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Serpent River First Nation

Education Department

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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
Hours of Operation
0900 - 1600
0900 - 1600
0900 - 1600
0900 - 1600
0900 - 1600

Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Members of Serpent River First Nation 4 years of age and older

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
Registration required at school child is attending
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
Documents Required
  • Child's birth certificate/status card and copy of immunization records is required at initial school registration
  • Completed application package required for post-secondary support
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(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
March 26, 2021