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Serpent River First Nation
Education Department

Provides educational services and supports to elementary, secondary and post-secondary school students
  • Supports students attending area schools including Sagamok Anishnawbek Beedaaban School, Blind River, Cutler, Spanish and Espanola
  • Coordinates bus transportation arrangements

Secondary Education
  • Provides tuition sponsorship, student activity fees and one-time lock fee for students attending high school outside of community
  • Provides academic assistance to high school students which may include counselling, homework club, providing references, and/or classroom management

Post Secondary Program (PSP)
  • Determines funding eligibility and provides financial assistance to post-secondary students
  • Provides advocacy and liaison services, counselling and other support services throughout the school year
  • Provides assistance with admissions criteria and applying/filling out application forms for colleges and universities
  • Recommends education policy amendments as necessary to meet student needs
Tribal Council: North Shore Tribal Council (NSTC)Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)Robinson-Huron Treaty
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Members of Serpent River First Nation Post Secondary Program
  • Members of Serpent River First Nation both on/off-reserve
  • Must be continuing education at a post-secondary institution
  • Financial assistance limited by available funding
Application Process
Post Secondary Program
  • Applications for assistance available at office or on website
  • Deadline to apply for assistance for all start dates is Apr 30th
  • All continuing students must reapply each year and provide transcripts from the previous year
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Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Agency Information
211 Ontario North
   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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