In the Spotlight

Mar 1 - March is Aboriginal Languages Month

"The month of March has been recognized as Aboriginal Languages Month in the Northwest Territories. This is an opportuni...

Feb 27 - Ndilo's Brent Betsina captures silver for NWT

Ndilo's Brent Betsina lands territory on Canada Winter Games podium for first time in eight years with second place fin...

Staff Spotlight

Feb 26 - Hillary Tapper - Math, Science, Art Teacher - KTW

This is Hillary Tapper’s first year at Kaw Tay Whee School. She is a Math, Science and Art teacher for a variety of gr...

Past Staff

Student of the Week

Feb 27 - Phoenix Miersch - Grade Two - KTW

Phoenix Miersch is a hard working student who has shown great improvement in reading in her second year. Phoenix consist...

Past Students

Photo Gallery

Feb 26 - YK1 students take a stand against bullying - Feb. 25, Anti-Bullying/Pink Shirt D...

On February 25, 2015, YK1 students stood together to say that bullying is not okay. Students donned pink shirts and p...

Feb 20 - After School Art Club at Range Lake North School

Students get artsy at Range Lake North School Art Club! Thanks, Miss. Roberta Pike, for working with our students....

Feb 18 - Andree Poulin visits YK1

J.H Sissons and William McDonald School students had the pleasure of working with noted French author, Andrée Poulin. ...

Feb 12 - MHS Wins Big in Wrestling!

Congratulations to our MHS wrestlers who captured 6 gold, 3 silvers and a 4th place finish at this years' NWT Wrestling...

Jan 27 - YK1 teachers talk "literacy" with Dr. Leyton Schnellert

Teachers in grades K-3 from across the district met with Dr. Leyton Schnellert from UBC Okanagan on Sunday, January 25...

Nov 18 - 2014 Santa Claus Parade

Thank you to the organizers, volunteers, staff, parents and students to added so much cheer to the YK1 float at the 2014...

Nov 18 - Lou Beauchesne Author Visit

J.H Sissons School welcomed author Lou Beauchesne as she read her work to students on November 3rd and 4th. Stay tune...

Nov 10 - Sir John Franklin High School presents : Peter Pan

Congratulations to all of the talented drama students (both on stage and behind the scenes) at Ecole Sir John Franklin H...


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Options: English, Intensive French 6, Post-Intensive French 7 & 8, Athletic Excellence (Hockey)
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Grades: Grade 9 - Grade 12
Options: English, French Immersion, Post-Intensive French 9-12
Phone: (867) 669-0773
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Grades: Grade 6 - Grade 8
Options: English, French Immersion, Intensive French 6, Post-Intensive French 7 & 8, Athletic Excellence (Hockey, Soccer, Speed Skating)
Phone: (867) 873-5814
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Grades: Preschool - Grade 7
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Phone: (867) 873-4303
Fax: (867) 873-4420

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Grades: Kindergarten - Grade 12
Options: English, Dogrib (Weledeh Dialect)
Phone: (867) 920-7260
Fax: (867) 669-7762

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