Community language schools (CLS) provide many benefits to students, parents and the community. It is an important aspect of the department’s commitment to embracing diversity and enriching the lives of students.
Classes may be available for students from Prep to Year 12. These classes are conducted outside school hours on weekends and/or after school.
Instructors may be qualified teachers or volunteers.
Languages currently taught by funded CLS are:
- Chinese — Cantonese
- Chinese — Mandarin
- Filipino (Tagalog)
- Persian (Farsi)
To locate a community language program,
find a CLS.