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Fort Severn First Nation
First Nation School

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Description
Operates 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
  • Teaches Native Cree language as a subject course
  • Offers cultural and traditional events and outings
  • Coordinates a breakfast program for all students
  • New school houses seven classrooms accommodating 24 students in each and is equipped with a science lab, computer lab, library, special education classroom, cafeteria, gymnasium, soccer field, baseball field and an outdoor hockey rink
  • Provides on-reserve bus transportation

Special Education
  • Provides special education assistance for students with learning difficulties
  • Strives for maximum amount of integration with regular programs
Comments
Tribal Council: Keewaytinook Okimakanak/Northern ChiefsPolitical Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)Treaty #9
  • Social Counsellor: Shirley Miles, ph: 807-478-9548 Ext 23, fax: 807-478-9546
  • Enrolment in 2018 was 87 students
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Eligibility
Members of Fort Severn First Nation Special Education Children 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 records
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government
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211 Ontario North
   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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