STRONG TOGETHER IN ALL WE DO

Welcome to the Gwa’sala-’Nakwaxda’xw School

 Our school is a place where children are accepted and appreciated for who they are, instilling in them a respect for themselves and others. Along with building a strong cultural identity, we believe this fosters a sense of self-worth, self-confidence and a healthy mental attitude. Our school is a place that strives to equip students with a wide range of experience, knowledge and skills.

COVID-19 Re-Entry Plan 2020-2021 Parent InformationJob Opportunities

STRONG TOGETHER IN ALL WE DO

Welcome to the Gwa’sala - ’Nakwaxda’xw School

 

Our school is a place where children are accepted and appreciated for who they are, instilling in them a respect for themselves and others. Along with building a strong cultural identity, we believe this fosters a sense of self-worth, self-confidence and a healthy mental attitude. Our school is a place that strives to equip students with a wide range of experience, knowledge and skills.

COVID-19 Weekly Learning Plans

OUR SCHOOL

We provide optimum learning in a culturally responsive and rich environment characterized by respect and care. Our aim is to provide child-centered learning that focuses on the cultural experiences of the children and encompasses their emotional, social, academic, and physical needs.

Location: 182 Ba’as Road, Tsulquate Reserve, Port Hardy, BC
Telephone: (250) 949-7743
Student Hours: M-F: 8:50am – 3:05pm

 

COVID-19: Information and Resources page
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COVID-19 Resources

The BC government has announced schools from Kindergarten to Grade 12  will close until further notice in a bid to halt the spread of the novel coronavirus. 

To that end we have created a resources section for you and your family to access important school notices and health & safety information.

 

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NEWSletters

Newsletters & Announcements

Sharing all the latest updates from the Gwa’sala-‘Nakwaxda’xw School.

January 2020 Newsletter

Welcome to 2020, a new year and decade! I hope you had opportunities to connect with those special to you during the holidays. In January, we have hit the ground running and our students are back into the routing that school provides.

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November/December 2019 Newsletter

Gilakas'la. The first term has quickly come to an end and we are close to the holiday break. I am so proud of the work of our students and staff during the first four months of school. It never ceases to amaze me how much learning can happen in such a short time.

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October 2019 Newsletter

October was another jammed packed month of learning and experiences! We kicked off the month with singer and songwriter Norman Foote visiting the school. His energy, enthusiasm and his way of engaging and involving the students was wonderful to see. We also practiced...

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A Word

From Our Principal

“We set high standards of achievement for all learners. By utilizing unique teaching methods and developing programs that focus equally on each individual child’s strengths and needs, we aim to develop the whole child and help them see their role in the community. “

We hope you partner with us and enjoy the relationship you have with us at the Gwa’sala-‘Nakwaxda’xw School.

Gilakas’la

– Reed Allen

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Here are some of the activities happening next week. Remember we have breakfast starting at 8:30 every morning and lunch for every student. School Spirit is Wacky Hair Day on Wednesday! ... See MoreSee Less

Here are some of the activities happening next week.  Remember we have breakfast starting at 8:30 every morning and lunch for every student.  School Spirit is Wacky Hair Day on Wednesday!

There has been a death within the community and out of respect for the family our leadership has requested the school be closed today (Friday, January 14). We will re-open on Monday, January 17. The scheduled vaccination clinic will remain open at the Wakas Hall as this is vitally important in the fight against COVID 19. Our condolences go out to the family and community. PLEASE SHARE❤ ... See MoreSee Less

Day 1 of our school lunch program was a SUCCESS! ... See MoreSee Less

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Congratulations to all of you The children looks so happy. I'm absolutely proud of how far the school has come

So amazing thank u for this amazing idea for all our children! Sux when they have to walk home for lunch and then walk back to school.

Awesome so nice to see!🧡

Wtg it looks amazing 👋

Congratulations

That’s awesome

Wonderful job everyone. Babies all look so very happy 😊

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Wonderful !

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Get In Touch

Location: 182 Ba'as Rd, Tsulquate Reserve, Port Hardy, BC V0N 2P0

Telephone: (250) 949-7743
Email:  manager@gwanak.bc.ca
School Hours: Monday to Friday - 8am to 4pm -Temporarily closed due to COVID-19.

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