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Contact Information
Alternate Name ILP - WCDSB
Office Phone School 519-836-8785
Fax To the Attention of ILP: 519-824-3088
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Primary Contact Patricia Rodriguez, Program Administrator, International Languages Program; Phone: (Cell) 519-546-3622; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Patricia Rodriguez
Description (Site) Guelph-North West
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
St Francis of Assisi Catholic Elementary School
287 Imperial Rd S
Guelph, ON N1K 1Z4
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Intersection Imperial Rd S and Paisley Rd
Mailing Address c/o International Languages Program 
Wellington Catholic District School Board - Main Office 
75 Woolwich St 
Guelph, ON N1H 6N6
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides academic instructions in various languages other than English and French for students in Junior Kindergarten to Grade 8. 
Sharing of cultural experiences and heritage within the Guelph community * academic instruction * learn or maintain a language * variety of themes and activities * develop appreciation for cultural diversity 
Available languages may include: Arabic, Amharic, Bengali, Chinese Cantonese, Chinese Mandarin (Traditional and Simplified), Dari, Dutch, Filipino, German, Greek, Gujarati, Hindi, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Laos, Persian/Farsi, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Tamil, Tigrigna, Ukrainian, Urdu, Uzbek, Vietnamese and Yoruba 
**22 students enrolled are needed to open a new class and additional languages may be considered if at least 22 students enroll
Hours Classes run Sat 9:30 am-12 noon during the school year, Sep-Jun 
Summer Session: Mon-Fri 9:30 am-12 noon, Jul 8-26, 2019 
Winter Session: Sep 7, 2019 to Jun 20, 2020 (Sat only)
Areas Served Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility Elementary students JK-Grade 8, presently enrolled in school
Application Registration forms available from Wellington Catholic District School Board Office, 75 Woolwich St, Guelph during office hours (Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm), and from St Francis of Assisi Catholic Elementary School, 287 Imperial Rd S, Guelph  
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Languages Arabic ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Dutch ; Farsi - Persian ; German ; Hindi ; Italian ; Polish ; Portuguese ; Punjabi ; Spanish ; Tamil ; Ukrainian ; Urdu ; and other listed languages
Fees None ; Donations accepted
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ontario Ministry of Education
Service Categories Language Instruction ~ Children