School Board Yellowknife Education District No. 1 (YK1), a public school board, is located in the capital city of Yellowknife, NT and serves close to 2,000 students. YK1’s 215 NWTTA members include teachers, school administrators and educational assistants. These members are governed under a collective agreement with Yellowknife Education District No. 1.Yellowknife Education District No. 1 P.O. Box 788; 5402- 50th Avenue Yellowknife, NT, Canada X1A 2N6 Phone: (867) 766-5050; Fax: (867) 873-5051 Website: yk1.nt.ca
NOTE: Yellowknife is home to two NWTTA Regions, Yellowknife Education District No. 1 (YK1) and Yellowknife Catholic Schools (YCS). Within these regions YK1 and YCS operate two individual School Boards similar to the Government of the Northwest Territories’ (GNWT) Divisional Education Councils (DECs) located in the regions outside of Yellowknife.
In addition, Yellowknife is home to an GNWT Franchophone Divisional Education Council (DEC) - commission scolaire francophone des Territoires du Nord-Ouest (CSF, TNO). This DEC is not recognized as an individual NWTTA Region.
CSF, TNO operates two schools within the Northwest Territories. NWTTA members at École Boréale in Hay River and École Allain St-Cyr in Yellowknife provide quality French first language programming to close to 200 francophone students. These NWTTA members are part of the NWTTA’s South Slave and Tlicho Regions, respectively.
Commission scolaire francophone des Territoires du Nord-Ouest; 4920 51e rue, C.P 1980; Yellowknife; NT; Canada; X1A 2P5; Tél : (867) 873-6555; Fax : (867) 873-5644; Site web : www.csftno.com
Yellowknife Education District No. 1 Schools Yellowknife, NT – Population 19,256
École Sir John Franklin High School (9-12 English; 9-12 French Immersion) - 61 NWTTA Members
Note - SJF includes Akaitcho Trades and Technical Centre
Address: P.O. Box 1200; X1A 2N8
École J.H. Sissons (K-5 French Immersion) - 19 NWTTA Members
Address: 5700-51A Avenue; X1A 1G7
Mildred Hall School (K-8) - 37 NWTTA Members
Address: 5408-50th Avenue; X1A 1E5
N.J. Macpherson School (K-5) - 27 NWTTA Members
Address: 525 Range Lake Road; X1A 3X1
Range Lake North School (K-8) - 26 NWTTA Members
Address: 170 Borden Drive; X1A 3R1
École William McDonald Middle School (6-8 English; 6-8 French Immersion)- 18 NWTTA Members
Address: 50 Taylor Road; X1A 3X2
NOTE: Dettah is a small community located southeast of Yellowknife. This school does not show on the map above.
Kaw Tay Whee Community School of Dettah (K-9) - 3 NWTTA Members
Address: P.O. Box 40; X1A 2N1
NOTE: Nidlo is a small community located adjacent to Yellowknife
K’alemi Dene Community School of Ndilo (K-12) - 8 NWTTA Members
Address: P.O. Box 236; X1A 2N2
NOTE: This map identifies the eight NWTTA Regions within the Northwest Territories. These differ from regions for the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) Divisional Education Councils (DECs)/School Boards.