Bilingual Education Services

Lisa Vigil
Multicultural Education Director

BF Young Professional Building
1300 Camino Sierra Vista  
Santa Fe, NM  87505    

The purpose of Bilingual Education Services is to provide quality program services that will foster bilingualism and biliteracy.


  • To be bilingual and biliterate in English and Spanish or Native American language (as approved by Tribe)
  • To attain high academic achievement in the target language and English
  • To prepare students to attain high levels of English language proficiency
  • To promote parental and community participation in language and academic programs serving English learners
  • To increase student opportunities to expand their conceptual and linguistic abilities and potentials in a successful and positive manner
  • To increase the opportunities for students to appreciate the value and beauty of different languages and cultures