In the Spotlight

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Dec 14 - Update: École J.H. Sissons Replacement School Project

After much study and discussion with various government and stakeholder groups, Yellowknife Education District No. 1 (YK...

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Dec 7 - Regular Board Meeting: 11-Dec-18

The Regular Board Meeting of the YK1 Board of Trustees is coming up: Date:  Tuesday, December 11, 2018...

Staff Spotlight

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Dec 14 - Staff Spotlight - Ashley Wilts

Ashley Wilts - K'àlemì Dene School Ashley Wilts joined K'àlemì Dene School as a program support teacher in 2017....

Past Staff

Student of the Week

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Dec 14 - Student of the Week - Destiny Kamimmalik

Destiny Kamimmalik - K'àlemì Dene School Destiny is our student of the week! She is working hard this year in our...

Past Students



Photo Gallery

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Nov 29 - 2018 Challenge Cup

Check out some of our best pictures from the 2018 Wade Hamer Challenge Cup held at Ed Jeske Arena on November 28. While...

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Nov 25 - Yellowknife Santa Claus Parade 2018

Students from several YK1 schools braved cold temperatures on Saturday, November 24, 2018 as part of the annual Santa Cl...

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Nov 23 - Lunch With A Bunch 2018

YK1 staff and students treated over 75 Yellowknife seniors to lunch at the Baker Centre on Friday. The meal was served u...

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Nov 8 - Author / illustrator YAYO visits École J.H. Sissons

French author / illustrator YAYO is in Yellowknife this week to meet with students from École J.H. Sissons. Diego Herre...

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Oct 16 - Intensive French Certificates

A handful of YK1 staff were presented with Intensive French certificates this past week. YK1 continues to offer a range...

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Sep 10 - Pancake Breakfast 2018

Thanks to all our volunteers and sponsors for making this year's Pancake Breakfast such a great success!

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Sep 4 - Indigenous Language and Culture-based PD Day

YK1 staff kicked off the 2018-2019 school year with our Indigenous Language and Culture-based PD Day. Staff heard from g...

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Jun 4 - École J.H. Sissons Reading Bee

Have you heard about the École J.H. Sissons reading bee? From June 2 to June 20, a reading bee will be flying around...

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Jun 1 - Jean-Marie Mariez inducted into NWT Education Hall of Fame

Jean-Marie Mariez, YK1's French Programs Supervisor, was officially inducted into the NWT Education Hall of Fame on May...

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Apr 18 - 2018 YK1 Long Term Service Awards

Yellowknife Education District No. 1 (YK1) hosted its annual Long Term Service Awards on Apr. 14 at Mildred Hall School....



Schools

Grades: Junior Kindergarten - Grade 5
Options: French Immersion
Phone: (867) 873-3477
Fax: (867) 873-4535

Grades: Junior Kindergarten - Grade 8
Options: English
Phone: (867) 873-5811
Fax: (867) 920-2931

Grades: Junior Kindergarten - Grade 5
Options: English, Montessori
Phone: (867) 873-4372
Fax: (867) 873-4638

Grades: Junior Kindergarten - Grade 8
Options: English, Intensive French 6, Post-Intensive French 7 & 8, Athletic Excellence (Hockey)
Phone: (867) 920-7567
Fax: (867) 920-4778

Akaitcho Trades and Technical Centre
Grades: Grade 9 - Grade 12
Options: English, French Immersion, Post-Intensive French 9-12
Phone: (867) 669-0773
Fax: (867) 873-3630

Grades: Grade 6 - Grade 8
Options: English, French Immersion, Intensive French 6, Post-Intensive French 7 & 8, Athletic Excellence (Hockey, Soccer, Speed Skating)
Phone: (867) 873-5814
Fax: (867) 873-4671

Dettah Community School
Grades: Junior Kindergarten - Grade 7
Options: English, Dogrib (Weledeh Dialect)
Phone: (867) 873-4303
Fax: (867) 873-4420

Ndilo Community School
Grades: Junior Kindergarten - Grade 12
Options: English, Dogrib (Weledeh Dialect)
Phone: (867) 920-7260
Fax: (867) 669-7762

Yellowknife Education District No.1

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