Dokis First Nation

Site: Dokis School

Service: Education Authority

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)  
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Description (Service)
  • Provides educational services and supports to elementary, secondary and post-secondary school students of Dokis First Nation 
  • Administers Dokis School (Kikendawt Kinoomaadii Gamig) for students from JK-Gr 4 
  • Coordinates bus transportation for students attending Dokis School in community, students attending Monetville Public School (Gr 5-8) and students attending École Secondaire Northern Secondary School in Sturgeon Falls 
  • Prepares education budgets and develops education policies to meet the needs of the community 
  • Receives and resolves complaints and disputes related to any education matters
 
Secondary Education 
  • Provides assistance, guidance and referrals to helps with academic issues 
  • Maintains lists of students, addresses and schools attended 
  • 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 
  • Provides financial sponsorship support to post secondary students
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Dokis First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) and up 
 
Members of Dokis First Nation 
 
Post Secondary Education  
  • All registered Band members of Dokis First Nation are eligible to apply for assistance if attending a post-secondary institution 
  • The program of study must be recognized as a post-secondary program by accredited academic institution recognized by the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development
Application Post Secondary Education 
  • Educational assistance package available at Administration Office and on website 
  • Continuing students must reapply for funding each year  
  • Deadline to apply for assistance: Jan 31st of year you are attending
 
For financial assistance applicant required to provide: 
  • Photocopy of recent status card  
  • Completed post-secondary application package issued by Dokis First Nation  
  • Letter of acceptance from post-secondary institution  
  • Transcripts from high school and any previous academic institutions  
  • Detailed letter of intent with program information  
  • Bank information for direct deposit only 
  • Signed student contract
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, French; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-763-2200
Fax 705-763-2087
E-Mail sharon.g@dokisfirstnation.com
Website www.dokisfirstnation.com
Primary Contact Kimberly Dokis, Band Secretary; Email: kimberly.d@dokisfirstnation.com
Primary Executive Sharon Goulais, Education Administrator; Email: sharon.g@dokisfirstnation.com
Alternate Executive Charlene Restoule, Band Manager; Phone: 705-763-2200; Email: charlene.r@dokisfirstnation.com
Site Location Community is approx 120 km SE from Sudbury along Hwy 69, then Hwy 64 onto 25 km gravel road, along banks of French River
Located In Community Dokis First Nation
Address 940-A Main St
Dokis First Nation, ON P0M 2N1
 
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Mailing Address c/o Education Authority 
PO Box 149 
129 Loop St 
Dokis First Nation, ON P0M 2N1
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)