In the Spotlight

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Mar 15 - YK1 Board Bulletin - March 12, 2019

Please take a moment to view the bilingual board bulletin for the regular board meeting held on Tuesday, March 12, 2...

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Mar 15 - Backgrounder: Mould at École William McDonald School

Attached is a backgrounder that details the discovery of mould in certain areas of École William McDonald Middle School...

Staff Spotlight

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Mar 1 - Staff Spotlight - Neil Penney

Neil Penney - Kaw Tay Whee School Mr. Penney has been a part of the Kaw Tay Whee School team for 11 years. He has hel...

Past Staff

Student of the Week

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Mar 8 - Student of the Week - Nolan Bassett

Nolan Bassett - N.J. Macpherson School Nolan is a kind and considerate classmate who always goes out of his way to en...

Past Students



Photo Gallery

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Mar 6 - French author Louise Tondreau-Levert visits École J.H. Sissons

Quebec-based author Louise Tondreau-Levert is in Yellowknife this week to meet with students from École J.H. Sissons. A...

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Mar 6 - "Les Petits Chefs" Program

YK1 hosted a literacy activity called “Les Petits Chefs” in partnership with the NWT Literacy Council and the French...

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Jan 23 - French Immersion Math Workshops for Parents

YK1 hosted two parent information nights with French Immersion Math Consultant Renée Michaud this week. Renée Michaud...

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Dec 21 - Santa Claus visits Kaw Tay Whee and K'àlemì Dene

Here are some of our better photos from Santa's visit to Kaw Tay Whee School in Dettah on Dec. 13 and K'àlemì Dene Sch...

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Dec 3 - Birchbark Discovery Centre

Check out some of the best pictures from the first couple months of the Birchbark Discovery Centre!

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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...



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

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