Keewaywin First Nation

Site: Keewaywin School

Service: First Nation School

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Keewaytinook Okimakanak/Northern Chiefs 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9 
  • School is located at 211 School Rd 
  • Community is not road accessible
Description (Service) Operates a public on-reserve school for elementary and junior high school students 
  • Offers a full curriculum for students from Junior Kindergarten (JK) to Grade 8; approved and inspected by the Ontario Ministry of Education 
  • Teaches Native language as a subject course  
  • Offers cultural and traditional events and outings  
  • Offers a school gymnasium, a library/resource centre, a computer room and a multi-purpose facility 
  • Provides on-reserve bus transportation
 
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-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Keewaywin First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) - 16 year(s) 
 
  • Members of Keewaywin First Nation
 
Special Education 
  • Children 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 807-771-1125
Fax 807-771-1067
Website www.keewaywin.firstnation.ca
Primary Contact Verna Kakegamic, School Secretary
Primary Executive Milton Harper, Principal; Email: miltonharper2003@yahoo.ca
Alternate Executive David Thompson, Education Director; Email: davidthompson@knet.ca
Site Location Community is approx 200 km N of Red Lake on E shore of Sandy Lake
Located In Community Keewaywin First Nation
Address Keewaywin, ON P0V 3G0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Keewaywin School 
PO Box 100 
Keewaywin, ON P0V 3G0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education (MOE) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)