Calgary Board of Education

Indigenous Education


Description
Provides Indigenous education programs for students to develop academically, and culturally.

Service offers:

  • cultural supports for Aboriginal students in school 
  • early intervention for Aboriginal students with the Niitsitapi Learning Centre 
  • traditional Aboriginal graduation ceremonies
  • community engagement initiatives
  • Aboriginal Elders Advisory Council, Medicine Wheel Kindergarten Programs, and Circle of Nations Museum
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • students age 3 to 12
  • students with Aboriginal descent ( Niitsitapi Learning Centre )
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • visit website to complete the online student registration form for new students
  • visit website to complete the online transfer request form for transferring students
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

Dependent on program and staff availability. Contact for details.

Telephone
403-817-4000
Web Site
http://www.cbe.ab.ca/programs/supports-for-students/Pages/Aboriginal-Education.aspx
Languages
Blackfoot
Fees
Fee: Yes,

School fees vary. Contact for details.

Fee Reduction: Yes,

School fees may be waived for those with low income. Contact for details.

Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Ramp on east side of the building connecting to automatic doors.Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Educational Institution
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
May 7, 2018
Address
1221 8 Street SW
Calgary, AB, T2R 0L4
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM