French Immersion - Student Registration

An opportunity for your
child to be bilingual

The goal of French Immersion is to develop functionally bilingual students through teaching most of the curriculum in French. At the elementary level, at least 50 per cent of all instruction is provided in French.

Anyone can be immersed in the French language


The NCDSB French Immersion Program offers children positive learning experiences with lifelong benefits. By studying a second language, students:

  • Acquire a working knowledge of both of Canada‚Äôs official languages
  • Learn to appreciate French culture
  • Strengthen all other areas of learning
  • Develop skills for educational and career advancement
  • Develop the ability to discover new thoughts and to look at things from different perspectives.


Transportation is available to students who wish to participate in a French Immersion program in their Family of Schools.

Transportaion is provided and managed by Niagara Student Transportation Services

registration dates

Advance Registation

Families with children currently in the French Immersion program can add additional children during the Advance Registation window. Registration to add additional children begins December 7th, 2017 at 7:30AM and runs through Jan 8th, 2018 at 11:30PM.

Standard Registration

For families new to French Immersion, registration is "first-come, first-served" and begins January 9th, 2018 at 7:30AM.