Kenjgewin Teg Educational Institute

Site: KTEI Educational Institute

Service: First Nation Student Success Program

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Description & Services
Description (Service) Oversees project management and functions as the lead for the First Nation Student Success Program in collaboration with 11 participating schools  
  • Provides an opt-in proposal-based program for First Nation schools (K-Gr 12) to develop and implement the interrelated components which include school success plans, student learning assessments and performance measurements 
  • These components assist community educators to address and improve the areas of literacy, numeracy and student retention
School Success Plan 
  • Consists of a 3-year plan for each school to determine changes needed to improve student achievement levels 
  • Offers initial assessment and planning during the first year by Kenjgewin Teg Educational Institute, then further development, assessment and reporting is carried out by each community's educators 
  • Creates the plan from information gathered through student information systems, school surveys, student learning assessment results and evaluations
Student Learning Assessments 
  • Assesses the academic performance and progress of students through various tests 
  • Uses the results to set school priorities and to monitor and plan student achievement and progress
Performance Measurement 
  • Collects data (daily records, grades, attendance, test results) on student and school performance 
  • Allows schools to set targets, monitor results and report to parents and communities on student progress
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation ; Constance Lake First Nation ; Dokis First Nation ; M'Chigeeng First Nation ; Nipissing First Nation ; Sagamok Anishnawbek First Nation ; Shawanaga First Nation ; Sheshegwaning ; Temagami First Nation ; Wasauksing First Nation ; Whitefish River First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 5 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
Must belong to one of the member First Nations
Application Services are delivered at the local level within each community's schools
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-377-4342
Toll Free Phone 1-888-536-5439
Fax 705-377-4379
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter, YouTube YouTube
Primary Contact Melanie Manitowabi, Student Success Leader
Alternate Contact Debbie Debassige, Director of School Services
Site Location Community of M'Chigeeng is located in the centre of Manitoulin Island at the base of West Bay and the intersection of Hwy 540 and Hwy 551
Located In Community M'Chigeeng First Nation
Address 374 Hwy 551
M'Chigeeng, ON P0P 1G0
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Intersection Hwy 551 and Anishnabe Way
Mailing Address PO Box 328 
M'Chigeeng, ON P0P 1G0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2009
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)