District Announcements

Welcome To World Language Middle School

  • Sandra Santos The District’s new World Language Middle School is open! Sandra Santos leads the administrative team at the new immersion middle school. The program will provide a rigorous bilingual language immersion continuum for the District’s two immersion schools – Ecole Kenwood French Immersion and Columbus Spanish Immersion Academy, along with students from Columbus Global Academy, and on to grades 9-12 at Columbus North International School.

    “I am excited to connect with students, families, and community partners to build a robust and engaging academic experience that promotes grade-level academic achievement, bilingualism, and bi-literacy in relevant and real-world ways,” said Santos.

    She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Education, Physical Education, and Health Education and a Masters of Education from Wright State University. She is fluent in Spanish and is an experienced language translator. She was also formerly an assistant principal at Mifflin High School.

School Announcements

  • Leopards "Rook"ed the Chess Championship!

    Chess Champs!

    Click here for more info!

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  • Family Newsletter May 2023

    Family Newsletter May 2023

    Click here to read the May 2023 Newsletter!

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  • Students Perform to an International Audience

    Click here for more information

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  • Korda Project Begins!

    Korda Project Begins!

    Click here to learn more!

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  • Leopards Participate in Capoeira Workshop

    Capoeira Workshop

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  • World Language Middle School Students Take Home Honors from Wellington Chess Tournament 

    Three World Language Middle School students participated in this year's Wellington Winter Scholastic Chess Tournament held January 14 at The Wellington School.  All three brought home awards!

    Garvin Toussaint (7th grade) and Maksym Kulyniak, (8th grade), playing in the rated high school/middle school “championship” division, took third place among participating teams. Nikhil Arunachalam (8th grade) took first place in the unrated high school/middle school “reserve” division.

    Congratulations to all the players at World Language Middle School-- keep up the good work!

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  • Check out our display featuring artwork from our talented students! 

    Artwork display featuring kids names

    Artwork display featuring kids names

    Artwork display

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  • Read the School Parent Involvement Policy for the 2022-2023 school year here. 


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  • Art classes at World Language Middle School have been hard at work. Check out the creative projects our students have completed! 

    WLMS Art Showcase

    WLMS artwork

    WLMS art projects

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  • Check out our talented students' artwork! 

    Art display at World Language Middle School

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  • World Language QR Code

    WLMS Families -

    To make it easier to report an absence if your student is not able to attend school, we are providing each family with a magnet that has a QR code that you can scan. If your student is absent, please scan the QR code with your phone's camera and complete the Google Form. The form can be translated into any of the languages that Google supports.

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  • WLMS School Supply Lists

    Please see below for lists of recommended supplies for the 2022-2023 school year!

    Overall School Supply List
    Tech School Supply List
    SLA/FLA School Supply List
    Science School Supply List
    Social Studies School Supply List
    ELA School Supply List
    ELL School Supply List
    Math School Supply List
    Drama School Supply List

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  • Hello MOVEMENT Families of WLMS!

    Thank you all for a safe and successful first week of school! Here are a few reminders:

    · Early release cut off time is 1:45 pm.

    · Please let office know by 1:45 pm if student transportation is changing.

    · If your student does not have a working Chromebook, we are working on this and should have an answer soon.

    · Per the CCS Guide to Student Success and to ensure the safety of our students, students are not permitted to wear athletic slides or flip flops to school. Please make sure your student wears appropriate shoes to school each day.

    · OPEN HOUSE will be virtual this year on 9/20 from 5-7 pm. Zoom links will be sent out prior to 9/20.

    · The family survey window for Panorama Ed will be from September 13-24. Surveys will be available in Arabic, English, French, Nepali, Somali, and Spanish and can be found at: surveys.panoramaed.com/ccsoh/family.

    · If your student is not feeling well, PLEASE keep them home and do not risk sending them to school until they feel better.

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  • Drop-off/Pickup Info

    Dropoff is in the back parking lot, which can be accessed from Sharon Ave (yellow in the map below). Upon exiting the car, students should take the sidewalk around to the front of the building (green dots in the map below), and enter through the main doors.

    Pickup will also be in the back parking lot, at 2:30 pm. Cars should form a line, and wait for their kids to come out. There will be a staffperson there to help organize the students.

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  • WLMS Update

    Welcome back to school! A note for families: WLMS does not have Latchkey.

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  • Watch our School Choice Fair video!

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Contact Us

  • Phone: 614-365-5707

    Fax: 614-365-8991

    Email: worldlanguagems@columbus.k12.oh.us

    School Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

    World Language Middle School
    330 East Dominion Boulevard
    Columbus, OH 43214

Important Information

  • Alexandra Miller, Immersion Coordinator


    Jennifer Geistfeld, Community Liaison