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Why Willingdon?

Your first choice for a K-6 French immersion education!

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Kindergarten Progressive Entry - August 30 to September 1

Please have all the school supplies with you on the first day of school (Aug 30 or 31). Teachers will meet you in the Royal cafeteria and accompany students to their respective classrooms. Download the PDF for more important information!

Kdg Progressive Entry Information

Willingdon TOOLBOX Project

TOOLBOX™ is a socio-emotional learning program based on 12 simple tools that help young children to develop the inner capacity to deal with challenging life situations.

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Reconnecting with Nature

At Willingdon we know that children need to spend time outdoors reconnecting to nature and to each other. Have a look at how we use nature as a mentor and a guide in our everyday approach.

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What's New

Kdg Progressive Entry: Family names A to K (10:00 to 11:45 a.m.)
Grade 1 to 6 First Day: Full day of school (9:00 a.m. to 3:35 p.m.)
Kdg Progressive Entry: Family names L to Z (10:00 to 11:45 a.m.)
Kdg Progressive Entry: All Kdg students (9:00 to 11:45 a.m.)
Labour Day: Statutory holiday, school and daycare closed.
Kdg First Full Day: All Kdg students (9:00 a.m. to 3:35 p.m.)
Meet the Teacher Night: Meet your child's teacher.

School News

Science Corner

2017-2018 Supply Lists

Be prepared early for the first day of school. Supply lists for the upcoming school year are now available on the Parent Corner!

Parent Corner

Science Corner

Best Buddies Lunch Program

Best Buddies is a lunch program organized by our secretaries, Andrea Gordon, Rosina Mili and one of our fifth grade teachers, Ms. Christina Prentas. The goal of the program is to foster inclusion, friendships and give students the tools to build on their confidence.

School Life


Late Registration for September 2017

Registration for students not previously enrolled in school begins on Tuesday, August 15, 2017. Children must be 5 years of age by September 30 to enroll in kindergarten.

Find the school in your neighbourhood using our School Finder App and contact the school directly to make an appointment for your child.

For more information, call 514-483-7200 or e-mail informationdesk@emsb.qc.ca

Reminder for School Taxes

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The EMSB does not handle the processing of school taxes for properties located on the island of Montreal. Instead taxes are collected by the Comité de gestion de la taxe scolaire and distributed to each school board. If you have recieved an invoice to pay the first installment of your school taxes, please make your payment at your financial institution or on-line.

For more information, please visit the Comité de gestion de la taxe scolaire's website below.

Comité de gestion de la taxe scolaire

EMSB Head Office Closed from July 24th to August 4th

EMSB administration office building is closed to the public for the Quebec Construction Holidays from Monday, July 24th to Friday, August 4th, 2017.   

Applications for certificates of eligibility will resume on Monday, August 7th at 8:30 a.m. Please come early to ensure that you will be able to see a representative.

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