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Shoal Lake 40 First Nation
Education Authority

  • Provides educational services and supports to elementary, junior and high school students living on reserve
  • Provides assistance and the use of computers, copier and fax machine for updating resumes and related school needs
  • Receives support and assistance from Bimose Tribal Council, Education Authority in developing and delivering the education program and system in the community
  • Administers the Ojibway Heritage School

Secondary Education
  • Provides academic and social guidance/counselling to students attending high school outside the community
  • Students attend high schools in the Keewatin Patricia District, Kenora Catholic District and Sioux Lookout
  • Assists students with course registration
  • Coordinates boarding and/or transportation arrangements
  • Acts as a liaison between students, schools, school boards and parents

Post Secondary Student Program
  • Provides counselling and guidance in choosing post-secondary field of studies
  • Provides assistance for applying/filling out application forms for colleges and universities
  • Provides financial support to post secondary students both on and off the reserve
Tribal Council: Bimose Tribal Council (BTC)Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3)Treaty #3
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Members of Shoal Lake 40 First Nation
Post Secondary Program
  • Must be continuing education at a post-secondary institution
  • Financial assistance limited by available funding

Age Requirements: Ages: 4 year(s) and up;
Application Process
Post Secondary Student Support Program
  • Applications for assistance available at office
  • Deadline to apply for assistance for fall start date is June 1st; January start date is Oct 15th
Not Applicable
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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