Eagle Lake First Nation

Site: Migisi Sahgaigan School

Service: Education Services

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Bimose Tribal Council (BTC)  
Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3)  
Treaty #3
Description (Service) Provides educational services and supports to elementary and secondary school students living on-reserve  
  • Administers Migisi Sahgaigan School for students from JK-Grade 6 
  • Provides bus transportation for elementary students attending Migisi Sahgaigan on-reserve school 
  • Provides bus transportation for elementary, junior and high school students to attend off-reserve schools in Dryden 
  • Offers end-of-semester allowance to high school students who meet the requirements
Post Secondary Student Support Program  
  • Provides financial support to post secondary students attending college/university off-reserve  
  • Provides assistance for applying/filling out application forms for colleges and universities
Alternative Education  
  • Administers on-reserve educational instruction and academic upgrading through the Seven Generations Education Institute  
  • Provides class instruction at the secondary, post-secondary and vocational levels
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-3:30 pm
Areas Served Migisi Sahgaigan First Nation
  • Members of Eagle Lake First Nation
  • All school aged children and youth living on reserve
  • Any individual living on reserve and pursuing further education
Post Secondary Student Support Program
  • All Band members regardless of residency are eligible to apply for assistance if attending a post-secondary institution
  • Financial assistance limited by available funding and number of applicants
Alternative Education
On-reserve individuals 14 years of age and over
Application Post Secondary Student Support Program 
  • Applications for assistance available at office 
  • Deadline to apply for assistance for fall start date is May 31st
Application Package consists of: 
  • Post Secondary Assistant Application 
  • Declaration Information 
  • Release of Information 
  • Direct Deposit Consent
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-755-5350
Fax 807-755-2086
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Andrew Kivell, Director of Education and Principal; Phone: 807-755-5350 ext 280 * (Cell) 807-220-4564; Email: principal@migisi.ca
Alternate Contact Kevin Pitchenese, Board Member, Migisi Sahgaigan School Board
Site Location Community is along NE shores of Eagle Lake approx 25 km SW of Dryden off Hwy 502 and Hwy 594
Located In Community Migisi Sahgaigan First Nation
Address 42 School Rd
Migisi Sahgaigan, ON P0V 3H0
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Mailing Address PO Box 1005 
Migisi Sahgaigan, ON P0V 3H0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education (MOE) ; Federal - Indigenous Services Canada (ISC)