The Fayette County Public Schools Seal of Biliteracy recognizes graduating seniors who demonstrate functional language skills in English and another language. Honorees awarded this distinction during the 2019-2020 academic year include 102 graduates earning distinction in French, German, Hungarian, Japanese, Lingala, Mandarin Chinese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swahili and Swedish.
Henry Clay High School received the year’s gold banner with 44 seal recipients. The remaining applicants graduated from Bryan Station High School, Carter G. Woodson Academy, Frederick Douglass High School, Lafayette High School, Paul Laurence Dunbar High School, Tates Creek High School and The Learning Center.
Seal of Biliteracy program guidelines are available on the Fayette County website. Additional information is available from the district’s world language content specialist Laura Roche Youngworth.