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Chapleau Cree First Nation
Education Department

  • Provides educational services and supports to elementary and secondary school students living on reserve
  • Offers tutoring and homework assistance for students to complete homework at the Band Office
  • Provides bus transportation for elementary and secondary school students to attend school in Chapleau
  • Offers literacy related workshops and seminars on-reserve to parents and students

Adult Education
  • Offers help in reading, writing, math, computers and life skills
  • Offers academic upgrading for grade 12 equivalency
  • Offers computer literacy with training on various software packages

Post Secondary Student Support Program
  • Provides financial and academic support throughout the school year to post secondary students both on and off the reserve
  • Provides assistance for applying/filling out application forms for colleges and universities
  • Provides bursaries and scholarships for Chapleau Cree students continuing with post-secondary education
Tribal Council: Mushkegowuk CouncilPolitical Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)Treaty #9
Hours of Operation
Band Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Sep-Apr * Mon-Thu 8 am-5 pm, Fri 8 am-12 noon, May-AugTutoring Assistance Mon-Thu 3:30 pm-4:30 pm
  • Members of Chapleau Cree First Nation
  • All school aged children and youth living on reserve
  • Any individual living on reserve and pursuing further education
Post Secondary Student Support Program
  • All Band members regardless of residency are eligible to apply for financial assistance if attending post secondary institution
  • Financial assistance is limited to available funding

Age Requirements: Ages: 4 year(s) and up;
Application Process
  • Tutoring and homework assistance available upon request
Post Secondary Student Support Program
  • Applications for financial assistance available online or at Band Office
  • Deadline to apply for assistance for Sept enrollment is Jun 1st; Jan enrollment is Oct 1st
Applicant required to provide:
  • Photocopy of recent status card
  • Completed post-secondary application package issued by Chapleau Cree First Nation
  • Letter of acceptance from post-secondary institution
  • Transcripts from high school and any previous academic institutions
  • Detailed letter of intent with program information
  • Copy of voided cheque or bank information
  • Signed student contract
Partially Accessible - Parking -- Accessible with one designated handicapped parking space; Entrance -- Accessible with ramp but no automatic push button doors; Washroom -- Accessible with side holding bar
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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