The Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Education is responsible for putting in place a structure to provide education for more than 76,000 K-12 and post-secondary students. The Department encourages and promotes lifelong learning for all citizens of Newfoundland and Labrador.
The French as a First Language program is designed for Francophones who want their children to continue their education in French. This program targets transdisciplinary learning outcomes as formulated by the province, with the additional mandate to safeguard and enhance language proficiency and preserve the cultural heritage of the province's Francophone population.
For more information, visit www.ed.gov.nl.ca/edu/k12/french/languepremiere (in French)
The French Immersion program is designed for native English-speaking students who want to be educated in French. In this program, French is mainly used in classrooms to communicate.
For more information, visit www.ed.gov.nl.ca/edu/k12/french/immersion (in English)