Application deadline extended for Early French Immersion & Middle French Immersion for some schools in Pictou County

Media Release: 
Tuesday, February 7, 2017

The Chignecto-Central Regional School Board (CCRSB) has extended the application deadline for the Early French Immersion program at AG Baillie Memorial School and the Middle French Immersion program Frank H. MacDonald Elementary. The application deadline for both programs is now February 28, 2017. 

Early French Immersion (Grade Primary entry). The information package (including the application form) is available at all elementary schools, the Celtic Family of Schools Office and at the CCRSB Central Office in Truro, as well as daycares in Pictou County. Information can also be downloaded here. 

Middle French Immersion (Grade 4 entry). The information package (including the application form) is available at all elementary schools in Pictou County, at the Celtic Family of Schools Office and via the CCRSB website

Students do not need a background in French to find success in Early French Immersion or Middle French Immersion. 

Parents or guardians with questions should contact the French Program Services Department at 902-897-8965 or 1-800-770-0008 (toll-free in Nova Scotia).

Addresses for CCRSB offices: 

  • CCRSB Central Office – 60 Lorne Street, Truro NS 
  • Celtic Family of Schools Office - 2561 Westville Road, Westville (serving Pictou County)

The Chignecto-Central Regional School Board is comprised of 17 board members and 2,700 staff all striving to develop independent, lifelong learners in a student-centered environment, with high expectations for all. CCRSB serves almost 20,000 students from Primary to Grade 12, throughout the counties of Colchester, Cumberland and Pictou and the Municipality of East Hants.

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For more information, contact: 

Debbie Buott-Matheson, Senior Communications Manager 
Chignecto-Central Regional School Board

Office: 902-897-8911
Cell: 902-956-8079
buottmathesond@ccrsb.ca

Facebook: www.facebook.com/ChignectoCRSB 
Twitter: @CCRSB_Official