• About Us

    Bridgeport Public Schools offers Transitional Bilingual Education classes at the following schools:

    • Barnum, Cesar Batalla, Columbus, Johnson, Multicultural Magnet, Harding High, Luis Munoz Marin, and Roosevelt.

    We offer a pull-out and/or push-in ESL model as well as native language support at most of our schools.

    Additionally, we have a school that has dual language programs: Cesar Batalla in grades K-5

    Our World Languages Department provides a variety of options for students. We have three comprehensive high schools as well as Fairchild Wheeler Interdistrict and Bridgeport Military Academy who offer ESL classes and/or ESL tutoring. The World Languages range from Spanish Levels 1- 5, Advanced Placement and UCONN Early College Experience, Spanish for Spanish Speakers, French Levels 1-4, Mandarin Chinese Levels 1-3, and Portuguese Levels 1-4.

    Dual Language:

    We are proud to announce that Cesar Batalla Elementary School offers a dual-language program in grades K-5.