Bilingual Language Lines

In an effort to help families communicate more effectively with the district and school buildings, we are reminding you to please share and utilize the below phone numbers. Parents can call and leave a message on one of the below lines and it will be checked and followed up by the Bilingual Education department and referred accordingly. These lines are for non-emergencies and are designed to provide a resource for staff to help families voice their questions and concerns when interpreters are not available to assist.


Arabic: 517-755-1375

Burmese: 517-755-1372

Farsi/Dari: 517-755-1380

Nepali: 517-755-1373

Somali: 517-755-1374

Spanish: 517-755-1371

Swahili: 517-755-1376

Other Languages: 517-755-1381


*When leaving a message, please make sure to leave the student’s name, student’s school and a return phone number*