Northlea Elementary Middle School is a dual track school from Junior Kindergarten through to Grade 8. French Immersion is offered in Senior Kindergarten through Grade 8. Except for language arts, the French Immersion curriculum is the same as the English curriculum. Formal English instruction begins in Grade 4. The English program is offered for all grades and French instruction begins in Grade 4 for the English track.
There are three divisions: 1) Primary: JK to Grade 3, 2) Junior: Grades 4 – 6, 3) Intermediate: Grades 7 and 8. Other programs include library, special education, vocal music, drama, instrumental music and physical education.