Tessa International School is an independent, bilingual school in Hoboken, New Jersey, offering Spanish, Mandarin or French programs to its families. Incorporating best practices from around the world, students are challenged through the teaching and learning every day.
Tessa follows the International Baccalaureate approach, in conjunction with official Spanish and French curriculums, and provides a strong educational foundation for children aged 2 through elementary. The school aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable, caring and respectful children of the world.
Bilingualism at Tessa International School
A bilingual education is unparalleled to any other learning approach and shows benefits that will be carried throughout your child’s lifetime. Research indicates that the brain circuits associated with language learning are more flexible at a young age. That is why here at TESSA, we start learning French, Spanish or Mandarin as early as 2 years old with 80% of learning in the target language.