Newcomer Languages

Summer 2020 Instructor-led LINC/ESL/FSL E-Learning Programs!

Hello LINC/ESL/FSL Learners!

Please see the attached information about our upcoming Summer 2020 English and French courses! All 10 summer courses are Instructor-led E-learning (online) courses.  All courses are 5-weeks long, from June 29th to July 30th, 2020.

Space is Limited!  Please email us to register:  lincesl@mertoncentre.com  

Eligibility for LINC: Courses #1 to #6 are for learners who are LINC-eligible including: 

Permanent Residents, Convention Refugees/Protected Persons, Live-in Caregivers, and people who have applied for Permanent Residence and received an “Approved-In-Principle” notice from IRCC.      

Eligibility for ESL/FSL: Courses #7 to #10 are for learners who are ESL-eligible including: 

Canadian Citizens (not born in Canada, whose first language isn’t English or French), Refugee Claimants, and Provincial Nominees with a Permanent Resident application in process. Permanent Residents, Convention Refugees/Protected Persons, Live-in Caregivers, and people who have applied for Permanent Residence and received an “Approved-In-Principle” notice from IRCC.     

    

LINC / ESL ClerkSummer 2020 Instructor-led LINC/ESL/FSL E-Learning Programs!
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Update for LINC/ESL/FSL Students

Hello LINC/ESL/FSL Students!

We hope everyone is safe and healthy at home while our schools remain closed at this time – there will be no classes in any of our schools until May 4th, 2020 (or longer).

You can click on the following link to our school board website for updates: bit.ly/COVID-19Updates-HCDSB

NEW:  On-line learning for LINC/ESL/FSL Students! 

Your teacher will contact you by email and/or phone next week to begin on-line learning activities with students who have access to a computer or smartphone at home. 

Please stay safe, healthy, and continue to practice social-distancing and self-isolation to prevent the spread of COVID-19.  

We are all in this together!

LINC / ESL ClerkUpdate for LINC/ESL/FSL Students
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LINC/ESL/FSL classes at Thomas Merton Centre on Tuesday January 21st.

Please note next Tuesday January 21st our classes will continue as usual – here is the confirmation message from our Principal:

LINC & ESL & FSL Classes – Proceed As Scheduled

Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC), English as a Second Language (ESL), and French as a Second Language (FSL) classes taking place at ALL Thomas Merton Centre locations on Tuesday, January 21st will proceed as scheduled.

Thank you for your patience and understanding during this time. If you have any questions, please visit: https://merton.hcdsb.org/ or call: 905-849-7555.

LINC / ESL ClerkLINC/ESL/FSL classes at Thomas Merton Centre on Tuesday January 21st.
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