School District 8 Kootenay Lake offers a Late French Immersion Program for students in both Creston and Nelson! French Immersion is a vibrant program of choice, and we are beginning our information and registration process for the 2022-23 year. Our district program is delivered at the following schools: Canyon-Lister Elementary in Creston, and Trafalgar Middle School and LV Rogers Secondary School in Nelson. French Immersion program questions may be directed by email to Vanessa Finnie, District Curriculum Support Teacher.
Program Registration closed March 31, 2022.
Creston French Immersion 2022/2023
All students who have completed Grade 4 and are residents in Kootenay Lake School District 8 are eligible. The program is located at Canyon-Lister Elementary school for Grades 5–7 as a multi-age language program for the 2022-23 year. The current class size configuration is up to 27 students.
Creston French Immersion Information Night Video
Nelson Late French Immersion 2022/2023
All students who have successfully completed Grade 5 and are residents in Kootenay Lake School District 8 are eligible. The program is located at Trafalgar Middle School for Grades 6–9, and continues for Grades 10-12 at LV Rogers Secondary School beginning in 2022-23.
Nelson French Immersion Information Night Video
- Application Process 2022/2023
- French Immersion Brochure
- Ministry of Education K-12 French Immersion Program
- Canadian Parents for French Website
Application inquiries may be directed by email to Nona Lynn, Learning Innovator.
For information on the French Advisory Committee (FAC) please click HERE.