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Open their world of opportunity

Give your child the opportunity to be truly bilingual from day one. We educate in a balance of French and English from the beginning.

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Open their world of learning

Small learning groups allow our experienced educators the ability to innovate in the classroom and individualize learning for your child.

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Open their world of growth

Decades of research shows that children who learn in a bilingual environment have better results in reading, writing, and mathematics.

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Open their world of opportunity

Give your child the opportunity to be truly bilingual from day one. We educate in a balance of French and English from the beginning.

Discover

Open their world of learning

Small learning groups allow our experienced educators the ability to innovate in the classroom and individualize learning for your child.

Explore

Open their world of growth

Decades of research shows that children who learn in a bilingual environment have better results in reading, writing, and mathematics.

Visit Us

Begin with Both

Give your child a truly bilingual education. Cousteau is the only school in British Columbia to teach both the French Ministry of Education and the British Columbia Ministry of Education curriculum. Learn more about our accreditation by the Ministry of Education of France at our next Open House

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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

There’s fewer bigger issues facing the world today than the environmental crisis.

As the first Eco-Certified school in Canada, our curriculum includes Nature Classes, waste reduction activities, biodiversity and ecology  projects, and beach clean-ups. Many of these activities are led by the student Eco-Committee, who brainstorm new environmental initiatives for the school community to pursue each year.

Our Environmental Actions

School News

New school bus schedule

Starting on October 3, 2022, the late school bus to Vancouver will leave the school at 5:30pm. The route remains [...]

September 26th, 2022|

Donate to the Terry Fox Foundation

Every year, Cousteau School participates in the Terry Fox School Run. Our students, from Pre-K to Grade 9, will run on Friday, [...]

September 19th, 2022|
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