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​French as a Second Language information sessions, registration this January http://oak.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/board-news/26​French as a Second Language information sessions, registration this January <p>​</p><p>The Simcoe County District School Board (SCDSB) offers French Immersion (FI) and Extended French as a Second Language (EFSL) at select schools throughout the county. In January, information sessions will be held for parents, and registration begins later that month.<br><br>FI begins in Grade 1 and is offered at 12 elementary schools. EFSL begins in Grade 5 and is offered at 10 elementary schools and eight secondary schools. These programs give students a bilingual education and the opportunity to become fluent in a second language.<br><br><strong>Information sessions</strong><br>Elementary schools that run FI or EFSL will be hosting an information session for parents of children in Senior Kindergarten and Grade 4. To find out which school your child would attend for FI or EFSL, please <a href="http://www.scdsb.on.ca/Programs/Pages/French-Programs.aspx" target="_blank"><span style="text-decoration:underline;">click here</span></a>. <br><br><strong>School                                          Session date/time</strong><br>Admiral Collingwood - EFSL only       Jan. 8 at 6 p.m.<br>Alliston Union                                  Jan. 13 at 6 p.m.<br>Ardagh Bluffs - EFSL only                 Jan. 13 at 6 p.m.<br>Cameron Street - FI only                 Jan. 13 at 7 p.m.<br>Ferndale Woods - FI only                 Jan. 6 at 6 p.m.<br>Forest Hill                                       Jan. 7 at 7 p.m.<br>Goodfellow                                     Jan. 14 at 6 p.m.<br>Hillcrest                                          Jan. 14 at 6:30 p.m.<br>Mundy's Bay                                   Jan. 13 at 6 p.m.<br>Oakley Park - FI only                      Jan. 13 at 6 p.m.<br>Regent Park                                   Jan. 8 at 6:45 p.m.<br>Warnica                                         Jan. 12 at 6:30 p.m.<br>WH Day                                         Jan. 7 at 6:30 p.m.<br>Worsley - FI only                            Jan. 6 at 6:30 p.m.<br>                        </p><p><strong>How to apply</strong><br>To apply for these programs, parents must complete the online application form at <a href="http://www.scdsb.on.ca/" target="_blank">www.scdsb.on.ca</a> under Programs, French as a Second Language. Parents who do not have Internet access at home, or who require other assistance accessing the online application, should contact their school.<br><br>The <strong>FI application form will be available from 9 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 19 until 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015.</strong><br><br>While every effort will be made to accommodate all FI applications, available space and staffing will determine how many students can be registered in the program. Applications will be processed in the order they are received electronically. One application form must be completed for each child.<br><br>The EFSL application form will be available from<strong> 9 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 21, until 9 p.m. on Thursday, Jan 22, 2015.</strong><br><br>EFSL is an open access program. This means that any student starting Grade 5 in September 2015 will be eligible for the EFSL program, and all online applications will be processed. One application form must be completed for each child. <em>Please note: The 2016-17 school year will be the final year for a student to apply for Grade 5 EFSL. When the Grade 1 FI cohort reaches Grade 5 in September 2017, EFSL will be phased out on a year-by-year basis. Registration in EFSL for Grade 5 will not be available within the SCDSB in September 2017.</em></p>
10 Days of Giving - Day 6 to Day 10http://oak.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/710 Days of Giving - Day 6 to Day 10<p>​On the<span class="ms-rteForeColor-2"> sixth </span>day of giving the Raiders brought to school:  a pair of socks or mittens!  On the <span class="ms-rteForeColor-6">seventh</span> day of giving the Raiders brought to school:  a box of kraft dinner!  On the<span class="ms-rteForeColor-2"> eighth </span>day of giving the Raiders brought to school:  candy or cookies!  On the <span class="ms-rteForeColor-6">ninth </span>day of giving the Raiders brought to school: a box of cereal!  On the <span class="ms-rteForeColor-2">tenth</span> day of giving the Raiders brought to school:  a brand new book!</p>
Provide input on proposed 2015-16 school year calendarhttp://oak.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/board-news/25Provide input on proposed 2015-16 school year calendar<p>​The Simcoe County District School Board (SCDSB) invites public school communities to submit input regarding the proposed school year calendar for next school year (Sept. 2015 to June 2016).</p><p>Input can be provided by visiting the SCDSB's <a href="http://www.scdsb.on.ca/Schools/Pages/School-Year-Calendars.aspx" target="_blank">School Year Calendar page</a>. </p><p>All stakeholders including staff, school council members, parents/guardians, students and members of the school community are invited to provide input. </p><p><strong>Feedback is invited until Jan. 9, 2015</strong> to ensure the SCDSB meets school year calendar development timelines set by the Ministry of Education.</p>
Orange and Black Day this Friday.http://oak.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/6Orange and Black Day this Friday.<p>​This Friday will be our <span class="ms-rteForeColor-3"><strong>Orange</strong> </span>and <strong>Black</strong> Day along with our recognition of students who exemplify <span class="ms-rteForeColor-10"><strong>collaboration</strong></span> with their classmates and teachers.</p>
Scholastic Book Fair has arrived!http://oak.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/5Scholastic Book Fair has arrived!<p>​​​​The book fair has a wonderful selection of books for all ages.  We now have some French books for our French Immersion students. The hours are Oct. 22-24 from 9:00am to 6:00pm and Oct. 24 from 9:00am to 12:00pm.  Hope to see you there.</p>

 

 

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