Students earn their certification in French Immersion by completing 10 credits from a selection of courses available in French here at Hammarskjold High School. Hammarskjold students enjoy the rich tradition of internationalism which is reflected in a curriculum emphasis on international languages, offering courses in French, German and Spanish, as well as the opportunity to travel abroad to perfect their language skills and truly “live” a culture.
Hammarskjold High School is proud to announce that it is the only Canadian high school to possess a ReLan Pro Language Lab. A key component in our language program, this state-of-the-art facility is a valuable tool for our French Immersion, Core French and third language students. The lab provides them with the opportunity to develop authentic language proficiency and skills. The ReLan Pro Language Lab offers a simple and effective tool for overall communication and data management in a modern multimedia environment. Students at Hammarskjold enjoy 30 fully digital work stations that are equipped with headsets and microphones for intercom, recording, grouping, conferencing, audio and video combinations, pairing as well as a multitude of other interactive activities.