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Lac Des Mille Lacs First Nation

IR Churchill Elementary School

Provides an urban First Nation elementary school
  • Offers a bilingual education program for JK/SK students for¬†school year; approved and inspected by the Ontario Ministry of Education
  • Provides classes for JK-Grade 3 for 2019/2020 school year
  • Will provide classes up to Grade 8 with a new grade added each year
  • Provides literacy and numeracy instruction in a choice of English, Anishinabe/Ojibway immersion or Cree immersion classes
  • Offers cultural and traditional teachings
  • Focus is on land-based, hands-on outdoor experiential learning
Special Education
  • Provides special education assistance for students with learning difficulties
  • Develops an Individual Education Plan (IEP) for each student with annual reviews
School named in honour of Irma Churchill, an Elder who was from Lac des Mille Lacs First Nation
Hours of Operation
0830 - 1630
0830 - 1630
0830 - 1630
0830 - 1630
0830 - 1630

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Focus is for Indigenous children/youth 4 years of age and older but non-Indigenous students welcome as well

Application Process
  • Requires registration; forms available at office or downloadable from website
  • Must show copy of child's birth certificate/status card (or other satisfactory proof of age) and immunization records
Documents Required
Child's birth certificate/status card and copy of immunization records required at registration
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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
May 19, 2021