The Fullerton School District is committed to working together to ensure that our students and families feel heard, valued, and accepted. We embrace our diversity and know that together, we can understand each other and treat one another with kindness and respect to promote cultural awareness, inclusion, and racial equity. Our unique differences are one of many attributes that make FSD a truly special place.
April is National Bilingual/Multilingual Learner Advocacy Month! This month sheds light on bilingual/multilingual learners as one of the fastest-growing student populations, and it highlights the rich diversity that they bring to U.S. schools. Let’s celebrate! There are multiple benefits to being multilingual, multiliterate, and multicultural in today’s global society. “Benefits of Multilingualism,” an infographic from the Office of English Language Acquisition, illustrates the cognitive, educational, economic, and sociocultural benefits of learning multiple languages. Download now: http://bit.ly/multilingualbenefits
Did you know that there are 34 languages spoken in our District?!! Here at Fern, we have many students, teachers and staff that speak more than one language! These languages include Spanish, Korean, Arabic, Filipino, Tagalog, Russian, Mandarin and Japanese!