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EXTRAORDINARY PRE-SCHOOL

  • Prepares children for school and a life-long love of learning
  • Improves problem solving, focus and memory by introducing a new language
  • Nurtures development of cognitive and social skills
  • Fun, play-based classroom
  • Entry from 30 months old
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EXTRAORDINARY EDUCATION

  •  Bilingual learners outperform peers who learn in only one language
  • An international curriculum with students from 30 countries
  • Small class sizes (maximum 16 students) allows for individualized attention
  •  The only certified Eco-school in Canada
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COME SEE FOR YOURSELF

Give your child the extraordinary  Cousteau advantage.

Register for our next Open House and learn more.

Don’t forget to ask about our Eco-School program; before and after school child care; club activities; summer camps and more!

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EXTRAORDINARY PRE-SCHOOL

  • Prepares children for school and a life-long love of learning
  • Improves problem solving, focus and memory by introducing a new language
  • Nurtures development of cognitive and social skills
  • Fun, play-based classroom
  • Entry from 30 months old
Learn more

EXTRAORDINARY EDUCATION

  • Bilingual learners outperform peers who learn in only one language
  • An international curriculum with students from 30 countries
  • Small class sizes (maximum 16 students) allows for individualized attention
  • The only certified Eco-school in Canada
Learn More

COME SEE FOR YOURSELF

Give your child the extraordinary Cousteau advantage.

Register for our next Open House and learn more.

Don’t forget to ask about our Eco-School program; before and after school child care; club activities, summer camps and more!

Visit Us
Preschool in Vancouver

The only school in British Columbia accredited with both the French and B.C’s Ministries of Education.

We are a bilingual, international Pre-school (age 3) to Grade 9 academic institution inspired by the traditions of France, the curiosity of Jacques Cousteau and British Columbia’s natural environment.

Cousteau students receive the best educational practices from around the world in languages, sciences and arts to help them become the global citizens of tomorrow.

 

Our Dual Curriculum
Preschool in Vancouver

The Cousteau difference

We are a school of academic excellence that integrates the best of both the French and Canadian education systems. Our aim is to educate and better prepare our students to speak and understand the nuances between both languages and the cultural differences of different countries.

Education on civic duty and global citizenship
  • British Columbia Approved Curriculum

  • French Ministry of Education approved Curriculum

  • Specialist teachers certified from France

  • 16 students per class (1:8 in Pre-school and KG)

  • All linguistic backgrounds welcome

  • Two facilities: Vancouver and North Vancouver

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Our Education

We are a school of academic excellence that integrates the best of both the French and Canadian systems.

Cousteau students are open minded, engaged, thinkers, confident and mindful of self and others.

Preschool

École Maternelle

France’s renowned École Maternelle has been imitated in many countries.

Maternelle teachers, who have the same advanced degree as other Elementary School teachers, are trained in child psychology and physical development, as well as early childhood education.

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Elementary School

Grades 1 to 5

Divided into 2 main cycles (Cycle 2 and 3)

Cycle 2: From Grades 1 to 3, marks the start of fundamental learnings of Elementary School.

Cycle 3: From Grades 4 to 5,  academic disciplines become more refined as children study literature, history-geography, and technology.

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Middle School

Grade 6 to 9

Middle School is the next step in the student’s academic journey.

Having acquired the building blocks of learning in Elementary School, students enter Middle School at Grade 6 ready to embark on a whole new adventure.

Our scholars have the opportunity of graduating with diplomas from France and B.C., enabling them to access the best schools abroad.

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Eco-School

The first accredited Eco-School in Canada by the Foundation for Environmental Education.

Education for Sustainability has become a strong focus for Cousteau School. Our aim is to engage all our students in our Eco-School Project.

Our Environmental Actions

Eco-School

The first accredited Eco-School in Canada by the Foundation for Environmental Education.

Education for Sustainability has become a strong focus for Cousteau School. Our aim is to engage all our students in our Eco-School Project.

Our Environmental Actions

School News

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Upcoming Events

Thu 12

Fête d’hiver / Winter Concert

December 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fri 13

Fête d’hiver / Winter Concert

December 13 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mon 23

Vacances / School holidays

December 23, 2019 - January 3, 2020
Jan 24

Nouvel An Chinois / Chinese New Year

January 24, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
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