Yellowknife's only school just for grades six through eight (middle school) is focused on the emotional and self-esteem growth of adolescents. The school's focus on academic excellence is enhanced by dedicated fine arts programs and extra-cirricular activities.
Providing education for children from Kindergarten to grade eight, this school has a diverse student population. Lunch and snack programs. Emphasis on outdoor activities and advanced technology.
Sir John Franklin has both English and French Immersion programs. Programs and streams are designed both for university-bound students and those directly entering the workforce. Career and Technology Studies and a wide range of extra-curricular programs available.
This school focuses on mutual respect amongst students and teachers and giving students the basic skills to excell in life. Programs include a daily DEAR- Drop Everything And Read. Education provided in English for children in grades Kindergarten to 5.
This newer school is for students in Kindergarten and grades five through eight. With an emphasis on learning and self-esteem, the school has developed a student leadership program.
This school is for Kindergarten through grade 5 students. French Immersion programs are available for those in grades 4 and 5. Programs available also include a Challenge program for advanced students and music classes.
KÓlemý Dene School
Located in the native community of N'dilo, this elementary school focuses on basic academics, respect and teaching Dene culture and tradtions. Children are educated in English with the opportunity to learn the Dogrib Weledeh dialect. School calendar is based on the traditional Dogrib one. For students in grades Kindergarten to 7.