French Immersion Families and Students
French Immersion programming benefits the cognitive and social development of students, as well as their opportunities for career advancement. Research demonstrates that students who successfully complete a French Immersion program attain functional bilingualism while doing as well as, or better than, their unilingual peers in the content areas of curriculum, including English Language Arts.
French Immersion programs must parallel the regular English program in structure and content The content of French Immersion programs must parallel that of the regular curriculum as set out in the Required Areas of Study in an Educational Program Order.
(French Canadian Association of Prince George)