CHIPPEWAS OF NAWASH UNCEDED FIRST NATION BOARD OF EDUCATION
Post Secondary Coordinator
Secondary Student Services Coordinator
Vanessa M. Keeshig
Kikendaasogamig Elementary School Principal
Bill Tichenoff – Principal
- Elementary Routes 1 & 2
– Secondary routes 3 & 4
Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation Board of Education
6 Harbour Road
Regular Office Hours
Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
The Board of Education is operating on reduced office hours During the COVID-19 pandemic:
Monday to Thursday: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Staff will be on-site at 6 Harbour Road from 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM daily.
Miigwetch for visiting the Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation Board of Education website. This page has been designed to give its viewers some general information regarding the Education Department and its programs. If you require further information please contact our office.
Our mission is to foster a nurturing and supportive learning environment that inspires dedication to lifelong learning, Anishinaabemowin and the values of mino bimaadiziwin.
Building Anishinabek Success…Voices For Today and Tomorrow.
Values: 7 Grandfather Teachings
- Giiyaakwaadziwin – Honesty.
- Dbaandendizwin – Humility.
- Mshkode’ewin – Bravery.
- Nbwaakaawin – Wisdom.
- Minwaadendamowin – Respect.
- Debwewin – Truth.
- Zaagidwin – Love.
- Elementary (Kikendaasogamig Elementary School)
- Secondary (Secondary Student Support Services)
- Post Secondary (Nawash Post Secondary Assistance Program)
- Day Care (Nshiime Day Care Centre)
- Adult Learning Centre
- Nawash Education Diversity Assistance Program
- Education, Language and Culture
Board of Education – Elected Board of Trustees for the 2017 - 2019 Term:
Councillor Liaison: Arlene Chegahno
Alternate Councillor Liaison: Solomon King
|1. Nshiime Day Care||Chanice Johnston & Amy Nadjiwon-Tobey|
|2. Adult Learning Centre||Carlene Keeshig, Marleen Vogl & Amy Nadjiwon-Tobey|
|3. Elementary Student Services||Marleen Vogl & Anthony Pedoniquotte|
|4. Secondary Student Services||Amy Nadjiwon-Tobey & Marleen Vogl|
|5. Post Secondary Services||Anthony Pedoniquotte & Carlene Keeshig|
|6. Leadership & Administration||Chairperson & Entire Board|
Portfolio’s 1-5 incorporate: Culture, Language & Arts; Curriculum & Program Development; Student & Staff Success; Community Engagement; Policy Review & Development.
Board of Education Meetings:
Board meetings are held on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday’s of each month from 9:00am – 12:00pm. Special board meetings are scheduled as needed.
BAND MEMBER REQUESTS:
Band member requests are encouraged. For efficiency, please submit all requests in writing.
No events scheduled at this time.