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First Franklin Elementary Italian Dual-Immersion 6th Grade Class Graduates Today!

Date 05.31.2016

Tanti auguri ai nuovi diplomati! Congratulations to the first Italian dual-immersion 6th grade class that graduated today from Franklin Magnet School!

Fondazione Italia in collaboration with the Italian Consulate in Los Angeles and the Italian government, who has generously supported the Italian program through their Language Incentive Grants for the last seven years, wishes to thank the sixth grade Italian teachers, Antonella Hartel and Cristina Mazza and all the wonderful parents and school staff who have made the Italian program at Franklin so innovative and special!

The ceremony was attended by Massimiliano Gori, Reggente del Consolato Generale d’Italia in Los Angeles, Fondazione Italia’s Executive Director, Hilary Stern and dignitaries from the Spanish and German Consulate.