The Skeetchestn Department of Education manages part of the funds received by Northern Development Canada (AANDC) pertaining to students from pre-school to post-secondary.
The following funds are available to all Skeetchestn Band Members.
2016-2017 National Post-Secondary Support Program (PSSSP) Guidelines that the Band follows. http://www.fnesc.ca/wp/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/GUIDELINES-2016-17-INAC-PSSSP-and-UCEPP.pdf
Skeetchestn Post-Secondary Education Policy and Application Form
Graduation Policy and Application Form
Report Card Policy
Start-up Fee Policy Updated August 2016
Also available is the New Gold Scholarship Fund, see all details at:
ADULT EDUCATION PROGRAM - ON-RESERVE
The Adult Education program at the Skeetchestn Indian Band is once again up and running for another year. Starting Wednesday, September 30th in the basement of the QHS Health building, every Wednesday & Thursday from 10:00am to Noon, upgrading courses and courses leading to the Grade 12 Adult Dogwood Diploma will be offered through School District #73. This is an opportunity to work at your own pace, with the help of certified teachers, as you pursue your educational goals. Below are a list of some of the courses that are available to you at no cost:
Basic Math & English upgrading courses (Grades 2-8 level) Math 11 Apprenticeship & Workplace Communications 12 & English 12 First Nations 12 Foods 12 Family Studies 12 Law 12 Physical Education 12 Comparative Civilization 12 Geography 12
For more information about the program contact Pete Grinberg: Cell: 250 318-9455 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Julie Simon, Education Coordinator
Phone: (250) 373-2493 ext: 218 Fax: (250) 373-2494