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Webequie First Nation
First Nation School

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Description
Operates an on-reserve school for elementary and junior high school students from the community
  • Offers a full curriculum for students from SK-Grade 10
  • Teaches Native language as a subject course and promotes a sense of pride of heritage
  • Provides supervised extra-curricular activities
  • Offers cultural activities and traditional Native teaching as part of regular programs
  • Participates in the One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) Canada Program which provides laptops and tablets to each child aged 6-12 years in the school as a learning tool
  • Operates on a culturally sensitive schedule that allows students to participate in the spring and fall hunts with their families

Special Education
  • Provides special education assistance for students with learning difficulties
  • Strives for maximum amount of integration with regular programs
Comments
Tribal Council: Matawa First Nations ManagementPolitical Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)Treaty #9Student body of all grades is approximately 200 students
Eligibility
Members of Webequie 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 and immunization record
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On June 10, 2019

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