Half Fairfax Country students speak foreign language at home

Half of Fairfax County students speak a foreign language at home.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/education/number-of-fairfax-students-who-speak-a-foreign-language-at-home-to-surpass-50-percent/2012/09/08/de47a92a-f84d-11e1-8253-3f495ae70650_story.html

“Fairfax schools system faces growing budget challenge as more students need ESOL classes”

By T. Rees Shapiro, Published: September 8

Those numbers have profound financial implications for the school system, which spends $3,300 per student for ESOL lessons, county budget records show. With 7,652 new students in ESOL this year, that represents an additional $25.3 million.

 

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One Response to Half Fairfax Country students speak foreign language at home

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