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World Language Awards Ceremony Recognizes the Seal of Biliteracy Awards and National Honor Society Inductions

World Language Awards Ceremony Recognizes the Seal of Biliteracy Awards and National Honor Society Inductions

Providence Day School honored Upper School students in a World Language Awards Ceremony recognizing the Seal of Biliteracy Awards and National Honor Society inductions. The Seal of Biliteracy is an award given by a school, school district, or state in recognition of students who have studied and attained proficiency in two or more languages by high school graduation. 

A total of 46 students received the Seal of Biliteracy Award in French (13), German (1), Italian (1), Mandarin Chinese (5), and Spanish (26). 

A student may qualify for membership in the French, German, Latin, Mandarin Chinese, and Spanish National Honor Societies when he or she has maintained an “A” average in a World Language class for a minimum of three consecutive semesters in grades 9-12, is currently enrolled in level 4 or higher, and is in at least 10th grade. The qualifying student must also maintain an overall “B” average in other subjects. Mandarin Chinese recipients must maintain a B+ average in other subjects. 

A total of 59 students joined the World Language National Honor Society in French (9), German (4), Latin (3), Mandarin Chinese (17), and Spanish (26).