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Bilingual Education

Statistics

2005-2006 Languages with Highest LEP Enrollment Statewide

Language       Native Speakers LEP Students

SPANISH

163,316

39,605

PORTUGUESE

8430

1478

KOREAN

8918

1408

ARABIC

8633

1220

HAITIAN CREOLE (FRENCH)

3797

1004

GUJARATI

8060

972

MANDARIN
(CHIN,KUOYU,PEKINGESE,
N. CHINESE,PUTONGHUA)

7209

923

POLISH

5768

892

URDU

4598

617

TAGALOG (PILIPINO, FILIPINO)

5436

515

VIETNAMESE

1356

387