Marquette High School
2351 Clarkson Road, Clarkson Valley, MO 63017
Phone (636) 891-6000
Fax (636) 891-8819
World Languages



Welcome to the Marquette High School World Languages Department page. For more detailed information about our MHS department, please follow the links provided on the right to access individual teacher’s websites.  You can also view our curriculum by clicking here.

Our goal is to help each child realize his or her full potential.  The teachers encourage parents to e-mail them at any time to discuss their child's success.  You can do so by clicking Send an Email​ under the teacher's name.

Listed below are helpful sites including teachers' syllabi, on-line references and resources organized by subject.   

 Importance of Learning a Foreign Language

​​Look at the following resources to learn about language learning.

Here​ is a list of the positive academic, cognitive, and attitudinal affects of learning another language. produced by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages.
ACTFL also has this list​ of the benefits of language learning for students and for the community.

Can students learn a language without the aid of a teacher?  Here​ is a position statement from ACTFL on the role of technology in the language classroom.  
 Thompson, Della
 Thompson, Emily
 On-Line Dictionary
 Languages On-Line- resources and activities to practice the basics of each language
 BBC Languages- basic language instruction produced by the BBC
 American Sign Language

 World Language Staff Sign Language636-891-6000 x26056graycatie@rsdmo.org THEISSSpanish636-891-6000 x26212nebeltheissjocelyn@rsdmo.org x26151thompsondella@rsdmo.org