Learning language through culture and community

The only program of its kind in Northern California, the Rosa Parks Japanese Bilingual Bicultural Program (JBBP) integrates Japanese language and culture with the school district's core curriculum, providing students and their families with a rich educational experience and "window to the world".

Japanese language is taught by Senseinative Japanese speaking teacherswho provide authentic language instruction in the context of genuine cultural experiences and perspectives on a daily basis.

Communitythrough our connection with students and families over 42 years and active involvement with Japantown and the Western Additionis at the heart of JBBP.