Word Languages

The World Languages department at MHS has had many student achievements in the last year. Sixteen World Language students participated in the annual COLT poetry contest and five students won medals for the following categories:

1st place in Russian 4

1st place in French 2

2nd place in Native Spanish

2nd place in Native Polish

3rd place in Latin 3

More than 100,000 students from all over the world took the 2008 national Latin exam. Middletown High students won several awards of excellent achievement. There were:

Two Gold Medal winners,

Five Silver Medal winners,

Four Magna Cum Laude winners,

Seven Cum Laude winners.

The World Language Department is sponsoring a trip to Spain during the winter break of 2009. We expect approximately 50 students to participate in this exciting travel opportunity.