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
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 Tatiana Khrystynko at firstname.lastname@example.org. 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 ones will be contacted for an interview.
To register your child for the International Language program please click here. Upon successful registration you will receive an email confirming your child's enrollment. Please make sure to check your Junk box for the confirmation email. If you don't receive confirmation email please contact us at 705-725-8360 ext. 45151. Please note you will be contacted only when the class is cancelled due to low enrollment.
Please note that even If your child is currently enrolled in this program, you still need to fill out on-line registration for the new school year.