Dokis First Nation

Site: Dokis School

Service: Education Authority

Description (Service)
  • Provides educational services and supports to elementary, secondary and post-secondary school students of Dokis First Nation 
  • Administers Dokis School (Kikendawt Kinoomaadii Gamig) for students from JK-Gr 4 
  • Coordinates bus transportation for students attending Dokis School in community, students attending Monetville Public School (Gr 5-8) and students attending École Secondaire Northern Secondary School in Sturgeon Falls 
  • Prepares education budgets and develops education policies to meet the needs of the community 
  • Receives and resolves complaints and disputes related to any education matters
Secondary Education 
  • Provides assistance, guidance and referrals to helps with academic issues 
  • Maintains lists of students, addresses and schools attended 
  • Provides information on community involvement hours to students about groups looking for volunteer assistance
Post Secondary Education  
  • Provides counselling and guidance in choosing post-secondary field of studies  
  • Provides assistance for applying/filling out application forms for colleges and universities 
  • Provides financial sponsorship support to post secondary students
Service Details
Public Comments Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Dokis First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) and up 
Members of Dokis First Nation 
Post Secondary Education  
  • All registered Band members of Dokis First Nation are eligible to apply for assistance if attending a post-secondary institution 
  • The program of study must be recognized as a post-secondary program by accredited academic institution recognized by the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development
Application Post Secondary Education 
  • Educational assistance package available at Administration Office and on website 
  • Continuing students must reapply for funding each year  
  • Deadline to apply for assistance: Jan 31st of year you are attending
For financial assistance applicant required to provide: 
  • Photocopy of recent status card  
  • Completed post-secondary application package issued by Dokis First Nation  
  • Letter of acceptance from post-secondary institution  
  • Transcripts from high school and any previous academic institutions  
  • Detailed letter of intent with program information  
  • Bank information for direct deposit only 
  • Signed student contract
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, French; available upon request
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Community is approx 120 km SE from Sudbury along Hwy 69, then Hwy 64 onto 25 km gravel road, along banks of French River
Located In Community Dokis First Nation
Address & Map
129 Loop St
Dokis First Nation, ON P0M 2N1
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Physical Access Not Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-763-2210
Fax 705-763-2765
Primary Contact Linda Dokis, School Secretary; Email:
Alternate Contact Lois Lambert, Director of Education
Mailing Address PO Box 149 
Dokis First Nation, ON P0M 2N1

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