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French Immersion


2019-2020 New Online Registration starts:
Mar. 19, 8:30 a.m.

What is French Immersion (FI)?

French immersion is a successful approach to second language learning due to its unique learning environment where French is used as the language of instruction for several or all subjects other than English Language Arts.

Which school(s) offers FI?

The French Immersion programming is offered at École Montrose for Preschool to Grade 8 and at Charles Spencer High School Grades 9-12.

Do students and their parents need to know French to enter FI?

Students and families DO NOT need to know French to enter this program.

For more information, please contact GPPSD École Montrose at 780-532-8861.


New Parents to GPPSD


New Parents are required to create a  SchoolEngage account and complete the online registration, where they will indicate their Overall Program Choice as French Immersion. Those interested in Late Entry French Immersion will register at their Designated neighborhood school and indicate their interest in Late Entry French Immersion (Grade 5) within the New Student Registration form.

Help links for new parents:

​Current Parents with GPPSD

Sign in to PowerSchool

Click the button above to register a new member of your family by go to the PowerSchool ParentPortal and access SchoolEngage on the left-hand menu.

Help links for current GPPSD parents: