The vibrancy of French-language public education is the focus of our association!
The Association des conseils scolaires des écoles publiques de l’Ontario – ACÉPO – is an organization that represents all French-language public school boards in the province of Ontario. ACÉPO mandate is to assist its members in the sustainable development of Ontario’s French-language secular education system and vitality.
ACÉPO is registered as a not-for-profit organization.
ACÉPO supports its members in promoting French-language public education.
Throughout Ontario, the students have equitable access to French-language secular education of the finest quality.
ACÉPO is a democratic association whose actions are grounded in respect, integrity, inclusion, and transparency.
- To provide a duly recognized association which offers two-way communication, networking and coordination among all French-language public school board trustees.
- To protect the right to French-language public education in Ontario and to advocate for adequate funding of schools, operations and capital expenditures.
- To encourage continuous measurable improvement in students’ education, programs, and services.
- To facilitate partnerships with those who share common objectives.
- To promote efficiencies, whenever practicable, by the sharing of human, material, and financial resources.
ACÉPO is the central bargaining agent for Ontario’s French-language public schools.
Isabelle Girard Executive Director firstname.lastname@example.org 647.986.5043 647.499.4265
Jennifer Lamarche Schmalz Director of Labour Relations email@example.com 647.982.5044 647.499.4267
Bruno St-Laurent Associate Director of Labour Relations firstname.lastname@example.org 647.984.5045 647.560.4662
Sylvie Gervais Executive Assistant email@example.com 647.980.5041 647.499.4264
Anne Gerson Communications Specialist firstname.lastname@example.org 647.988.5042 647.499.4266
Board of Directors
The Board of directors’ members are Ontario French-language public school boards
Denis Labelle Conseil scolaire public du Nord-Est de l'Ontario - CSPNE
Anne-Marie Gélineault Conseil scolaire public du Grand Nord de l'Ontario - CSPGNO
Denis M. Chartrand ACÉPO Chair Conseil des écoles publiques de l'Est de l'Ontario - CEPEO
Jean-Marc Aubin Conseil scolaire public du Grand Nord de l'Ontario - CSPGNO
Jules Duchesne Conseil scolaire public du Nord-Est de l'Ontario - CSPNE
Lucille Collard Conseil des écoles publiques de l'Est de l'Ontario - CEPEO
Pierre Lambert Conseil scolaire Viamonde