Peel board hosts info sessions about French Immersion, Extended French options on Nov. 22
The Peel District School
Board will host information sessions for families about its French Immersion (FI) and
Extended French (EF) programs at each FI/EF school on Nov. 22 at 7 p.m. These
programs are an option for families to consider if they have a child who will
start grade 1 or grade 7 in September 2019. Visit www.peelschools.org/French to find the FI or EF school in your area.
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|Information Night||Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018 at 7 p.m.|
|Applications open||Friday, Nov. 23, 2018 at 1 p.m.|
|Applications close||Friday, Jan. 25, 2019 at 4 p.m.|
Schools will advise parents/guardians if their child is accepted for grade 1 FI or grade 7 EF, or placed on the school's waitlist.
|Friday, Mar. 1, 2019|
If space is available, placements from waitlists would be considered between these dates.
|Friday, Mar. 1, 2019 to Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019|
It is important to note that applicants are not offered space on a first come, first serve basis. A computerized random selection process will randomly assign a rank to each application that is received by the Jan. 25, 2019 deadline and will determine which students will be offered spaces in the grade 1 FI or grade 7 EF programs. Once students have been assigned to all available spaces, remaining students will be placed, again in rank order, on the school's waitlist. Each school has its own waitlist.
The application forms for Grade 1 FI and Grade 7 EF will be will be available online on Friday, Nov. 23 at 1 p.m. at www.peelschools.org/French. The deadline to apply is Friday, Jan. 25, 2019 at 4 p.m.