French language education in
Yukon

The Yukon French-Language School Board has two schools with more than 230 students. The Émilie-Tremblay school teaches junior kindergarten up to grade 6 and Parhélie Academy teaches grades 7 to 12. No other school board in this territory offers full-time French-language teaching. French-language teaching is offered in Whitehorse and its surroundings. Services offered by the French-language school board include:

  • Full-time kindergarten
  • A daycare service and a summer camp
  • Laptops for every student
  • A curriculum for teenagers based on fine arts and the outdoors
  • Partnerships with the local francophone community
  • French as a second language classes for parents
  • A remedial French program for students

French services in the Yukon related to postsecondary education, literacy and adult continuing education are provided by the Association franco-yukonaise.