Constance Lake First Nation

Site: Constance Lake Education

Service: Mamawmatawa Holistic Education Centre

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Matawa First Nations Management 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9 
 
Student body is approximately 200 students
Description (Service) Operates a public on-reserve school for elementary and secondary students 
  • Offers a full curriculum for students from Junior Kindergarten (JK) to Grade 12; approved and inspected by the Ontario Ministry of Education 
  • Teaches Native language as a subject course 
  • Teaches computer classes 
  • Provides a library which is open to the public  
  • Provides a daily hot lunch to students  
  • Provides supervised extra-curricular activities  
  • Maintains playgrounds, baseball field, soccer field and outdoor skating rink  
  • Allows the school gymnasium to be used for various community events
 
Special Education Program 
  • Provides Individual Education Plans (IEP) for students from JK to Grade 12 with learning difficulties 
  • Participates in the First Nation Student Success Program (FNSSP) with a focus on improving literacy, numeracy and student retention
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Constance Lake First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) and up 
 
Members of Constance Lake First Nation
 
Special Education Program 
Children/youth with special needs/learning difficulties in any area
Application
  • Parents/guardians must accompany child to school for initial registration meeting with principal 
  • Parents/guardians of JK students must present status card and birth certificate of child 
  • If transferring from other school, must present status card, birth certificate and last report card from previous school
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Oji-Cree, Ojibway; upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-463-1199
Fax 705-463-2077
Website www.clfn.on.ca
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Primary Contact Joanne Martin, Secretary and Receptionist; Phone: 705-463-1199 ext 119; Email: joanne.martin@clfn.on.ca
Alternate Contact Ken Neegan, Education Administrator; Phone: 705-463-1199 ext 115; Email: ken.neegan@clfn.on.ca
Primary Executive Zandra Bear Lowen, Principal; Phone: 705-463-1199 ext 112; Email: zandra.bear-lowen@clfn.on.ca
Alternate Executive Lorraine Wesley, Administrative Assistant; Phone: 705-463-1199 ext 116; Email: lorraine.wesley@clfn.on.ca
Site Location Community is 32 km W of Hearst on Hwy 11, then directly N of Calstock on Hwy 663
Located In Community Constance Lake First Nation
Address 2 Musko Rd
Constance Lake, ON P0L 1B0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Mamawmatawa Holistic Education Centre 
PO Box 5000 
Calstock, ON P0L 1B0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established 2004
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)