Bilingual Programs

signing up for bilingual classes

FMS Bilingual Multicultural Education Program provides support and resources for all students
to become bilingual and biliterate in English and a second language following rules and
regulation as per the New Mexico State Bilingual Multicultural Education Act Chapter
22, Article 23 NMSA.
FMS offers BME services in Spanish and Navajo languages while emphasizing the
history and cultures associated with the students home or heritage language. The
district bilingual teachers are specialized in elementary or secondary education and
have received specialized training in bilingual education, holding a Bilingual
endorsement.
Bilingual Multicultural Education programs are offered at the following school sites:
(A) McCormick Elementary
a. Spanish Dual Language k, 1, 2
b. Spanish Language and Culture pull-out k-5
c. Navajo Language and Culture pull-out k-5
(B) Animas Elementary
a. Spanish Language and Culture pull-out k-5
(C) Bluffview Elementary
a. Spanish Language and Culture pull-out k-5
(D) Apache Elementary
a. Navajo Language and Culture Dual Language k, 1
b. Navajo Language and Culture pull-out k-5
(E) Esperanza Elementary
a. Spanish Language and Culture pull-out k-5
b. Navajo Language and Culture pull-out k-5
(F) Country Club Elementary
a. Spanish Language and Culture pull-out k-5
(G) Heights Middle School
a. Spanish Language and Culture
b. Navajo Language and Culture
(H) Hermosa Middle School
a. Spanish Language and Culture
b. Navajo Language and Culture
(I) Tibbetts Middles School
a. Spanish Language and Culture
b. Navajo Language and Culture
(J) Mesa View Middle School
a. Spanish Language and Culture
b. Navajo Language and Culture
(K) Farmington High School
a. Spanish Language and Culture
b. Navajo Language and Culture
(L) Piedra Vista High School
a. Spanish Language and Culture

b. Navajo Language and Culture

For more information regarding Farmington Municipal School District’s BMEP
services please contact your child’s principal or the Multicultural Services
Department.