Not really true, if you are CTO or VP of IT or team lead who was born /educated outside of Canada, but worked your entire life in Vancouver / Ottawa / Toronto / etc — your kids will have to go to French school . See below:
Children in these groups have a right to attend English schools:
- Children who did the major part of their elementary or high school studies in English in Canada, and brothers and sisters of these children. At least one parent must be a Canadian citizen.
- Children with a parent who did the major part of her or his elementary studies in English in Canada. This parent must be a Canadian citizen.
- Children with a parent who attended French school in Quebec after August 26, 1977, if this parent would have been eligible to attend English school.