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  • 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 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.

Further information:

Bishop Filevich School website (

Phone: (306) 659-7230