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Wahnapitae First Nation

Education Services

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Provides educational services and supports to elementary, secondary and post-secondary school students
  • Works directly with administration and staff in relation to the needs of all individual students
  • Supports the work of the different schools student success programs
  • Provides bus transportation for elementary, middle and high school students attending various schools in the Sudbury Catholic District School Board and the Rainbow District School Board
  • Planning underway (May 2019 community sessions) for a new community Education Centre
Secondary Education
  • Provides assistance, guidance and referrals to helps with academic issues
  • Maintains lists of students, addresses and schools attended
  • Acts as the liaison at meetings between school personnel and parents/guardians to address school issues
  • Investigates referrals of all students who have two or more non-excused absences and/or are at risk of losing a credit
  • Assists students with transition from one school to another
  • Provides information on community involvement hours to students about groups looking for volunteer assistance
Post Secondary Education
  • Provides counselling and guidance in choosing post-secondary field of studies
  • Provides assistance for applying/filling out application forms for colleges and universities
Special Education
  • Provides special education assistance for students with learning difficulties
  • Develops Individual Education Plans (IEP) for each student to identify needs
  • Meets with students, parents, teachers and support staff to ensure optimal communication
Hours of Operation
0830 - 1630
0830 - 1630
0830 - 1630
0830 - 1630
0800 - 1100

Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8 am-11 am
Members of Wahnapitae First Nation 4 years of age and older

Application Process
Call for information
Documents Required
  • Child's birth certificate and immunization records required at initial school registration
  • Completed applications required for secondary and post-secondary school supports; available on website
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Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (40) Federal Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 15, 2021