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Kingfisher Lake First Nation
First Nation School

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Description
Administers a public on-reserve school for elementary and junior high school students
  • Offers a full curriculum for students from Junior Kindergarten (JK) to Grade 8; approved and inspected by the Ontario Ministry of Education
  • Administers the Anishiniimowin Immersion program (Languages Together) which promotes academic learning entirely in Oji-Cree during Kindergarten and evolving into a mostly English curriculum by the time students enter Grade 8
  • Offers a school gymnasium, library, computer lab and an industrial kitchen facility
  • Provides a hot breakfast program for students once per week
  • Offers cultural and traditional outings such as fishing and trapping

Special Education
  • Provides special education assistance for students with learning difficulties
  • Strives for maximum amount of integration with regular programs
Comments
Tribal Council: Shibogama First Nations CouncilPolitical Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)Treaty #9Offers the gymnasium for community events/use; must complete gym request form at office
Hours of Operation
Office: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pmClasses: Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon; 1 pm-3:30 pm
Eligibility
Members of Kingfisher Lake First Nation
  • All school aged children and youth living on reserve
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 and immunization record
Fees
None
Accessibility
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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