Toronto District School Board

International Languages Elementary and African Heritage

In an increasingly globalized world, it is important to set our students on the path to being active global citizens. The TDSB takes great pride in providing International Languages and African Heritage programs to all students from K to Grade 8. No background knowledge is necessary and we encourage students to explore all languages.




2017 International Languages - Elementary/African Heritage Summer Language and Cultural Program
When: July 4 - July 28, 2017 (Monday to Friday)
Who: Kindergarten to Grade 8 students
Locations: Please see below for locations
What: International Languages Elementary Summer Programs combine language & culture learning with engaging activities like games, songs, dance, storytelling and writing. No language background knowledge is necessary.
Time: 9-11:30am Language program offered by TDSB*
11:30am-4pm Cultural programming offered by community groups. (with optional before 9am and after 4pm program available)

*Except for North Kipling. Language program offered from 1 - 3:30pm.

Other languages may be offered as long as a minimum of 23 students are enrolled.

For more information call
416 338-4100

 

2017 INTERNATIONAL LANGUAGES - ELEMENTARY/AFRICAN HERITAGE SUMMER LANGUAGE AND CULTURAL PROGRAM

Time School Address
AM 
Contact Person
Languages offered
PM 
(Non-TDSB Cultural Program)
PM Cultural Program Contact
9-11:30 am Alvin Curling
50 Upper Rouge Trail

Sheppard Ave East and Morningside Rd

Ponniah Vivekenandan
416 254-6868

Tamil

Tamil

Ka.gangatharan@gmail.com

9-11:30 am

Crestview PS
101 Seneca Hill Drive

Finch Ave East and Don Mills Road

Irene Tseng
416 948-5567

Cantonese
Mandarin Simplified
Mandarin Traditional

Chinese

firstop@hotmail.com
416 716-6566

9-11:30 am

Don Valley JHS
3100 Don Mills Road

Don Mills Rd and Finch Ave East

Leonard Wandili
416 788-2180

Armenian

Armenian

 

arpitmuttart@gmail.com
416 839-0566

9-11:30 am

Elmbank Junior Middle Academy
10 Pittsboro Drive

Finch Ave W and Martin Grove

Saro Jeganathan
416 254-8521

Somali
Spanish
Tamil

Tamil

Thayani : 416-740-4521 or
Ganga : 416-832-0929
ka.gangatharan@gmail.com

9-11:30 am

Finch PS
277 Finch Ave East

Bayview Ave and Finch Ave East

Leonard Wandili
416 788-2180

Arabic

Arabic

iqraarabicschool@gmail.com
info@nileclub.org

9-11:30 am

General Mercer
30 Turnberry Ave

St Clair and Weston Road

Maria Xenikakis
416 254-1068

Portuguese

Portuguese

celindemelo@rogers.com
416 877-7634

9-11:30 am

Georges Vanier SS
(3000 Don Mills Rd)

Don Mills Rd and Finch Ave East

Wenjie Li
416 998-2155

Mandarin Simplified

Chinese

guominghua@yahoo.com
416 858-8736
jianfengyangca@yahoo.com
647-888-0869.

9-11:30 am

Lillian PS
1059 Lillian Street

Yonge St and Steeles Ave West

Rong Xue
416 529-4440

Korean

Korean

koreanschoolscanada@yahoo.ca
416 385-0244
647 286-6163

9-11:30 am

Milne Valley MS
100 Underhill Drive

Don Valley Parkway and Lawrence

Livia Popa
416 998-1467

Romanian

Romanian

posta@scoalaromaneasca.ca

9-11:30 am

Millwood JS
222 Mill Road

Renforth Dr and Bloor St West

Jasminka Cimesa
416 524-5965

Serbian
Macedonian
Korean

Macedonian
Serbian
Korean

Macedonian: mikarovska@yahoo.com
Serbian:
Serbian.parents.ontario@gmail.com
Korean
koreanschoolscanada@yahoo.ca
416 385-0244
647 286-6163

1-3:30 pm

North Kipling JMS
(2 Rowntree Blvd)

Kipling Ave and Finch Ave West

Saro Jeganathan
416 254-8521

Arabic
Dari
Punjabi
Tamil

Not applicable

Not applicable

9-11:30 am

Ryerson CS
96 Denison Ave

Bathurst St and Dundas St

Maria Xenikakis
416 254-1068

Arabic
Cantonese
Mandarin Simplified

Camp GTA (not cultural program)
(Daniel Jeffers)

Daniel.i.jeffers@gmail.com

9-11:30 am

Sir Samuel B. Steele PS
131 Huntsmill Blvd

Pharmacy and McNicoll

Li Gao
647 460-8685

Cantonese
Mandarin

Chinese

Edmund@ysuncorp.com


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Testimonials
  • See our 2016-2017 brochure
  • 2016-17 Registration information and important dates
  • View locations map
  • To Register 

    You can go to the International Languages Elementary / African Heritage school during program hours (as listed in the brochure). The $20 materials fee is payable by cash, cheque, VISA and MasterCard. 

     

     

    Employment Opportunities

    Instructors

    We are currently accepting resumes for the position of International Languages Instructor, multiple languages. For more information click on the job posting link below.

    International Languages Elementary Instructor - Job Description

    Focus on Youth

    Summer Program Student Employment

    Continuing Education

    Phone: 416-338-4100
    2 Trethewey Drive, 3rd Floor
    Toronto, ON M6M 4A8
    Email: coned@tdsb.on.ca



    See our 2016 - 2017 brochure

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    To enable all students to reach high levels of achievement and to acquire
    the knowledge, skills, and values
    they need to become responsible members of a democratic society.
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