French Programs at Lord Lansdowne

Early French Immersion

Early French Immersion begins in Junior Kindergarten. All class activities are conducted in French until the end of Grade 3 although some specialist subjects (like Health and Physical Education) may be taught in English. Formal English instruction is introduced in Grade 4. 

The program continues with 50% instruction in French and 50% in English for Grades 4-8. 

Students who successfully complete the Secondary French Immersion program will receive a Certificate of Bilingual Studies in French Immersion from the TDSB upon graduation.

Applications are open during the month of November, and be accessed on the TDSB French Programs website.  To apply, please visit the application site: