Give your child the gift of language.

Now enrolling for Pre-K through 5th Grade

St. Louis Language Immersion School (SLLIS) is a Pre-K through 8th grade public charter school committed to helping children learn a second language and about different cultures during their critical developmental years.




There’s no cost to attend this unique school that cultivates a strong sense of community and culture.



Our students are open, globally minded, and appreciative of many cultures. We’re raising citizens of the world right here in St. Louis.



SLLIS students perform well on standardized tests and often outpace their peers at less inclusive schools.


Who can attend SLLIS?

Any St. Louis City resident may attend SLLIS. New students may enroll in grades K-5.

Students in grades 6-8 may apply if they have previously attended a language immersion school or are able to demonstrate proficiency in the program language upon assessment.

What does it cost to attend SLLIS?

SLLIS is a free Pre-K through 8th grade school for St. Louis City residents. St. Louis County residents are also eligible to attend for a tuition.

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Seeing is believing. Many of our families knew SLLIS was the best charter school for their child after seeing children in the classroom. Sign up for a tour below!