École St. Gerard School French Immersion / Kindergarten Information – January 30, 2013. EARLY FRENCH IMMERSION. …a welcoming community where we nurture faith, encourage excellence in learning and inspire students to serve others, making the world a better place.
École St. Gerard School
French Immersion / Kindergarten Information – January 30, 2013
EARLY FRENCH IMMERSION
…a welcoming community where we nurture faith, encourage excellence in learning and inspire students to serve others, making the world a better place.
ELA isintroduced in Grade 3 ratherthan Grade 2. Why?
Cardinal Léger is a dual-track school—offering Immersion and regular programming. The others are single-track French Immersion.
themselves in English, but with some French
French themselves, but most would not converse
We aim to serve all students to the best of our ability with the resources available to us.
of each child
the English language skills of
French Immersion students
equal and, in some areas,
exceed the achievement of
the students taught solely
French for students who experience
difficulty fitting immersion classes into
on all transcripts.
French at the Grade 10-12 levels.
very early – before English Language Arts is introduced – may experience a brief lag in this subject.
…offering a world of opportunities for our children that they might not otherwise have experienced as unilingual citizens.
22 minute video
Be it known to all who enter
St. Gerard School that we are striving to be like Jesus at all times.
Our mission is to develop our hearts and minds as we journey together toward the light of God.
We are Children of the Light.
Nous sommes les enfants de la lumière.
Math Makes Sense
Nurturing the whole child
Catholic education helps all children as they seek to reach their full potential spiritually, academically, physically, socially and emotionally.
Beyond the classroom
Exploring and learning
A second language is a gift we give our children!
Putting Faith in Education!