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Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory

First Nation Middle School

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Description
Operates a First Nations middle school for students from Wikwemikong
  • Offers a full curriculum approved and inspected by the Ontario Ministry of Education for students from Grades 4-8
  • 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
Student body of Pontiac School is approx 160 students
Hours of Operation
Mon
0800 - 1700
Tue
0800 - 1700
Wed
0800 - 1700
Thu
0800 - 1700
Fri
0800 - 1700

Office:: Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm
Classes: Mon-Tue, Thu-Fri 8:50 am-3:35 pm; Wed 8:50 am-3 pm
Snack Program: Mon, Wed, Fri
Eligibility
  • Members of Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory
  • Students attending school from Grades 4-8
Application Process
Registration required
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed registration required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 12, 2021