Moose Cree First Nation

Site: Delores D Echum Composite School

Service: First Nation School

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Mushkegowuk Council 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9 
  • Student body is approx 200 students 
  • Facilities Manager: Jack Louttit ph: 705-658-5610, cell: 705-336-8194 maintenance.manager@ddecs.ca 
  • Maintenance Worker: Peter Morrison, cell: 705-336-8447
Description (Service) Operates a private on-reserve school for secondary students
 
  • Offers a full curriculum for students from Grades 7-12  
  • Teaches Native language as a subject course 
  • Offers cultural education to learn traditional skills and teachings of the local area 
  • Offers Independent Learning Courses (ILC) for senior students 
  • Provides supervised extra-curricular activities including girls basketball, boys basketball, volleyball, outdoor baseball and a co-ed high school hockey team 
  • Offers group and individual counselling to help students succeed in school
 
Continuing Education 
Offers high school credit courses for adults wishing to complete their high school diploma requirements
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Moose Factory
Eligibility Members of Moose Cree First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-658-5610
Fax 705-658-5611
E-Mail info@mcea.ca
Website www.mcea.ca
Primary Contact Bev Corston, Administrative Assistant; Phone: 705-658-5610; Email: admin.assistant@ddecs.ca
Primary Executive Don Cheechoo, Principal; Email: don.cheechoo@ddecs.ca
Site Location Community is on Factory Island near mouth of Moose River on James Bay, 300 km N of Timmins
Located In Community Moose Factory
Address 25 Pedabun Rd
Moose Factory, ON P0L 1W0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Delores D Echum Composite School 
PO Box 86 
Moose Factory, ON P0L 1W0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1997
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)