Bishop Filevich Ukrainian Bilingual Elementary School is the first school in Saskatchewan to use Ukrainian language instruction for up to 50 per cent of the regular school day.
Students can enter the program in Kindergarten, Grade 1 or Grade 2 without any previous experience with the Ukrainian language.
Transportation to Bishop Filevich is provided from all parts of the city.
Students may continue to study Ukrainian in high school at Bethlehem Catholic High School.
Grades 11 and 12 students have the opportunity to participate in an exchange program with the Ukraine.
Children gain many benefits from learning a second language.
Religious celebrations and cultural activities are important parts of the program.
Students gain an appreciation of the Ukrainian Byzantine Church tradition and Canada's Ukrainian cultural heritage.
Bishop Filevich School website (www.gscs.sk.ca/fil)
Phone: (306) 659-7230