Franc départ (strong start)
The program “Franc départ” is an initiative of the B.C. Ministry of Education, implemented by the Conseil scolaire francophone and the Fédération des parents francophones de C.-B. Its mission is to provide a variety of free activities at schools, in French, for Francophone children aged 0 to 5 accompanied by an adult (either a parent or another person responsible for the child).
The program is currently running at six of our schools: