General Information

Education in Quebec

There is only one English-language school in the Lower St. Lawrence region: Metis Beach School located in Métis-sur-Mer. It is an English elementary and secondary school. The other Lower St. Lawrence educational institutions offer instruction in French, with the exception of language courses.

Metis Beach School,
468 Beach,

For information on education in Quebec, contact the Ministère de l’Éducation, du Loisir et du Sport. The English-language web site provides an overview on the education system in Quebec. It includes other English language sites that provide information on important questions such as eligibility requirements for English public schools. Metis Beach School is very familiar with the language requirements under Bill 101 so please feel free to contact the school.


Federal and provincial government web sites

For general information about Quebec government programs and services, contact Services Quebec: Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at 1-877 644-4545, or go to

For general information about federal government programs and services, call the toll-free number (1-800-622-6232) or visit the government’s website.