CCRSB now accepting applications for Early French Immersion and Middle French Immersion

Media Release: 
Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Information Sessions for Parents and Guardians Being Offered

The Chignecto-Central Regional School Board (CCRSB) is now accepting applications for students interested in enrolling in Early French Immersion and Middle French Immersion. The application deadline is January 29, 2016. 

Application forms for both programs can be found here

Students and their families do not need to have a background in French to participate and find success in Early or Middle French Immersion. Parents or guardians with questions are encouraged to attend an information session in their area or contact CCRSB French Programs at 902-897-8965 or toll-free in Nova Scotia at 1-800-770-0008.

Please note: Parents and guardians applying to the Early French Immersion program are still required to register their child for Grade Primary. Information regarding Grade Primary registration can be found here.

Early French Immersion (Grade Primary entry) – Information Sessions for Parents:

Truro Elementary School
Date: Thursday, January 7, 2016 (Storm date: January 11, 2016)
Time: 6:00 pm

AG Baillie Memorial School
Date: Monday, January 11, 2016 (Storm date: January 12, 2016)
Time: 6:00 pm

Spring Street Academy
Date: Wednesday, January 13, 2016 (Storm date: January 14, 2016)
Time: 6:00 pm

Elmsdale District Elementary 
Date: Monday, January 18, 2016 (Storm date: January 20, 2016)
Time: 6:00 pm

Middle French Immersion (Grade 4 entry, Pictou County only) – Information Sessions for Parents:

Frank H. MacDonald School
Date: Wednesday, January 6, 2016 (Storm date: January 7, 2016)
Time: 6:00 pm

West Pictou Consolidated School
Date: Monday, January 18, 2016 (Storm date: January 21, 2016)
Time: 6:00 pm

A.G. Baillie Elementary School
Date: Wednesday, January 20, 2016 (Storm date: January 21, 2016)
Time: 6:00 pm

The Chignecto-Central Regional School Board is comprised of 17 board members and approximately 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 East Hants, Colchester, Cumberland and Pictou.

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For more information, contact:

Debbie Buott-Matheson, Communications Manager 
Chignecto-Central Regional School Board 
Office: 902-897-8911
buottmathesond@ccrsb.ca 
@CCRSB_Official 
facebook.com/ChignectoCRSB