World Language & Culture Classes After-school (grades k-5)

World Language After-school k-5 Classes 

2019-20

 Enrollment opens September 1st, 2019
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Program Overview
  • Enrollment: opens September 1st, 2019
  • Classes begin: week of September 30th, 2019
  • Program duration: 18 week commitment for parents/students (8 weeks Fall; 10 weeks Spring)
  • Program cost: Full cost is $219 per student. Payment is due in full at the beginning of the year
  • Sibling Discount: Is available at $199 per sibling
  • Split Payment: 2 payments (one in Fall, second in Spring) possible upon request. Commitment to entire program is needed for option to be considered
  • Scholarships: Partial and full scholarships available and are available on a rolling basis pending financial need. To be considered for a scholarship you must first enroll online. Scholarship applications must be completed by September 10th
  • Program Dates: Fall sessions begins September 30th and runs 8 weeks. No classes on PIR days and school holiday & vacation days. Classes will restart the 3rd week of January and run 10 weeks until mid/late April
  • Instruction: Visit our World Language Coaches page to learn more about this year's world language coaches
  • Communications: Pre and post session, please direct program emails to worldlanguageinitiative@gmail.com. During sessions, please direct class-specific questions to your class coach. Coaches will be emailing on Sundays throughout the year with updates on your specific class.
An additional note: Although we try our very best to avoid it, classes are cancelled when there is less than 6 students enrolled. So please encourage your family friends and students at your school to participate in language and culture learning classes!


  • 2019-2020 is an 18 week 1 hr/week continuous program for grades k-5. See schedule above.
  • Program begins the week of September 30th. For Fall, world language classes meet 8 times, once a week. Makeups, due to coach absence or PIR days, are last 2 weeks before Winter Break. Program restarts the week of January 28th. In Spring, classes run for 10 weeks. Depending on class day and PIR days, Spring make up weeks begin either April 15th or April 22nd.
  • No world language classes are held on PIR days, Thanksgiving Week, Winter Break & Spring Break. See BSD 2018-19 Calendar.
  • Individual class schedule may vary slightly based on class day due to PIR and coach sick days.  If there is concern, please check with your world language coach for the exact schedule of your child's world language class.
  • Snack is provided by our program on day of class
  • Aftercare is available for world language class students on the day of class for all Bozeman GGUW kidsLINK families. Contact Karen DeCotis (406-587-2194 / karen@greatergallatinunitedway.org) if you need to register and/or to discuss payment rates.
  • Friday k-3 classes run 2:10-3:10. You will need to either pick up your child at 3:10 or arrange to attend kidsLINK aftercare on that day.
  • Refunds are available up until the first week of classes. After that date they are available on a case by case basis up until the 2nd week of class. After that date, refunds are no longer available.
  • Reminders! Before classes begin please email your child's in-school teacher to let them know the day your child will be going to world language class. This will help the teacher and school tremendously with dismissal plans and ensure the smooth transition of your child from end-of-school day to world language classes.
  • Cost is $219 for the 18 week program. 
  • Scholarships and split payments are available based on financial need of family. Option to request is available at end of registration form. You must apply for a scholarship before September 10th to be considered.
  • Class size is a maximum of 12 students per class.