David M. Sable  
Executive Director of Student Services
1612 Wadsworth Street
Radford, Va  24141
(540) 267-3223   Office
(540)  731-4419   Fax
(540) 641-2288     
 Go to http://absencesaddup.org/ to find out why kids miss school, the importance of attendance, encouraging attendance, and additional resources.
To learn more about RCPS staff and the Japan Foundation trip to Japan:
Watch video of  

How being bilingual rewires your brain 


 To learn about the impact of learning a second language:
Japanese Children clean their own schools:
Japan's Schools: the kids I feed.
Japanese lunch program: It's not just about eating!
Top 10 things about Japan
School in Japan

Elementary School Life in Japan - The School Day


Teaching Respect and Manners - How Do They Do It In Japan?

RCPS will be exploring the opportunity to develop a Japanese Language Program.
The process will involve:

–Create a World Language Committee

–Apply for World Language Opportunities (China Trip)

–Develop a World Language Survey

–Create a World Language Plan

–Seek grants and support for a Japanese Language Education Program

–Develop and Implement a Japanese Language Education Program


If you are interested participating on the World Language Committee please contact

David Sable at:  dsable@rcps.org