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Languages Spoken

Diversity is a valuable asset that strengthens and enriches our community. Students and families at San Juan Unified speak 73 different languages. Major languages other than English spoken amongst the San Juan Unified community include Spanish, Farsi, Dari, Pashto, Arabic, Russian and Ukrainian. 

San Juan Unified serves nearly 6,000 English learners in our schools. More information about supports for English learners, visit The district is also home to a dual immersion program in English and Spanish at Thomas Edison Language Institute. More information about the dual immersion program can be found at


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