Indian Friendship Centre

Site: Kina Awiiya Secondary School

Service: Alternative High School

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides the opportunity for urban Aboriginal, Inuit, and Métis individuals to earn their Ontario Secondary School Diploma in a cultural atmosphere 
  • Offers individualized independent learning courses (ILC's) that students complete at their own pace 
  • Offers co-operative education to help students decide on a career choice 
  • Offers transportation assistance to those who qualify
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
School Mon-Fri 9:20 am-2:30 pm
Areas Served Sault Ste. Marie
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
  • Urban Aboriginal, Inuit, and Métis individuals who have not been successful in a composite high school or are looking to return to education after an absence 
  • Part-time students must attend minimum of 7.5 hours per week 
  • Full-time students must attend minimum of 15 hours per week
Application Call the school or drop-in, registration required
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone Main 705-945-0963 
705-945-7122
Fax Main 705-945-8849 
705-945-7105
E-Mail crystal.ifceducation@bellnet.ca
Website www.ssmifc.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Crystal Kingston, Education Director; Email: crystal.ifceducation@bellnet.ca
Alternate Contact Katie Reil, Education Support Worker; Email: esw.ifceducation@bellnet.ca
Primary Executive Cathy Syrette, Executive Director; Phone: 705-256-5634 ext 2125; Email: director@ssmifc.ca
Alternate Executive Mark Zorzit, Principal - Algoma Education Connection, Algoma District School Board; Phone: 705-945-7194
Site Location Former Etienne Brule School
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 241 Albert St W, 2nd Fl
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 7B6
 
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Intersection Albert St W and John St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal