Interested in French Immersion for Your Child?
For families interested in the Toronto District School Board’s French Immersion or
Extended French programs, we offer an online process for applying to:
– Early French Immersion (EFI) which begins in Senior Kindergarten;
– Junior Extended French (JEF) which begins in Grade 4
We guarantee an offer of placement in the program (not a specific school) to all
on-time applicants. Transportation is provided as per the Board’s Transportation
The timelines for applying for these programs for September 2019 are:
– Applications for Early French Immersion (for a Junior Kindergarten aged child),
must be completed online between October 29, 2018 and November 26, 2018.
– Applications for Junior Extended French must be completed online between
January 7, 2019 and February 4, 2019.
Offers of placement within your chosen program will be made to all on-time applicants in the weeks following the close of the application window. Please note: families with an older sibling currently in a French program are still required to complete an online application for the new student.
For further information about French as a Second Language programs, the
application process and dates for Information Evenings, please visit