World Languages DepartmentThe Grosse Pointe North World Languages Department offers, French, German, Italian and Spanish. AP is offered in French, Italian, German and Spanish. Students may also take Latin at Grosse Pointe South High School. The State of Michigan requires 2 years of consecutive language study or a demonstration of proficiency starting with the class of 2016. Please see the link below for more information about this requirement. Most state 4-year colleges in Michigan recommend a minimum of 3 years of language study. Students in the Grosse Pointe Public School System may also receive high school credit for Spanish and French at the middle school level.