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International Languages – Elementary 2022 – 2023 Program (In-person)

Program Information

The International Languages – Elementary / African Heritage Program is now offering language classes to students (TDSB and non TDSB) Kindergarten to Grade 8. Activities will be focused on building student’s abilities in oral communication, reading and writing.

Please note that a minimum of 23 students is required to open a language class.


African Heritage, Albanian, American Sign Language, Amharic, Arabic, Aramaic, Armenian, Azerbaijan Bengali, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Cantonese, Creole, Dari, Edo, Farsi/Persian, German, Greek, Gujarati, Hebrew, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Karen, Korean, Macedonian, Mandarin Simplified, Mandarin Traditional, Marathi, Nepalese, Pashtu, Portuguese, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Sanskrit, Serbian, Sinhalese, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, Tamil, Telugu, Tibetan, Tigrinya, Turkish, Twi, Urdu and Vietnamese.

Please note that additional languages may be offered. Please contact 416 338-4100 for more information.


$20 material fee required at the time of registration

Where and When

TDSB schools around the city. Classes are held one day a week, after regular day school or Saturday. There are 30 classes/weeks in total. Classes run for 2.5 hours. Language classes are offered various times of the week. View a list of school locations and language classes

Please note that there are no classes on PA Days, long weekends, December Break and March Break. Please see below a list of first and last classes based on the day of the week

2022-2023 First Class Last Class
Friday September 16, 2022 June 16, 2023
Saturday September 24, 2022 June 17, 2023
Monday September 26, 2022 June 5, 2023
Tuesday October 4, 2022 May 16, 2023
Wednesday October 5, 2022 May 17, 2023
Thursday October 6, 2022 May 18, 2023


Registration Information

Parents are welcome to register their child(ren) throughout the school year. Our registration process will accommodate all days of significance.

Online Registration

Online registration is currently not available. Please see below for in-person information.

In-person Registration

To register, please do the following:

  1. Download and complete the registration form.
  2. Print the completed form. When you print, please choose “Fit to printable area” under printer settings to ensure that the entire form is printed. Not choosing this option may result in printing only part of the form.
  3. Sign the registration form
  4. Bring completed registration form to the ILE/AH school only on the day and time program is running. Complete registration with payment of $20 materials fee. Cash is not accepted. Debit/credit cards and cheques are accepted as forms of payment.

Download Registration Form

Please note that blank registration forms are available at the school for completion. These forms are available during program hours only.

View a list of Frequently Asked Questions

For questions or inquiries regarding our programs please see list of Program Officer's by school: Program Officer Emails by School Name.

Continuing Education

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