Thames Valley District School Board

Site: Wiingashk Centre

Service: Alternative School

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Record #: LON4823 Last Modified: 27 Mar 2015 Last Full Update: 03 Dec 2013
Contact Information
Office Phone519-452-2567
Fax519-452-2568
E-Mailinfo@tvdsb.on.ca
Websitewww.tvdsb.ca
Primary ContactSharon Loucks, Teacher
Description and Service Details
DescriptionAlternative secondary school program * follows secondary school curriculum in addition to culturally appropriate programming, including life skills and aboriginal cultural teachings * goal to enhance identity, self-esteem, confidence, and aboriginal way of life

Part-time schedule focuses on culturally relevant material and students may earn credits toward an Ontario Secondary School Diploma in English, Math, Native Studies, Canadian Geography, Life Skills, History and Learning Strategies * designed to decrease the high school drop-out rate in the Aboriginal community
HoursMon-Fri 9am-2pm
DatesSeptember-June
Areas ServedLondon ; Middlesex County
BoundariesLondon and Middlesex County
EligibilityAges: 19 year(s) and up 
 
First Nations students
ApplicationCall or drop in
LanguagesEnglish ; French ; Oneida ; Ojibwa
FeesFree
Agency Information
Established1991
FundingProvincial - Ministry of Education
Site Information
Site LocationCentral London
Located In CommunityLondon
Address & Map
260 Colborne St
London, ON N6B 2S6
IntersectionColborne St and Horton St E
Mailing Addressc/o N'Amerind London Friendship Centre 
260 Colborne St 
London, ON N6B 2S6
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Topics
Service CategoriesAlternative Schools ~ First Nations Communities