CCRSB now accepting applications for Late French Immersion and Integrated French

Media Release: 
Monday, February 1, 2016

The Chignecto-Central Regional School Board (CCRSB) is now accepting applications for students interested in enrolling in Late French Immersion and Integrated French. The application deadline is March 4, 2016. 

Late French Immersion (Grade 7 entry) – Information Sessions for Parents: 

Redcliff Middle School, 33 Sunset Lane, Valley
Date: Tuesday, February 9, 2016 (Storm date - February 10th) 
Time: 6:00 pm

Riverside Education Centre, 6 Riverside Drive, Milford
Date: Thursday, February 11, 2016 (Storm date – February 16th) 
Time: 6:00 pm

Integrated French begins in Grade 7, and is offered at the following schools:

  • Dr. W. A. MacLeod Consolidated (Riverton) 
  • E.B. Chandler Junior High (Amherst) 
  • Springhill Junior/Senior High (Springhill) 
  • Redcliff Middle School (Bible Hill) 
  • Truro Junior High School (Truro) 
  • Central Colchester Junior High (Onslow)
  • Riverside Education Centre (Milford) 
  • South Colchester Academy (Brookfield)

Students can apply for the Late French Immersion Program and/or the Integrated French Program via a new online application form! 

Students and their families do not need to have a background in French to participate and find success in Late French Immersion and Integrated French programs. Parents or guardians with questions are encouraged to contact the school offering the program, or to call Cheryl Ann LeLièvre, Regional French Consultant at 902-755-8135 or 902-890-3476 or Velma LeBlanc Dunn, Regional French Coordinator, at 902-897-8951 or 902-890-3754. Calls can also be made toll free to 1-800-770-0008.

Click here for more information about Optional French Programs in CCRSB.  

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. 


For more information, contact: 

Debbie Buott-Matheson, Communications Manager 
Chignecto-Central Regional School Board 
Office: 902-897-8911 
Cell: 902-956-8079 
Twitter: @CCRSB_Official