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International Languages - Secondary Students
International Languages - Secondary Students

Secondary students can enrol in language classes and receive credits towards graduation. Students do not have to be native speakers to enrol in a language class. Information on languages, times and locations can be found below.

International Language Credit Courses

Duration

September to June

Eligibility

Open to students who are not native and native speakers.

Course Material

$10.00 non-refundable consumable fee. Any additional book fees will be collected during class hours. Students are responsible for purchasing the course textbook/course packs which will be sold in September. Visa students are required to pay an additional fee of $1,437.50.

Prerequisites

Students must have the required prerequisite course in order to enroll in a grade 11 (level 2/C) or grade 12 (level 3/D) International Languages course regardless of fluency (i.e. students may not skip levels/grades).
Advance standing is only granted to students who have recently arrived (6-12 months) in Ontario and have an equivalent course prerequisite from the home province/country.

How to register

Pre-registered YRDSB student (registered student from previous school year):

  • attend the first class according to the schedule below

New YRDSB student:

  • From May until September 12, register online with Career Cruising. See the instruction tip sheet for more information.
  • A​fter September 12, download the registration form​ and submit it to your school guidance counsellor. Take a copy of the approved registration form to your first class.
  • Registrations will not be accepted after the third class.

Non-YRDSB student:

  • ​Download the registration form or pick up a copy at the language school site at the date and times listed below.Complete the form and have it signed and sealed by your day school principal.
  • When attending registration bring with you:
    • Completed and signed registration form
    • Credit Counselling Summary
    • Proof of status in Can​ada (Canadian citizens require one original Citizenship/immigration document; other citizenship require two Citizenship/immigration documents)
    • Completed Proof of Pupil Eligibility Form​
  • Registrations will not be accepted after the third class.

Please note that non-YRDSB students will be enrolled only after all YRDSB students are placed.​​

Registration Dates & Locations

​Location​

​Registration Drop-off Date
(non YRDSB Student)
​First Day of Class
​Middlefield C.I.
525 Highglen Ave., Markham
​September 8, 2018
10:00AM - 12:00PM
​September 15, 2018
8:45AM - 12:30PM
​Richmond Hill HS
201 Yorkland St., Richmond Hill
​September 8, 2018
10:00AM - 12:00PM
​September 15, 2018
8:45AM - 12:30PM
​Thornlea SS
8075 Bayview Ave., Thornhill
​September 8, 2018
10:00AM - 12:00PM
​September 15, 2018
8:45AM - 12:30PM
​Unionville HS
201 Town Centre Blvd., Markham
​September 11, 2018
6:00PM - 8:00PM
​September 18, 2018
5:45PM - 9:30PM​
 

 Course List

 
  • Arabic
    • Level 1Level 2Level 3Middlefield CIRichmond Hill HSThornlea SSUnionville HS
      Grade 9/10Grade 11Grade 12
      LYA BDLYA CULYA DUSaturday

  • Cantonese
    • Level 1Level 2Level 3Middlefield CIRichmond Hill HSThornlea SSUnionville HS
      Grade 9/10Grade 11Grade 12
      LKC BDLKC CULKC DUSaturdaySaturdayTuesday

  • Farsi
    • Level 1Level 2Level 3Middlefield CIRichmond Hill HSThornlea SSUnionville HS
      Grade 9/10Grade 11Grade 12
      LYF BDLYF CULYF DUSaturday

  • German
    • Level 1Level 2Level 3Middlefield CIRichmond Hill HSThornlea SSUnionville HS
      Grade 9/10Grade 11Grade 12
      LWG BDLWG CULWG DUSaturday

  • Greek
    • Level 1Level 2Level 3Middlefield CIRichmond Hill HSThornlea SSUnionville HS
      Grade 9/10Grade 11Grade 12
      LBG BDLBG CULBG DUSaturday

  • Gujarati
    • Level 1Level 2Level 3Middlefield CIRichmond Hill HSThornlea SSUnionville HS
      Grade 9/10Grade 11Grade 12
      LIG BDLIG CULIG DUSaturday

  • Japanese
    • Level 1Level 2Level 3Middlefield CIRichmond Hill HSThornlea SSUnionville HS
      Grade 9/10Grade 11Grade 12
      LKJ BDLKJ CULKJ DUSaturdayTuesday

  • Korean
    • Level 1Level 2Level 3Middlefield CIRichmond Hill HSThornlea SSUnionville HS
      Grade 9/10Grade 11Grade 12
      LKK BDLKK CULKK DUSaturday

  • Manadarin Simplified
    • Level 1Level 2Level 3Middlefield CIRichmond Hill HSThornlea SSUnionville HS
      Grade 9/10Grade 11Grade 12
      LKB BDLKB CULKB DUSaturdaySaturdayTuesday

  • Mandarin Simplified - Advanced Placement
    • Level 1Level 2Level 3Middlefield CIRichmond Hill HSThornlea SSUnionville HS
      Grade 9/10Grade 11Grade 12
      LKB DUESaturday

  • Mandarin Traditional
    • Level 1Level 2Level 3Middlefield CIRichmond Hill HSThornlea SSUnionville HS
      Grade 9/10Grade 11Grade 12
      LKM BDLKM CULKM DUSaturdaySaturday

  • Punjabi
    • Level 1Level 2Level 3Middlefield CIRichmond Hill HSThornlea SSUnionville HS
      Grade 9/10Grade 11Grade 12
      LIP BDLIP CULIP DUSaturday

  • Russian
    • Level 1Level 2Level 3Middlefield CIRichmond Hill HSThornlea SSUnionville HS
      Grade 9/10Grade 11Grade 12
      LRR BDLRR CULRR DUSaturday

  • Spanish
    • Level 1Level 2Level 3Middlefield CIRichmond Hill HSThornlea SSUnionville HS
      Grade 9/10Grade 11Grade 12
      LWS BDLWS CULWS DUSaturday

  • Tamil
    • Level 1Level 2Level 3Middlefield CIRichmond Hill HSThornlea SSUnionville HS
      Grade 9/10Grade 11Grade 12
      LIT BD LIT CULIT DUSaturday

  • Urdu
    • Level 1Level 2Level 3Middlefield CIRichmond Hill HSThornlea SSUnionville HS
      Grade 9/10Grade 11Grade 12
      LIU BDLIU CULIU DUSaturday

You can also download a printable version of the international languages classes​.

Contact Us

Have questions? Check out the list of frequently asked questions​ or contact us at international.languages@yrdsb.ca.

 
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