NOTE: Educators working within the NWTTA Regions of Fort Smith and South Slave operate under the direction of the Northwest Territories’ South Slave Divisional Education Council.
Located in Fort Smith NT, the Northwest Territories’ (NWT) South Slave Divisional Education Council (SSDEC) administers K-12 education in eight schools located within this NWT region’s five communities (which includes the NWTTA Region of Fort Smith).
In total, the SSDEC (NWTTA regions of Fort Smith and South Slave) serves close to 1,500 students. NWTTA members who teach for the SSDEC include teachers and school administrators. These members are governed under a collective agreement with Government of the Northwest Territories.
South Slave Divisional Education Council P.O. Box 510 Fort Smith, NT, Canada X0E 0P0 Telephone: (867) 872-5701; Fax: (867) 872-2150 Website: ssdec.nt.ca
Fort Smith, NT – Population 2,459
Joseph B Tyrrell School (K-6 English; K-2 French Immersion) – 20 NWTTA Members
Address: Bag Service #1; X0E 0P0
Paul W. Kaeser High School (7-12) – 26 NWTTA Members
Address: Box 480; X0E 0P0
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.