French Immersion

 

The Chilliwack School District offers both early and late French Immersion programs.

Early French Immersion (EFI)

Online applications for students entering Kindergarten and Grade One can be submitted at any time by visiting https://sd33.bc.ca/registration. Please ensure that you register your Kindergarten child at their catchment area school, as placement in the Immersion program is not guaranteed. To apply for the Early Immersion program, select Cheam Elementary (EFI) as your school of choice. If the number of applications exceeds the number of spaces available, a lottery system for selection will be used, within the parameters of our Selection Process. all applications received by 12:00 pm on January 11, 2019 will be included in this draw.

Applications after January 11th can also be made online by selecting Cheam Elementary as your school of choice. If space is not available, applicants will be added to the existing wait list. Please note, Kindergarten and Grade One students do not require previous French experience.

Please note that bussing is not provided for out-of-catchment Early French Immersion students.

 

Late French Immersion (LFI)

Online applications for students entering Grade 6 in September 2019 can be submitted at any time by visiting https://sd33.bc.ca/registration and select either Chilliwack Middle School (LFI) or Vedder Middle School (LFI) as your school of choice. If the number of applications exceeds the number of spaces available, a lottery system for selection will be used, within the parameters of our Selection Process. all applications received by 12:00 pm on January 28, 2019 will be included in this draw.

Applications after January 28th can also be made online by selecting either Chilliwack Middle School or Vedder Middle School as your school of choice. If space is not available, applicants will be added to the existing wait list. Please note, Grade Six students do not require previous French experience.

If you are inquiring about our French Immersion program at the secondary school level, applications can be made online by selecting Sardis Senior Secondary. If space is not available, applicants will be added to the existing wait list.

Please note that bussing is not provided for out-of-catchment Late French Immersion students.

For a more detailed look at our District French Immersion Programs of Choice, please visit:

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