Cassandra Phaneuf

Cassandra Phaneuf

How old will you be as of August 22, 2016?
17 years old

City and province:
Winnipeg, Manitoba

First language:
English

What action will you take to promote French in your school or community?
I volunteer at Festival du Voyageur, a Francophone festival in Winnipeg, I also want to include French articles in my school newspaper.

Your dream:
I would like to participate in Synchronized Swimming at the Canada Winter Games. In relation to French, I would love to live in a francophone community when I am older, preferably Montreal.

How do you practice French daily:
I speak French with my teachers and have been in French immersion since kindergarten.

In one sentence, tell us why you can’t wait to take part in the 2016 NAYF :
I’m excited to be able to speak French in a situation other than being in school.

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