Sagamok Anishnawbek First Nation

Site: Biidaaban Kinoomaagegamik School

Service: First Nation School

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Mamaweswen North Shore Tribal Council  
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)  
Robinson-Huron Treaty 
 
Student body is approx 193 students
Description (Service) Operates an elementary/junior high school for community students  
  • Offers a full curriculum for students from JK to Grade 8; approved and inspected by the Ontario Ministry of Education  
  • Provides an Anishnaabemowin language immersion program, an initiative that incorporates cultural and Native language into daily curriculum  
  • Participates in the Breakfast Club program which offers students snacks, lunch and milk programs during school instruction day  
  • Provides bus transportation for all students attending the school 
  • Participates in the One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) Canada Program which provides laptops and tablets to each child aged 6-12 years in the school as a learning tool
 
Special Education  
  • Provides special education assistance for students with learning difficulties  
  • Develops an Individual Education Plan (IEP) for each student with annual reviews
Hours Office Mon- Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Sagamok Anishnawbek First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) and up 
 
Members of Sagamok Anishnawbek First Nation
 
Special Education 
  • Any child with special needs and/or learning difficulties  
  • Strives for maximum amount of integration with regular programs
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
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-865-2387
Fax 705-865-3411
Website www.sagamok.ca/programs-services/education/elementary-school
Primary Contact Sandra Eshkakogan, Secretary
Primary Executive Marjorie Owl, Principal; Email: marjowl@yahoo.ca
Site Location Community is approx 43 km E of Blind River along Hwy 17 on N shore of Lake Huron, 120 km W of Sudbury
Located In Community Sagamok Anishnawbek First Nation
Address 717 Sagamok Rd
Massey, ON P0P 1P0
 
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Intersection Sagamok Rd and Bell St
Mailing Address c/o Biidaaban Kinoomaagegamik 
PO Box 577 
Massey, ON P0P 1P0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)