About Us

Canadian Parents for French is a non-profit organisation that helps provide French (as a second language & core) learning opportunities, Resources, Events, & support for parents of children studying French in school, and advocacy for French programs in our schools.

You can benefit from many activities and support for students and parents through this CPF. There are many resources available to CPF members. As a CPF Member you have a voice at the District Level, the Provincial Level, and the National Level. Don't have a membership yet? Go to, click Join Us and be sure to insert the correct district (SD62-Sooke), so funds received benefit our chapter and our kids!!

If you have any questions or concerns in regard to French Programs or CPF in the Sooke School District-SD62, please email our executive team at: [email protected] ; or as follows:

Chapter President: Amanda Culver

Chapter Vice-President: Sharon Sava

Chapter Teasurer: Darryl MacLeod

Chapter Secretary: Billi-Jo Cavanaugh

Chapter Directors at Large: Melissa DaSilva, Cendra Beaton

Past President: Sharon Sava

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Chapter News

Thanks to our members using our Thrifty Foods Smile Cards for our Chapter, we were about to purchase and donate french books for two of our school libraries this year! École John Stubbs and Belmont Secondary students are now able to benefit from this fundraisier.
Thank you to everyone for helping us make a difference in our kids education!
************************************************************************************************************* Our Winners from our Membership Drive have been drawn randomly, please check your email for the details and to confirm your prize should you be a lucky winner!
Thanks to the generosity of the Rotary Club of Sooke for awarding our Chapter a literacy grant. We were able to purchase many French books to help increase the learning capacities within our school libraries. École Poirier, Journey Middle School, and Edward Milne Community School have all received some great books!

Help us increase the amount of resources in our French Programming Schools across #SD62 and increase our Chapter's support to our French Programming Families by purchasing a Magazine Subscription. There's all types from around the globe including French ones for your kids!!
simply register your child under our group ID 4564027 at


As your out and about doing your shopping, please consider filling up your car at the Peninsula Co-op and using our Membership # 81856. This would help increase the support for your children in French Programming in #SD62 All rebates will go to our CPF Sooke Chapter to further your kids support in French Programming!

Have you been searching for affordable help in French for your child at home?

For the first time in Canada, Voilà Learning is excited to be able to offer the Online Homework HELP in French FREE of charge to all CPF BC MEMBERS. Last year, this program provided live homework help to hundreds of French Immersion and Extended French students across Ontario. This coming school year, thanks to the generous contribution from the Trillium Foundation, all students (whose parents have a CPF BC membership) can benefit from the help of a French teacher online every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 4pm to 7pm. Your child can begin to access ONLINE Homework Help right away. Register Now at

Need a CPF Membership? Go to and apply under the "Join Us" section, be sure to register under the correct School District so that the funds are properly allocated (SD62-Sooke) to support our students. One year memberships are 25$ and a three year membership is 60$ per family. Remember 80% of your membership fee goes right back to your local chapter. That means more fun events in schools, more resources for parents, teachers and students, and more extra-curricular activities in French for our kids!


Chapter Executives

Colwood, Langford, Metchosin, Port Renfew, Sooke, Highlands
Sooke School District Chapter (SD62), BC

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