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Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory
First Nation Junior High School

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Operates a First Nations junior high school for students from Wikwemikong
  • Offers a full curriculum approved and inspected by the Ontario Ministry of Education for students from Grades 5-8
  • Teaches Native language as a subject course and promotes a sense of pride of heritage
  • Coordinates a Jump Start program, guitar club, chess club, and programs such as Roots of Empathy and Walking the Path
  • Provides Smart Boards in all classrooms for interactive learning opportunities
  • Offers cultural activities such as ice fishing and maple syrup making
  • Offers a snack program 3 days per week for a small fee
  • Provides supervised extra-curricular activities such as volleyball, cross country running and three-pitch ball
  • Participates in the Ontario Secondary Student Literacy Test (OSSLT) program
  • Provides special education assistance for students with learning difficulties
Comments
Tribal Council: Unaffiliated Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) Manitoulin Island TreatyStudent body of Pontiac School is approx 160 students
Eligibility
  • Members of Wikwemikong Unceded Indian Reserve
  • Students from Grades 5-8
Application Process
Registration required
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On August 27, 2018

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