This step is NOT MANDATORY

The regular school year’s three-week preparation program is the continuation of the five-week summer program and is considered as a prerequisite for the regular school year. The schedule of classroom sessions, workshops, organized cultural and sporting activities maximizes the students’ exposure to the French language and culture to ensure an ideal learning experience.


3 beginner levels
3 intermediate levels
2 advanced levels

Some levels may not be offered due to insufficient number of students.

Eligibility (12 years old and over)

International student applicants must be attending at least Grade 6 during the current school year.


Registration fee: CAD 275

Tuition and residency: CAD 2,010 (CAD 670 / week)

(full board, 3 meals /day)

Total: CAD 2,285

Duration and Dates

3 weeks: August 7th to 25th, 2023

Activities and Excursions

A wide selection of optional activities is subject to additional fees:

  • Music lessons
  • Dance lessons
  • Cultural excursions
  • Sports excursions

Activities description (PDF)

Sample Weekday schedule (PDF)

Sample Weekend day schedule (PDF)

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