Kashechewan First Nation

Site: St Andrew's Elementary School - Mailing Address

Service: Elementary School

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Mushkegowuk Council 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9 
Student body is approximately 400 students
Description (Service) Administers a public on-reserve school for elementary students 
  • Offers a full curriculum for students from JK to Grade 7  
  • Teaches Native language as a subject course  
  • Provides supervised extra-curricular activities  
  • Includes multi-purpose areas, a library/resource centre, a gymnasium and full kitchen 
  • Maintains playgrounds, baseball field and soccer field  
  • Allows the school gymnasium to be used for various community events
Hours Mon-Fri 8:45 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Kashechewan First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) and up 
Members of Kashechewan First Nation
Application Prior booking must be made for gymnasium
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, upon request
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone Main: 705-275-1969 
Fax 705-275-1970
Primary Contact Tanya Spence, Principal; Phone: 705-275-1796 ext 222
Alternate Contact James Wesley, Director of Education; Phone: 705-275-4538
Site Location Community is on N shore of Albany River, 10 km inland from James Bay, 460 km N of Timmins
Located In Community Kashechewan First Nation
Address Kashechewan First Nation
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Mailing Address PO Box 235 
Kashechewan, ON P0L 1S0
Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established 2008
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education ; Federal - Indigenous Services Canada (ISC)