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SD43 Students wins top awards at the Concours d'art oratoire

May 24, 2019

About 10,000 students from across British Columbia competed, 209 made the provincial finals, including four students from School District 43  that won at Canada's largest, annual French-language public speaking competition, Concours d'art oratoire hosted by the Canadian Parents for French BC & Yukon on May 4, 2019. 

The competition is open to all students, grades 6 through 12, who are learning French through programs such as: French Immersion, Core French and the native Francophone School Board (SD93). 

Students competed  by delivering a 3  to 5 minute speeches, en français on a topic/ subject that interests them. 

Congratulations to the students! 

2019 Provincial finalists from Coquitlam:

Meha Muralidharan | Grade 6 Immersion | "Le traitement injuste envers les personnes d'ascendance africaine" | École Pitt River Middle School
Elizabeth Wang | Grade 6 Late Immersion |  "Le plagiat" | École Citadel Middle |
Kaitlyn Connelly | Grade 8 Immersion | "La depression" | École Pitt River Middle School

Luc Wool.jpg

Luc Wool 

(CPF BCYK President Greer Cummings, right) 

1st Place 

Grade 7 Early Immersion 

"Réflexions sur L'Avare" 

École Banting Middle School

Photos by CPF BCYK

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