LOTE Course Offerings
The Plano ISD Languages Other Than English (LOTE) curriculum is performance-focused and proficiency-based, designed to build learners' communication skills and intercultural competencies.
LOTE programs offer courses that range from Level I to Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate (IB). Please view the Plano ISD Course Catalogs for a complete listing and description of courses offered at each campus level. For International Baccalaureate language and course offerings, please visit the Plano East IB World Language course information.
Languages In Plano ISD
Plano ISD offers courses in five languages; American Sign Language, Chinese-Mandarin, French, German, and Spanish. Explore the "Why learn?" resources below to learn more about the benefits of proficiency in a second language.
For options to earn credit via examination for languages not offered in Plano ISD, please visit the district's Credit By Exam webpage for a list of languages available and registration information.