Multi-lingual Learners (MLL)
The Grand Erie District School Board is dedicated to providing culturally responsive services and programs for Multi-lingual Learners (MLLs) that will improve the school experience and success for all English language learning students.
The Welcome Centre is a place where all new Multi-lingual Learners and First Nation, Métis, or Inuit students and their families are welcomed into the Grand Erie District School Board community.
To commence the registration process, families must make an appointment by phone or e-mail at:
519-756-6301 extension 281041, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Toll-free number: 1-888-548-8878
What happens at the Welcome Centre?
We will assess student’s current level of English language to make the appropriate program recommendations for student success
Who should contact the Welcome Centre?
Any student arriving from a country where the first language is other than English.
Any student arriving from an English-speaking country (such as: United States, England, Australia, or New Zealand) and has spent less than two years in an English language school system.
What documents do I need for my orientation or assessment?
Proof of Immigration Status:
Passport / Permanent Resident Card or Landing Card / Work Permit / Student Visa / Refugee Status
Birth Certificate / Proof of Immunization / Proof of Home Address / School Transcripts (if available)