Parents and students at Ysleta Elementary School packed the gymnasium to hear about the schools’ Dual Language Program. Parents heard about program benefits, how the model at YISD works and had their questions answered. YMS Principal Irene Medina spoke about how the program continues in middle school, as well as the courses offered. Ysleta High School Assistant Principal Velinda Acosta also spoke about the Dual Language Program at the high school. High school students displayed program work and spoke to parents. In all 178 parents attended to show their support. Students in the Dual Program also performed songs, chant and recited a poem.