Description & Services
Public Comments High school Intake Coordinator: Tanya Nugent, ph 807-737-2002 Ext 2309; fax 807-737-3047; email: TNugent@nnec.on.ca
Description (Service) Operates a private First Nations high school for students from First Nation communities in the Sioux Lookout District 
  • Offers a full curriculum approved and inspected by the Ontario Ministry of Education for students from Grade 9-12  
  • Teaches Native language as a subject course and promotes a sense of pride of heritage 
  • Provides supervised extra-curricular activities  
  • Offers cultural activities and traditional Native teaching as part of regular programs 
  • Participates in the Ontario Secondary Student Literacy Test (OSSLT) program 
  • Produces a monthly newsletter
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Bearskin Lake First Nation ; Cat Lake First Nation ; Deer Lake First Nation ; Fort Severn First Nation ; Kasabonika Lake First Nation ; Keewaywin First Nation ; Kenora District ; Kingfisher Lake First Nation ; Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug First Nation ; Koocheching First Nation ; Lac Seul ; McDowell Lake First Nation ; Mishkeegogamang First Nation ; Muskrat Dam First Nation ; North Caribou First Nation ; North Spirit Lake First Nation ; Ojibway Nation of Saugeen First Nation ; Pikangikum First Nation ; Poplar Hill First Nation ; Sachigo Lake First Nation ; Sandy Lake First Nation ; Thunder Bay District ; Wapekeka First Nation ; Wawakapewin First Nation ; Wunnumin Lake First Nation ; 24 First Nations communities in the Sioux Lookout District including New Slate Falls
Eligibility First Nations students from any of the 24 First Nations communities within the Northern Nishnawbe Education Council and the Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN)
Application
  • Requires a completed high school application form and 
  • A copy of medical/immunization records and 
  • A current transcript of marks or most recent report card (for Grade 8 students)
 
Deadline for applications: 
  • First semester - Mar 31st 
  • Second semester - Nov 15th
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Ojibway, Oji-Cree; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-623-8914
Toll Free Phone 1-800-265-1243
Fax 807-623-2918
Website www.nnec.on.ca
Primary Contact Sherri Kakegamic, Reception; Phone: 807-623-8914 ext 3001; Email: SKakegamic@nnec.on.ca
Primary Executive Jonathan Kakegamic, Principal; Phone: 807-623-8914 ext 3002; Email: JKakegamic@nnec.on.ca
Alternate Executive Sharon Angeconeb, Vice Principal; Phone: 807-623-8914 ext 3003; Email: SAngeconeb@nnec.on.ca
Site Location South Ward
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 315 Edward St N
Thunder Bay, ON P7C 4P3
 
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Intersection Edward St N and Churchill Dr W
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2000
Funding Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)