Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Independent First Nations Alliance (IFNA) 
Provincial Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Service) Provides educational services and supports to elementary, secondary school and post-secondary students of Whitesand First Nation 
  • Provides bus transportation for elementary students from JK to Grade 8 attending off-reserve Armstrong Public School 
  • Operated under the Thunder Bay Public School Board
 
Secondary and Post-Secondary Education 
  • Provides services and supports to secondary and post-secondary students through the Education Office located in Thunder Bay 
  • Provides secondary students with financial assistance, a monthly bus pass for students to travel home on weekends, and support for boarding homes in Thunder Bay through the Boarding Home program 
  • Offers financial assistance for post-secondary students
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Whitesand First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) and up 
 
  • Members of Whitesand First Nation 
  • All school aged children and youth living on reserve
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Band Office, Armstrong: 807-583-2177 
Education Office, Thunder Bay: 807-345-4441
After Hours Phone On-call worker 807-628-9014
Fax Band Office 807-583-2170 
Thunder Bay 807-345-4448
E-Mail whitesand_education@shawlink.ca
Website www.whitesandfirstnation.com
Primary Executive Barbara Ann Wynn, Education Counsellor
Alternate Executive Allan Gustafson, Chief; Email: Allan_gus2006@yahoo.com
Site Location Community is directly N of Armstrong, 235 km N of Thunder Bay at end of Hwy 527 which branches off Hwy 11/17
Located In Community Whitesand First Nation
Address Doug's Dr
Armstrong, ON P0T 1A0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Education Program 
PO Box 68 
Armstrong, ON P0T 1A0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established 1995
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education (MOE) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)