Thames Valley District School Board

Site: Louise Arbour French Immersion Public School

Service: One World International Welcome Centre

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-452-2117
E-Mail jenn.shields@tvdsb.ca
Website www.tvdsb.ca/en/parents/new-to-canada.aspx?_mid_=457
Primary Contact Jennifer Shields, TOSA, ELL Assessment Centre, Learning Support Services, Languages
Alternate Contact Sarah Leeming, Student Admissions Officer, International Admissions Coordinator; Email: s.leeming@tvdsb.ca
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Assists newcomer students and their families to access education services across the Thames Valley District School Board (TVDSB) * introduction to Settlement Workers in Schools (SWIS) * orientation to TVDSB Secondary Schools * conducts assessments for literacy, math, and language skills * assessments help determine program/school placement

Provides families with an overview of the Ontario school system and an introduction to community resources and services available to families
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30am-3:30pm
Areas Served London ; Middlesex County
Boundaries Middlesex and London
Eligibility Newcomer parents, children, and youth
Application Call for appointment * must complete language proficiency and math assessments * need to provide proof of Date of Birth (Birth Certificate, Registration of Birth, Baptismal Certificate, Passport) and Proof of Canadian citizenship or Permanent Resident status (Birth Certificate, Registration of Birth, Citizenship Card, Canadian Passport, Permanent Resident Card, Landing Papers)
Students who are not Canadian citizens or Permanent Residents must contact the Student Admissions Officer
Languages English * interpretation services avaliable upon request
Fees Free
Agency Information
Funding Municipal ; Provincial - Ministry of Education
Site Information
Site Location London (Northeast)
Located In Community London
Address & Map
365 Belfield St
London, ON N5Y 2K3
Intersection Belfield St and Kipps Lane
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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