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M'Chigeeng First Nation
First Nation School

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Provides an elementary on-reserve school for community students
  • Offers a full curriculum for students from JK to Grade 8; approved and inspected by the Ontario Ministry of Education
  • Provides a full-time Physical Education program and Literacy Resource program
  • Offers the Anishinabemowin Revival Plan (ARP), an initiative that incorporates daily cultural and Native language into the JK/SK curriculum
  • Provides a snack program for all students consisting of milk, yogurt and fruit
  • Offers a school gymnasium, cafeteria, library, and computer room
  • Participates in Island Soccer tournaments
  • Provides bus transportation for all students attending the school

Special Education
  • Provides special education assistance for students with learning difficulties
  • Develops an Individual Education Plan (IEP) for each student with annual reviews
  • Strives for maximum amount of integration with regular programs
Comments
Tribal Council: United Chiefs & Councils of Mnidoo Mnising (UCCMM) Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) Manitoulin Island Treaty Student body is approx 150 students
Hours of Operation
Mon-Tue, Thu-Fri 8:30 am-3:10 pm * Wed 8:30 am-2:10 pm
Eligibility
Members of M'Chigeeng First Nation Special Education Any child with special needs and/or learning difficulties

Age Requirements: Ages: 4 year(s) and up;
Application Process
  • Registration required
  • Must show copy of child's birth certificate/status card (or other satisfactory proof of age) and immunization records
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
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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