The Wisconsin Seal of Biliteracy (SBL) is awarded to graduating high school students in districts with a Department of Public Instruction-approved program, who have demonstrated advanced achievement in in bilingualism, biliteracy, and sociocultural competence in two or more languages.
Digital Seal of Biliteracy Certificates Endorsed by State Superintendent
A student who meets Wisconsin Seal of Biliteracy Program completion criteria is eligible for a Seal of Biliteracy certificate from the State Superintendent of Public Instruction. Coordinators, in schools with DPI-approved SBL programs, are asked to send the names of qualifying students, along with their language(s), assessment(s) and scores to SBL@dpi.wi.gov. A digital certificate will be sent to coordinators for local distribution to qualifying Biliterate Scholars. Please allow two-three weeks for processing. Thank you for supporting language, intercultural and global learning in your school community!
School Communities/Districts Authorized to Implement the Wisconsin Seal of Biliteracy
Abbotsford, Beloit, DeForest, La Crosse, Madison, Milwaukee, Verona, Waukesha