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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Keewaytinook Okimakanak/Northern Chiefs 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #5 
Features a 4-classroom school to accommodate 96 students
Description (Service) Operates a public on-reserve school for elementary and junior high school students 
  • Offers a full curriculum for students from Junior Kindergarten (JK) to Grade 9; approved and inspected by the Ontario Ministry of Education 
  • Teaches Native language as a subject course  
  • Provides a daily breakfast program for students  
  • Offers a school gymnasium, a library/resource centre and a computer lab 
  • Offers cultural and traditional events and outings  
  • Provides bus transportation within community 
  • Includes outdoor facilities of a baseball diamond, soccer pitch and separate fenced playground for kindergarten children
Special Education  
  • Provides special education assistance for students with learning difficulties  
  • Strives for maximum amount of integration with regular programs
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served North Spirit Lake First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) and up 
Members of North Spirit Lake First Nation
Special Education
Children with special needs and/or learning difficulties
  • Registration required  
  • Must show copy of child's birth certificate/status card and immunization records
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Oji-Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone Main 807-776-0001 
Fax 807-776-0003
Primary Contact Jesslynne Oombash, Secretary and Administrative Assistant; Email:
Alternate Contact Adrian Lawrence, Principal and Education Coordinator; Phone: 807-776-0001 ext 114 * 807-776-2575
Site Location Community is approx 170 km NE of Red Lake on SW shore of North Spirit Lake
Located In Community North Spirit Lake First Nation
Address North Spirit Lake, ON
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Mailing Address c/o Victoria Linklater Memorial School 
General Delivery 
North Spirit Lake, ON P0V 2G0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established Aug 2011
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education (MOE) ; Federal - Indigenous Services Canada (ISC)