2021 High School Language Contest

“Languages Matters”

Tell us why learning more than one language matters. Do you speak several languages? How would a second or third language benefit you? What are the advantages of knowing more than one language?

1st PlaceHaley Linaker                                       
If I speak more than one language I can advance my career, the more that I am learning the more opportunities appear.”

2nd Place - Holly Typliski
“I believe that everybody should go out there and try to communicate with others and learn new things from each other.”

3rd Place - Kaixin (Cathy) Zhang
“Being able to read in both languages can help us to develop awareness of self and others, and have a different perspective of the world.”