Forest School (The)

Site: South Gillies

Service: Alternative Learning Centre

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Description & Services
Description (Agency) A school that functions as an alternative learning centre that provides hands-on experience both indoors and outdoors
Description (Service)
  • Provides an alternative learning centre where learning can be an adventure 
  • Offers a curriculum based on Waldorf philosophy 
  • Offers programs that are hands-on and experiential in nature 
  • Combines freedom with form and takes place both indoors and outdoors 
  • Facilitates learning opportunities that suit the developmental age of the students, valuing play, exploration, creative expression and numeracy and literacy
Alternative Learning Network 
Group interested in sharing ideas, information, resources and support with others involved in home, alternative and community based learning
Hours Mon, Tue, Thu 9:30 am-3:30 pm
Areas Served South Gillies ; Thunder Bay
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) and up
Application Call for more information
Languages English
Fees Program - Registration and tuition ; Fee assistance available for Reduced tuition ; assistance is provided by Barter Exchange Program -- The Forest School.
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-473-4599
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Primary Executive Sue Holloway, Director/Facilitator
Located In Community South Gillies
Address 413 Palisades Rd
South Gillies, ON P0T 2V0
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Intersection Palisades Rd and Tenkula Rd
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (60) Commercial
Established 2007
Funding Donations ; Fees ; Private