afterschool programming, health & wellness and community partnerships
- Offers a Dual Language program strand where students will learn to read Spanish and English beginning in Kindergarten with the goal of bi-literacy by the end of 8th grade.
- Students will learn standard-based content as they become linguistically and academically fluent in two languages
Sports, Clubs & Activities
Girls Volleyball, Boys/Girls Basketball, COMPASS After-School program, Latinos in Action
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