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Wharton Dual Language Academy is based in Neartown – Montrose, but is currently located nearby in the Fourth Ward while the 1929 campus undergoes extensive rebuilding. It is a preK through 8th grade dual language English/Spanish magnet school as well as a zoned school for neighborhood residents. Its dual language magnet, established in 2000, is an additive bilingual program for native Spanish-speaking students and a foreign language immersion program for English-speaking students. Additionally, the school is an accredited International Baccalaureate World School.

Key Facts

Grade Levels
Pre K4 to 8
Students
495
Teachers
27
Average Class Size
24

School Year Details

School Start Date Aug. 27, 2018
School End Date May 31, 2019
Start Time 7:45 AM
End Time 3:05 PM
Transportation

http://www.houstonisd.org/transportation

Demographics

Race & Ethnicity

White
Hispanic
Asian Pacific
African American
American Indian
Multiracial
Other

Education Programs

English Language Learners 37.0%
Special Education 0.8%
Gifted & Talented 27.9%
Bilingual 82.6%

Special Programs

General

International Baccalaureate

Language Programs

Dual Language Magnet

After School Programs

Yes

Admissions

Application Deadline Dec. 7, 2018

Link to Application

Requirements

Application required for magnet program 

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