Documentary | CSMB rooted in Montreal’s diversity
CSMB – Major player in the Quebec education, Commission scolaire Marguerite- Bourgeoys includes 92 institutions , some 52,000 students and over 8,900 employees. Its territory includes the seven Montreal boroughs and 13 municipalities in the west of the island. More than 60 % of pupils in primary and secondary schools are born to mothers born outside of Canada and more than 30% themselves . Vocational training and adult education , it is more than half of the students who were born outside the country. From 183 countries , they often speak two languages , sometimes three . In fact, more than one out of two students has a mother tongue other than French. Finally, the socio -economic realities in game reveal polarized profiles. Although rooted in the diversity, CSMB offers a range of educational services to meet the rigorous demands of resolutely modern educational pathways , and the needs of individuals and communities.