In the Spotlight

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Nov 16 - YK1 Board Bulletin - November 9, 2021

Please take a moment to view the bilingual board bulletin for the regular board meeting held on Tuesday, November 9,...

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Nov 10 - Landon Kowalzik named Interim Assistant Superintendent

To all YK1 families: Attached is a letter from Superintendent/ CEO Dr. Cindi Vaselenak regarding the appointment of ...

Staff Spotlight

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Nov 25 - Staff Spotlight - Kristy Hawes

Kristy Hawes - Range Lake North School Ms. Hawes is originally from Winnipeg, Manitoba and has been in Yellowknife fo...

Past Staff

Student of the Week

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Nov 25 - Student of the Week - Nate Hawes

Nates Hawes - Range Lake North School Nate is one of Range Lake North School's most polite students. He is always re...

Past Students



Photo Gallery

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Jun 30 - 2020 YK1 Long Term Service Awards

Yellowknife Education District No. 1 (YK1) would like to recognize its 2020 Long Term Service Award recipients. Nearly 5...

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Feb 17 - Alain Pelletier visits YK1 to talk about bullying

Two YK1 schools welcomed a special guest earlier this month. Alain Pelletier visited École J.H. Sissons and École Wil...

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Feb 17 - Award-winning French author Andre Marois visits YK1

In partnership with Communication Jeunesse, YK1 was proud to host award-winning French author Andre Marois last week....

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Oct 11 - Math Information Sessions with Renée Michaud

YK1 was fortunate to host Renée Michaud, a French-speaking math consultant, last week. French Immersion teachers and pa...

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Sep 4 - 2019 YK1 Welcome Back BBQ

Thanks to all our volunteers and sponsors for making this year's Welcome Back BBQ such a great success! Our generous...

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Jun 24 - YK1 superintendent wins public administration award

Yellowknife Education District No. 1 (YK1) Superintendent Metro Huculak was presented with the 2019 Commissioner’s Awa...

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Jun 24 - YK1 teachers inducted into NWT Education Hall of Fame

Two of YK1's longest-serving teachers were inducted into the NWT Education Hall of Fame on June 5. The school district...

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Jun 24 - JHS Indigenous Celebration Day!

On June 19, École J.H. Sissons marked Indigenous Celebration Day with a brown bag lunch and the grand opening of its n...

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Jun 18 - 2019 Long Term Service Awards

Yellowknife Education District No. 1 (YK1) hosted its annual Long Term Service Awards on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at Mil...

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Apr 12 - "Les Petits Chefs" Program - April 6

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



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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