Beginning in September 2018, the entry point for the Halton District School Board's French Immersion Program will be Grade 2. In the Grade 2 French Immersion Program, 100% of the instructional day will be in French.
In anticipation of questions parents may have before registering their Grade 1 child(ren) into the French Immersion Program, a series of parent information evenings are being offered:
- Halton Hills: Wednesday, November 8, 2017 from 7-8 p.m., Georgetown District High School, 70 Guelph St.
- Oakville: Tuesday, November 14, 2017 from 7-8 p.m., Garth Webb Secondary School, 2820 Westoak Trails Blvd.
- Milton: Wednesday, November 15, 2017 from 7-8 p.m., Milton District High School, 396 Williams Ave.
- Burlington: Wednesday, November 22, 2017 from 7-8 p.m., New Street Education Centre (Brock Room), 3250 New St.
Confirmation of attendance is not required.
Registration for the French Immersion Program is open to all Grade 1 students and will begin on Friday, December 1, 2017. The deadline for submitting your registration form is Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 4 p.m. No registrations will be accepted after this date.
Parents may use the following link to determine which school their child would attend based on their home address: Find My Local School. Please be sure to visit the hdsb.ca website for more details. Registration forms are available online or at your child's home school.
For additional information, contact:
Tina Salmini, Superintendent of Education
Halton District School Board
905-335-3663 Toll free: 1-877-618-3456