Tag Archive "french-immersion"

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Halton District School Board stops Grade 1 French Immersion Program

At the June 15, 2016 Board meeting, Trustees unanimously passed the recommendation in “Report #16096” concerning program viability of elementary English and French programming in the Halton District School Board. The issue of English and ...

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High demand for elementary French immersion is making English classes too expensive

The issue at hand is that there is far greater demand for Elementary French Immersion programs, than there are qualified teachers. At the same time, Elementary English class sizes are as low as four students for one teacher in dual ...

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Welcome to Grade 1 parent information sessions in January 2016

The Halton District School Board takes pride in offering excellent Grade 1 programs to students in their communities. Every school in the Halton District School Board with Grade 1 will be running Welcome to Grade ...

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Letter to the Editor: A parent’s concern about lack of final grades for elementary school child

Dear Mr. Euale, We are aware that we may be one of many, many parents contacting you and the board in lieu of the announcement this past Friday. As directed, we are attempting to reach ...

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Schools offering Grade 1 Parent Information Sessions in January 2015

The Halton District School Board takes pride in offering excellent Grade 1 programs to students in their communities. Every school in the Halton District School Board with Grade 1 will be running Parent Information Sessions ...