On Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019 the Canadian Parents for French BC & Yukon Branch and the North Vancouver School District will host the annual district finals for the French public speaking competition, Concours d’art oratoire 2019. Students in grades 6 through 12, from across the school district, will deliver the speech that won them first prize at their school. The winners from the district finals will then advance to the provincial finals at SFU, Surrey Campus on May 4th. Senior Secondary students will then have a chance to attend the national finals in Ottawa. The CPF Concours d’art oratoire offers hundreds of prizes to participants: university scholarships, trips to Ottawa, books, medals, merchandise, cash and more.
What? CPF/NVSD 44 District Finals – Concours d’art oratoire 2019
Who/When? Elementary Finals: 9am to 12:30pm
Secondary Finals: 1:30pm to 4pm
Where? 2121 Lonsdale Ave. North Vancouver
5th Floor, Mountain View Room
Why? To practice public speaking and celebrate doing it in French!