About our School
French Shore Academy is a K-12 school located in scenic Port Saunders, about 250 km north on route 430 on the Northern Peninsula. Our school officially opened in 2010. We service five communities: Port Saunders, Port Au Choix, Hawkes Bay, Eddies Cove West and River of Ponds. We have a student population of 250 students and operate under the direction of the Newfoundland and Labrador English School District.
Our School Vision
...to cooperatively develop each individual through educational experiences which foster lifelong learning and enable them to succeed in a changing society.
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School Community Appreciation Blog
Check out our new blog dedicated to you; the people that are committed to helping our students succeed at French Shore Academy. See link under the Departments tab above.
AM Bus Schedule
River of Ponds 7:50 am Hawke's Bay 8:05 am
Port Au Choix 8:15 am Port Saunders 8:15 am
Eddies Cove West 7:45 am
School Contact Information
Principal: Shane Welcher
Vice Principal: Beverly Plowman
School Secretary: Sharon Chambers
School Guidance Counselor: Darryl Fost
Telephone #: 861 - 2592
Fax #: 861-3258
Address: P. O. Box 119
10 Roncalli Rd, Port Saunders
NL, Canada, A0K4H0
Scent Free Alert
We are asking that parents, students and teachers help make French Shore Academy a scent free environment. We have some serious allergies to scents in our school and all individuals who attend or visit our school are asked to reduce or eliminate the wearing of perfumes, colognes, body sprays, etc.
Students are reminded not to bring peanuts,shellfish and peanut butter to school. Read more about the dangers these foods may cause from Health Canada...