North Caribou Lake First Nation

Site: Native Sena School

Service: First Nation School

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Windigo First Nations  
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)  
Treaty #9 
 
Student body is approx 145 students
Description (Service)
  • Operates a public on-reserve school for elementary students 
  • Offers some programs for specific needs (ie. math) for students from Junior Kindergarten (JK) to Grade 8; programs such as reading comprehension, writing skills and computer instruction offered as funding allows 
  • Teaches Oji-Cree language as a subject course  
  • Provides a daily breakfast program for students  
  • Offers a school gymnasium and library  
  • Offers cultural and traditional outings such as fishing and trapping 
  • Also organizes summer school and camps for children
 
Special Education 
  • Provides special education assistance for students with learning difficulties  
  • Strives for maximum amount of integration with regular programs
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served North Caribou First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) and up 
 
Members of North Caribou Lake 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 records
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Oji-Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone Main 807-469-5201 
807-469-5181
Fax 807-469-1161
E-Mail northcariboulakefirstnation@knet.ca
Primary Executive Norah Brisket, Principal
Alternate Executive Saul Williams, Education Director, North Caribou Lake Education Authority; Phone: 807-469-1275
Site Location Community is 320 km N of Sioux Lookout, on N shore of Weagamow Lake
Located In Community North Caribou First Nation
Address Weagamow Lake, ON P0V 2Y0
 
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Mailing Address PO Box 151 
Weagamow Lake, ON P0V 2Y0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education (MOE) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)