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
403-777-7860
Fax
403-777-7869
Web Site
http://school.cbe.ab.ca/school/piitoayis/Pages/default.aspx
Email
piitoayis@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: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Educational Institution
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
December 12, 2019
Address
#1, 1921 9 Avenue SE
Calgary, AB, T2G 0V3
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:15 AM - 04:00 PM
Tue
08:15 AM - 04:00 PM
Wed
08:15 AM - 04:00 PM
Thu
08:15 AM - 04:00 PM
Fri
08:15 AM - 02:30 PM