Admission criteria

Your child must be 5 years of age by March 1st of its kindergarten school year to be registered.

Francophone schools welcome students who are eligible for French-language education in accordance with Section 23 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, the Alberta School Act and district policies. In order for a student to be admitted, a parent must adhere to one of the following Charter’s criteria:

  1. Whose first language learned and still understood is French;
  2. Who received primary schooling in French in Canada;
  3. Whose siblings were or are being educated at a francophone school in Canada.*

How to register

  1. Print and fill the registration form or fill it on your computer and print it;
  2. Make sure you sign the form on page 4
  3. Drop the form at the school reception with all relative documents. During summer holidays, form may be delivered to the board office.

Registration forms 2018-2019

*In the spirit of Section 23, other categories of parents may be allowed to enrol their children in a francophone school while respecting the mission of francophone education. The final decision is made at the school board level.

Francophone schools offer full-time kindergarten and free transportation. Kindergarten students must be 5 years of age by March 1st of their kindergarten school year.