Wasauksing First Nation

Site: Wasauksing Kinomaugewgamik School

Service: First Nation School

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN)  
Provincial Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)  
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Description (Service) Administers an elementary school for community students  
  • Offers a full curriculum for students from JK to Grade 8; approved and inspected by the Ontario Ministry of Education  
  • Incorporates Native language teaching into daily curriculum 
  • Coordinates fundraising efforts throughout the school year including hot dog sales and pizza days 
  • Hosts an annual school Pow Wow and Annual Science Fair 
  • Provides bus transportation for students attending the school
 
Special Education  
  • Provides special education assistance for students with learning difficulties  
  • Develops an Individual Education Plan (IEP) for each student with annual reviews  
  • Strives for maximum amount of integration with regular programs
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Wasauksing First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) and up 
 
Members of Wasauksing First Nation
 
Special Education 
Any child with special needs and/or learning difficulties
Application
  • Registration required  
  • Must show copy of child's birth certificate/status card and immunization record
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-746-5663
Fax 705-746-5984
Website www.wasauksing.ca
Primary Contact Carolyn Pedoniquotte, School Coordinator; Phone: 705-746-5663 ext 2230; Email: kinoadmin@knet.ca
Alternate Contact Jodi Baker, Education Counsellor; Phone: 705-746-2531 ext 2240; Email: education@wasauksing.ca
Primary Executive Catherine Pawis, Principal; Phone: 705-746-5663 ext 2258; Email: principal@wasauksing.ca
Site Location Community is located on Parry Island on E shore of Georgian Bay approx 9 km W of Parry Sound
Located In Community Wasauksing First Nation
Address Wasauksing Kinomaugewgamik School
1508 Geewadin Rd, Lane G
Parry Sound, ON P2A 2X4
 
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Mailing Address c/o Wasauksing Kinomaugewgamik School 
PO Box 250 
Parry Sound, ON P2A 2X4
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)