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International Languages - Elementary and African Heritage


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During this time of school closure, ILE/AH program is transitioning to remote learning, instructors are continuing to reach out to parents by phone or email. Parents receiving phone calls may notice the incoming call indicating a "blocked or private number". If you have any questions, please email Alternatively, you can contact one of the names listed, by school.

To access resources / activities to continue learning at home with your child/ren, please see ILE/AH At Home.

The following classes for Fall 2020-2021 are no longer available for registration: American Sign Language, Hebrew, Japanese and Marathi.

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.

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Program Officer Knighted

Congratulations to Livia Popa, Program Officer in our ILE/African Heritage Program, for being knighted in the order of "Cultural Merit" by the President of Romania, Mr. Klaus-Werner Iohannis! Livia was honoured and received a medal as "a mark of appreciation for the personal contribution to the promotion and preservation of the Romanian language and for the dedication with which she was involved in maintaining the cultural identity among the Romanian communities in the Diaspora". Congratulations Livia! 

Poza cu Presedintele RO






Continuing Education

Phone: 416-338-4100
2 Trethewey Drive, 3rd Floor
Toronto, ON M6M 4A8

Cartoon collaboration jle/ah Summer Program

International Languages Elementary Photo Gallery

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Congratulations to Dylan Schmitt who placed first at the 2018 “Chinese Bridge” Chinese Proficiency Competition! Click here for information about Chinese-Bridge

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