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TEF Canada / TEFaQ - Language Proficiency Testing
The TEF Canada and TEFaQ are French language proficiency tests recognized by the Ministère de l’Immigration de la Diversité et de l’Inclusion (MIDI) as a measure of proficiency for its Certificat de Sélection du Québec (CSQ) immigration selection process, as well as Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) for its citizenship selection process.
In general, the requirements of the Minister of Immigration are:
- Canadian Citizenship: listening and speaking during the same session of TEF Canada.
- Federal Canadian immigration programs: reading comprehension, listening, writing and speaking during the same session of TEF Canada.
- Immigration Quebec: at the discretion of the TEFAQ candidate.
The following fees are associated with each component of the test. The total test fee will vary according to each candidate’s selection.
- Oral Comprehension: $145.00
- Oral Expression: $145.00
- Written Comprehension: $73.00
- Written Expression: $73.00
Please note that the test center is not authorized to provide information regarding the number of evaluations you must complete, as these requirements vary between candidates. It is your responsibility to select all evaluations that you require.
These tests contain four sections/ evaluations:
- Oral Comprehension (40 minutes)
- Oral Expression (15 minutes)
- Written Comprehension (60 minutes)
- Written Expression (60 minutes)
Expect a wait period between each scheduled evaluation. Detailed, personalized schedules will be communicated on the day of the test. Candidates should be available from 12 p.m. (noon) until 8 p.m.
Please note that the time of the exam is subject to change based on the number of participants registered. You will be informed by email of the final schedule one week before the exam.
View the TEFAQ candidate manual. For more information about the TEFaQ, click here.
View the TEF candidate manual and TEF Registration and Test Conditions. For more information about the TEF Canada, click here.
Registration for TEF Canada
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL THERE BE REGISTRATION AFTER THE DEADLINE DATE / AUCUNE INSCRIPTION APRES LA DATE BUTOIRE.
Carefully check the data you enter in the online registration form as it will appear on the attestation.
The TEF CANADA attestation will be sent to you by mail approximately six weeks after the test.
The TEFAQ candidates will receive an email giving them access to their electronic attestation approximately six weeks after the test.
The multiple-choice questions for the Oral Comprehension & Written Comprehension and the Written Expression test components are corrected by the “CCI Paris Ile de France Le French for Business”. The Oral Expression test component is evaluated by a jury of examiners at the test center and may be subject to review. The Ministry of Immigration, Diversity and the Inclusion of Quebec has the right to ask for the verification of the TEFaQ results awarded by the CCIP.
You can request a verification of your results by directly submitting your request to the CCIP within a delay of 90 days following the date on which the TEFaQ result attestation was issued. This process is initiated online at https://www.lefrancaisdesaffaires.fr/tests-diplomes/test-evaluation-francais-tef/ and will cost 50 Euros. Such request should be processed within 4 weeks after the receipt of your application.
All candidates must present themselves on the date of the test with the following documents:
- The registration form (download the registration form)
- Final confirmation of Enrollment/Registration (sent by e-mail approximately one week prior to the test date)
- A valid passport (CANDIDATES WITHOUT A VALID PASSPORT ARE NOT PERMITTED TO REGISTER)
- One photograph (35 mm x 45 mm format)
Please note that candidates without these documents will automatically be refused access to the test. No candidate will be admitted without all of the above documents and the fees will NOT be reimbursed. It is the candidate’s responsibility to have all the required documents before arriving on site. No exceptions will be made.
Please note that all fees are non-refundable. Before submitting your registration, please double check your choices, as the test date and component selection will be final.
Registration must be completed online.
On the day of the test, you cannot participate in any extra evaluations other than the one(s) you originally registered for. No exceptions, under any circumstances, will be made.
Candidates must respect a one-month wait period between two test registrations. If this 30-day period is not respected, the registration will be canceled.
Carefully check the data you enter in the online registration form, as it will appear on the attestation.
Centre International de DELF/DALF- TEF Canada / TEFaQ
2975 Edmond, Kirkland, Quebec, Canada H9H 5K5 / 514-426-3007 ext.245
Language of Delivery French
The TEF Canada is a French language proficiency test recognized by Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) as a measure of proficiency for its citizenship selection process and Federal Immigration programs.
Kuper Academy - Library Resources
Kuper Academy believes in the importance of reading, not only to sharpen the mind, but to inspire creativity and imagination. We understand that by providing students with books, magazines, periodicals, and other academic referencing materials, we are helping them learn how to learn and we are giving them the tools that they need to dream big.
Both the Kuper Academy elementary library and the high school library have many resources to offer Kuper students and our librarians work diligently on a daily basis to help students nurture the desire to become lifelong learners. With a total of over 6,000 holdings entered to date in the Mandarin Library Automation system as well as a librarian in each library working to improve the collection and services each day, there is much to discover!
Dozens of subscriptions to both English and French magazines
Elibrary/Proquest (full English database with over 2000 full-text magazines, periodicals, and newspapers)
High school students have accees to a pay-per-use photocopier
The Elementary Library is open between 7:30AM - 3:30PM Monday to Friday.
The High School Library is open between 8:30AM - 4:30PM Monday to Friday.
Kuper Klubs and Groups 2019-2020
|Group||Who to talk to?||Location / Times|
|Auto Club||Mr. Dixon||Please see Mr. Dixon for details.|
|Aviation||Mr. Pearce||Simulator in Mr. Pearce's office / Various Fly Days during the Year|
|Book Club||Ms. Cichanowicz||Please see Ms. Cichanowicz for details.|
|Bullet Journalling (planning and organization skills)||Ms. Cichanowicz||Please see Ms. Cichanowicz for details.|
|Chess||Mr. Welik||Day 1 & 3 in room 204 (2nd lunch)|
|ComicCon||Mr. L. Harris||Day 3 Second Lunch in Room 106, Day 5 First Lunch in Room 102|
|Concerts||Ms. Wissenz||Please see Ms. Wissenz for details.|
|DJ Club||Mr. Tedford||Please see Mr. Tedford for details.|
|Duke of Edinburgh Award||Ms. Cichanowicz||Please see Ms. Cichanowicz for details.|
|Encounters with Canada||Mr. L. Harris||Please see Mr. L. Harris for details.|
|Engineering||Mr. Louvaris||After school, various days; check room 006|
|English Tutorials||Ms. Wakeling||Day 4 Senior Lunch in room 106|
|Glee||Ms. Wissenz||Please see Ms. Wissenz for details.|
|Grad Committee||Mr. J. Harris||Please see Mr. J. Harris for details.|
|Green Team||Ms. Hawkins||Tuesdays 3:30-4:30 in room 104|
|GSA||Mr. Rother||Please see Mr. Rother for details.|
|Holiday Door Competition (Halloween and Christmas)||Ms. Owen||TBA|
|Homework Helpers||Mr. Pearce||Please see Mr. Pearce for details.|
|Improvisation en français||Mme Duclos||Please see Mme Duclos for details.|
|Kuper Actor's Guild||Ms. Shiller||Please see Ms. Shiller for details.|
|Kurling 4 Kids||Mr. Rother||Please see Mr. Rother for details.|
|Kurrently Kuper||Lorna Johnston||Library during lunches|
|Latin Rythms Dance Class||Sra. Rodriguez||Please see Sra. Rodriguez for details.|
|Leukemia and Lymphoma Group||Mr. Pearce||Meetings as required in Mr. Pearce's office|
|Major Fundraiser Committee||Mr. L. Harris||Please see Mr. L. Harris for details.|
|Math Club (Lunchtime)||Mr. Louvaris, Mr. Moniodis||Please see Mr. Louvaris, Mr. Moniodis for details.|
|Math Tutorials (After school)||Various||Schedule is posted on the door of room 103|
|Multicultural Day||Ms.Vir||Please see Ms.Vir for details.|
|One Book at a Time||Mr. Carter||Please see Mr. Carter for details.|
|Operation Veteran||Mr. Franzese||Please see Mr. Franzese for details.|
|Roadies||Mr. Pearce||Please see Mr. Pearce for details.|
|Rock Band||Mr. Weiss||Please see Mr. Weiss for details.|
|Science Fair Support Club||Mr. Phillips||Please see Mr. Phillips for details.|
|Senior Science Tutorials||Mr. Harris or Ms. Moore||Day 1, Second Lunch with Ms. Moore, Room 017. |
Day 5, Second Lunch with Mr. Harris, Room 022.
|Service Trip||Ms. Cichanowicz||Please see Ms. Cichanowicz for details.|
|Sewing||Mrs. Da Silva||Please see Mrs. Da Silva for details.|
|SOS||Mr. Dixon||Please see Mr. Dixon for details.|
|Staff v Student Soccer Matches||M. Khalifa||Kuper Turf-When? Listen for announcements|
|Student Council||Mme Leneveu||Please see Mme Leneveu for details.|
|Table Tennis Tournament||M. Khalifa||Please see M. Khalifa for details.|
|Tech Team||Mr. Tedford||Please see Mr. Tedford for details.|
|Variety Show||Ms. Owen||Please see Ms. Owen for details.|
|Visual Arts Clubs (Junior & Senoir)||Ms. Nguyen, Ms. Cohen & Ms. Day||Junior Art Club: Lunch on Day 3s |
Senior Art Club: Lunch on Day 6s. Both are in the Art Room (#219)
|We Club||Ms. Wakeling||Day 6 Senior Lunch in room 106|
|Weight Training / Fitness Room||Mr. Adamson||Lunches and after school in the Fitness Room|
|Yoga||Ms. Brothers||Sign up outside 209|
|Film Club||Mr. Pearce||Sign up outside 210|