Languages

Did you know that students in the Hilliard City School District speak more than just English? In fact, there are students who come from many different countries to live in Northwest Franklin County.

By 2007, families have come from 46 different countries to live in the area and 39 different languages are spoken! Do you know why there are more countries represented than native languages?

June 2007 Native Languages

NATIVE LANGUAGES
(39 Represented)
NUMBER OF STUDENTS NATIVE LANGUAGES NUMBER OF STUDENTS
Albanian 6 Laotian 7
Arabic 85 Malawi 1
Barawa 2 Malayalan 1
Bengali 3 Mandarin 10
Cambodian 7 Polish 1
Cantonese 6 Punjabi 5
Chuch 1 Romanian 1
Chinese 28 Russian 16
Creole 5 Somali 172
Czech 5 Spanish 303
Farsi 3 Swahili 11
French 3 Tagalog 1
German 1 Tamil 1
Gujarati 30 Telugu 5
Hindi 7 Turkish 1
Japanese 51 Twi 2
Krio 1 Ukrainian 8
Khmer 1 Urdu 12
Korean 10 Vietnamese 7

June 2007 Native Countries

COUNTRIES
(46 Represented)
NUMBER OF STUDENTS COUNTRIES NUMBER OF STUDENTS
Albania 5 Malawi 2
Algeria 1 Mexico 140
Belarus 2 Netherlands 2
Canada 2 Pakistan 5
China 6 Palestine 5
Colombia 4 Peru 8
Czech Republic 1 Phillipines 1
Dominican Republic 4 Puerto Rico 1
Ecuador 6 Sierra Leone 7
Egypt 9 Somalia 100
Germany 1 South Korea 5
Ghana 2 Sudan 2
Guatemala 1 Sweden 1
Honduras 9 Syria 3
Hong Kong 1 Taiwan 2
India 29 Turkey 1
Iran 1 Uganda 2
Israel 2 Ukraine 5
Japan 46 United States 304
Jordan 7 Uruguay 3
Kenya 28 Uzbekistan 2
Lebanon 2 Venezuela 4
Liberia 1 Vietnam 1