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Edmonton Catholic Schools

DELF French Proficiency Certificates

French Immersion students have the opportunity to participate in testing for Diplôme d’Etudes en Langue Française (DELF) certificates.

The Diplôme d’Etudes en Langue Française (DELF) :

  • is consistent with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages
  • is a calibration tool used to measure student progress in the French language. 
  • allows learners to measure their level of achievement at a specific level of competency versus all student worldwide studying the same language
  • allows learners to receive official proficiency recognition certificate, recognized by th​e Council of Europe
  • gives learners greater possibilities to further their mastery of a second language on a lifelong basis
  • is offered in partnership with the Centre International d’Etudes Pedagogiques, Sevres, France and the French Embassy, Cultural Services, Ottawa, Canada

Learn the expectations of each of the DELF proficiency levels
Learn more about DEL​F for schools