'It's a great privilege to say I know two languages': U-46 marks 50 years of bilingual education

Elgin High School students Xixtlally Chavez, left, and Gabriela McChuca work on an assignment in a dual language class. Elgin Area School District ...

November 23, 2022
3:30 AM

Elgin High School students Xixtlally Chavez, left, and Gabriela McChuca work on an assignment in a dual language class. Elgin Area School District U-46 is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its bilingual program. Brian Hill | Staff Photographer   Elgin Area School District U-46 is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its bilingual program. Brian Hill | Staff Photographer   Elgin High School teacher Juan Figueroa works with his dual language class. Elgin Area School District U-46 is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its bilingual program.

Madhu Krishnamurthy