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Three years ago, my husband and I agonized over a decision—whether or not to enroll our twin boys, then in kindergarten, in a Spanish immersion program the following year. Their school is one of 17 Fairfax County Public Schools that offer language immersion starting in kindergarten or first grade.
And FCPS is not alone. Several school districts throughout the D.C. area offer their own language immersion programs. The enrollment lotteries for a lot of these programs are now open, which means many local parents are currently facing the same dilemma we did.
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