Tag Archive: French Immersion

Jun 09 2015

Celebrating 25 years of French Immersion


It’s hard to believe that French Immersion has reached its 25th year in our District. What began as a program with only a couple of classes has blossomed into a k-12 program of more than 1000 students. One of the great things about being a smaller school district is that we are able to retain …

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May 14 2014

SD62 Student Wins Top Award At Provincial French Public Speaking Competition

Congratulations to Hannah Clarke from John Stubbs Memorial School who won the top award for the Canadian Parents for French BC & Yukon sponsored Concours d’art oratoire. This year marked the 31st anniversary of the event with the provincial finals occurring on Saturday, May 3rd at SFU Surrey. The competition had 10,000 students from across British Columbia competing, …

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Jan 21 2014

K-12 School Registration


It’s that time of year again parents! September registration for the 2014/2015 school year is coming up the week of January 27-31.  Here is what you need to know.       Student registration takes place at your local Neighbourhood school from 8:00 – 3:00 p.m. Find your neighbourhood school online under the Catchment Area …

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Nov 15 2013

Paris Pen Pal Exchange

Belmont Secondary's French Immersion teach Mrs. Young

                    Speaking French is one thing, but making friends with French speaking students in another country takes learning French to a new level. Mrs. Young’s grade 9 French Immersion class is participating in a pen pal exchange with Collège Galilée, a school in Paris. Our Belmont students get …

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May 10 2013

Provincial Speech Comp. Francais!

Mme. Gibson and grade 8 French immersion student Kealy are all smiles at the competition.

SD62 had a great showing at the Provincial French speech competition (concours d’art oratoire) at SFU in Surrey last weekend. SD62 sent 6 competitors from École John Stubbs and École Journey. The annual concours is for French immersion and core French students in grades 6-12. Top students in each category go on to the national …

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