Concord West Public School


Telephone02 9743 1580

Community Languages

Concord West Public School offers Community Language programs in Italian and Korean,

The Community Languages Schools Program is one of a range of provisions supported by the NSW Government to help students maintain and develop their first language. For background speakers, a community language program can assist learners to develop their language by building their existing linguistic resources and by making use of the access they have to language outside the school


The Italian program operates 3 days a week and is taught by Signora Mazzeo. Students from an Italian speaking background are offered Intensive Italian lessons for 2 hours per week. Italian is also taught as a Language Other Than English (LOTE) in Kindergarten to year 2 classes.


Miss Shin teaches Korean on Mondays. The program is primarily aimed at Years 3 - 6 due to the short time. This program operates as a Community Language program and is only available to students from a Korean Language Background.