Conseil scolaire francophone de la Colombie-Britannique

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Conseil scolaire francophone de la Colombie-Britannique
Conseil scolaire francophone de la Colombie-Britannique logo.png
Board office location Richmond
Communities served British Columbia in British Columbia
Number of schools 38
Budget (CAD$ million) 40.425
Number of students 4450
Superintendent Bertrand Dupain
http://www.csf.bc.ca/

The Conseil scolaire francophone de la Colombie-Britannique (also known as Francophone Education Authority or School District No 93) is the French-language school board for all French schools located in British Columbia. Its headquarters are in Richmond in Greater Vancouver.[1] Unlike the other school boards in British Columbia, this school board does not cover a specific geographic area, but instead takes ownership of schools based solely on language.

The school board helps ensure those with constitutional rights to minority language education under section 23 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms receive it.[2]

The Conseil scolaire francophone de la Colombie-Britannique offers educational programs and services geared towards the growth and cultural promotion of the province’s Francophone learners. An active partner in the development of British Columbia’s Francophone community, the Conseil has presently in its system, and distributed across 78 communities in the province, over 4,450 students and 36 schools, which includes 23 homogeneous schools.

History[edit]

The school board was created in 1995. Originally its service area was Metro Vancouver. Its service area has covered the entire province since 1998.[3] The change in jurisdiction was effective 1 July 1999.[4]

Schools[edit]

School Location Grades
École Mer et montagne Campbell River K-6
Phoenix Middle School Campbell River 7-9
Carihi Secondary School Campbell River 10-12
École La Vérendrye Chilliwack K-7
École Au coeur de l'île Comox Valley K-12
École du Bois-Joli Delta K-6
École Collines d'or Kamloops K-7
École de l’Anse-au-sable Kelowna K-12
École des Voyageurs Langley K-7
École des Deux-Rives Mission K-7
École Océane Nanaimo/Ladysmith K-7
Nanaimo District Secondary School Nanaimo/Ladysmith 8-12
École des Sentiers-Alpins Nelson K-4
École André-Piolat North Vancouver (district) K-12
École de la Vallée de Pemberton Pemberton K-7
École Entre Lacs Penticton K-8
Penticton Secondary School Penticton 9-12
École des Grands Cèdres Port Alberni K-6
École des Pionniers Port Coquitlam K-12
École Côte du Soleil Powell River K-9
Brooks Secondary School Powell River 9-12
École Franco-Nord Prince George K-7
Duchess Park Secondary School Prince George 8-12
École des Navigateurs Richmond K-7
École des Sept-Sommets Rossland K-6
École du Pacifique Sechelt/Gibsons K-7
Chatelech Secondary School Sechelt/Gibsons 8-12
Les Aiglons Squamish K-7
École Gabrielle-Roy Surrey K-12
École Jack Cook Terrace K-7
École Rose-des-Vents Vancouver K-6
Anne-Hébert Vancouver K-6
École secondaire Jules-Verne Vancouver 7-12
École Victor-Brodeur Esquimalt K-12
École La Passerelle Whistler K-7

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Contactez-nous." Conseil scolaire francophone de la Colombie-Britannique. Retrieved on 22 January 2015. "100 – 13511 Commerce Parkway Richmond BC V6V 2J8"
  2. ^ District Review Report, School District No. 93 (Conseil scolaire francophone) April 4–8, 2005, submitted to the Minister of Education, p. 2.
  3. ^ Jacquet, Marianne. "The Discourse on Diversity in British Columbia Public Schools: From Difference to In/Difference" (Chapter 3). In: Gérin-Lajoie, Diane. Educators' Discourses on Student Diversity in Canada: Context, Policy, and Practice. Canadian Scholars’ Press, 2008. ISBN 1551303469, 9781551303468. Start: p. 51. CITED: p. 54.
  4. ^ "Chronology of French-as-first-language education in British-Colombia" (Archive). Conseil scolaire francophone de la Colombie-Britannique. Retrieved on 26 January 2015. "1998 27 mars – Suite au second recours juridique intenté par les parents, le Cabinet provincial adopte un amendement à la réglementation régissant le Conseil scolaire francophone, ce qui lui donne juridiction sur toute la province, et ce à compter du 1er juillet 1999.

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