What’s New

November 2022 Chapter Meeting

Whether you are looking for resources to assist your child, or just want to be more involved in the French Immersion community, join us at one of virtual Chapter Meetings to find out more about CPF and meet other parents like you! You will find a welcoming community, a network of support and place to share ideas and to give back to the community.


DATE: TBD (generally first Wednesday or Thursday of each month)
TIME: 7:00PM
LOCATION: via Zoom or Google Meet, please email us at cpfnorthvan@gmail.com for meeting link

2023 Kindergarten Info Session – Oct 26

NVSD Kindergarten Information Session, October 2018, Centennial Theatre

ATTENTION Parents of children born 2018:

Reps from CPF North Van will be attending NVSD’s Kindergarten information session for parents/guardians of children who will enter Kindergarten in September 2023 (born in 2018). Stop by our booth to chat about French Immersion resources for your child!

Date: Wednesday, October 26, 2022

Time: 7 p.m.

Location: Centennial Theatre, 2300 Lonsdale Ave, North Vancouver (Map)

What does CPF North Vancouver do?

Our parent volunteers organize all kinds of fun and exciting events and activities in French for our students, including French public-speaking competitions, film festivals and sociocultural events, as well as resources, workshops and social gatherings for parents.

  • We organize all kinds of fun events and activities – including film festivals, public speaking competitions, parent workshops, winter carnivals and performances by French-speaking artists
  • We work in partnership with teachers, administrators and District staff to help create unique learning experiences both in and outside of the classroom
  • We deliver information through a CPF presence at several District events focused on educating parents and students about FI programs in our schools.
  • We recognize student success with awards and certificates at Concours d’art oratoire competitions and graduation events
  • We coordinate applications for CPF BC & Yukon’s Sociocultural Grant program which supports bringing French-language events to schools
  • We maintain an online presence (website, Facebook, Twitter & Instagram) to share resources and information
  • We are part of a network of more than 8,500 members in BC and the Yukon who are continually advocating for high quality French programs for students from Kindergarten to Grade 12

Interested in getting involved with CPF North Van? Send us an email at cpfnorthvan@gmail.com, we would love to hear from you!