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
403-240-4642 Ext 304 (Metis Calgary Family Services)
Telephone
403-777-8250
Web Site
http://www.mcfs.ca
Email
valleyview@cbe.ab.ca
Languages
Blackfoot; Cree; Michif
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: No - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Educational Institution
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
February 17, 2017
Address
4105 26 Avenue SE
Calgary, AB, T2B 0C6
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM - 02:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM - 02:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM - 02:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM - 02:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM - 02:30 PM