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International Languages After School Program

Learn A New Language for Free

Simcoe County District School Board proudly offers children in grades 1 through 8 an opportunity to learn and/or maintain a language other than French or English. Whether you enrol your children in this program to learn a new language, understand a new culture or to extend their knowledge of their first language, every student can benefit from this program.


Students enrolled in grades 1 through 8 are eligible to enrol in this program


Barrie: Arabic*, Russian*, Mandarin, Korean, Greek, Farsi*, German, Spanish, Urdu*

Bradford:  Tamil*, Urdu*, Spanish, Russian*

If you have selected a language with the * sign and it is not a native language for your child, please contact our office. If the language of your interest is not listed please contact us at (705) 725-8360 ext. 45160

Class Schedule:

Saturday mornings from 9:00am to 11:30am starting September 19, 2015.

2015/2016 Class Dates:

Semester 1 - September 19, 26,  Oct. 3, 17, 24, 31 , Nov. 7, 14, 21, 28, Dec. 5, 12

Semester 2 - Jan 9, 16, 23, 30, Feb 6, 20, 27, Mar 5, Apr 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, May 7, 14


Barrie - Learning Centre, Barrie, 320 Bayfield Street, Bayfield Mall (Highway 400 and Bayfield Street).

Bradford - Learning Centre, Bradford, 157 Holland Street East, Suit 200, 2nd floor.



There is no charge for this program; however, we must attain a minimum number of students per language in order to offer the class.  Most classes fill quickly and are established on a first come first served basis.


If you are a High School student and interested in volunteering with the International Language Program a resume and cover letter must be submitted to Crystal Fletcher at Please specify the proficiency in the language that you are interested in helping with. A reference from your school will be required. We thank all applicants; however, only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Registration for 2015-2016 International Languages Program

To register your child for the International Language program please contact us at 705-725-8360 ext. 45160.

Parent Information - International Languages After School Program

  • 2015-2016 Program Flyer

  • Class Schedule

  • 2015/2016 Dates

  • Class Size

  • Cancellation of class due to Inclement Weather

  • Health Concerns

  • Student Code of Behaviour

  • Cancellation of Class

  • Parent Volunteers

  • Attendance and Punctuality

  • Fee

This program is available at the following locations: