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World Languages (WL)

World Languages (WL)

Students must have two units of study and earn one high school credit in World Languages by the completion of grade 9 to meet minimum requirement for NYS Checkpoint A (Level I) proficiency. Checkpoint B (Levels II & III) of the same language and pass the Comprehensive Exam in a Language other than English to earn Regents w/ Advanced Designation.. Beginning courses emphasize communication in the context of target language culture and to comprehend simple statements and questions, understand simple written material and create simple phrases with basic vocabulary.