Education and Training

Ignace Nursery School

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Operated by the Ignace Nursery School Parent Cooperative, the Ignace Nursery School provides pre-school programs that teach self-discipline, the promotion of self-esteem, and a positive self-image. 

EarlyON Child and Family Centre

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  • Address:
    312 Pine Street, Ignace, ON P0T 1T0
  • Phone:
    807-934-6696
  • Fax:
    807-934-6124
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EarlyON Child and Family Centre offers a wide range of drop-in facilities with learning resouces for parents, preschool children and families as well as a forum for social interaction among young people.

Summer Hours

DayHours
Monday & Wednesday6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday & Thursday10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday10:00 am - 3:00 pm
SaturdayCLOSED

Regular Hours of Operation

DayHours
Monday & Wednesday6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday & Thursday1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Friday9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Ignace Elementary & Secondary Public School

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  • Address:
    194 Davey Lake Road, PO Box 418 Ignace, ON P0T 1T0
  • Phone:
    807-934-2212
  • Fax:
    807-934-6475

Ignace Elementary and Secondary Public School takes a unique approach to small-town schooling: students from Junior Kindergarten to Grade 12 share the facilities which include twenty-six classrooms, two large gymnasiums, a fitness centre, two science labs, two libraries, two video conference sites and an Adult Education Department.

École Immaculée-Conception

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In a warm and safe atmosphere, Immaculate Conception School aims for academic excellence, the promotion of a cultural identity and the enhancement of the Catholic faith. They offer a wide range of French language education programs for children from kindergarten to Grade 8

École Immaculée-Conception is a French as a first language school with classes from kindergarten to Grade 8. In a safe and caring environment, the school strives for academic excellence while promoting the French language, culture, faith and heritage. Students also learn English and are fully prepared to pursue high school in either English or French.

Contact North | elearnnetwork.ca

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  • Address:
    312 Pine Street, Annex, P.O. Box 568, Ignace ON P0T 1T0
  • Phone:
    807-934-6494

Over 4 million Ontarians in 600 small, remote, rural, Indigenous and Francophone communities across the province can participate in online and distance programs and courses from Ontario’s 24 public colleges, 22 public universities, 9 Aboriginal institutes, 76 district school boards, 200 literacy and basic skills training providers, and 50 skills development training providers without having to leave their community by accessing the services available from Contact North | Contact Nord.

Staff at 116 local online learning centres across the province provides students and prospective students with information on online and distance programs and courses from Ontario’s public colleges, universities, Aboriginal institutes, district school boards, literacy and basic skills training providers, skills development training providers, and assistance with registering in the program or course. Students can also participate in their classes by using the web conferencing, videoconferencing and audioconferencing platforms available at each centre. Full technical support and assistance are available from the local staff in each centre.

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Confederation College

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Confederation College is a public post-secondary institution, founded in 1967 and located in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada. With highly trained, approachable instructors and a dynamic learning environment, Confederation College offers straightforward, practical, hands-on education. This applied approach to learning explains why employers repeatedly report a very high level of satisfaction with Confederation College graduates.

The Dryden Campus offers a wide variety of programs to meet the education and training needs of the Dryden area. Our programs range from full-time postsecondary diploma programs, full-time and part-time certificate programs, continuing education courses, general interest courses and other education training opportunities.

Patricia Area Community Endeavours (PACE)

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  • Address:
    66 Keith Avenue, Unit 2, PO Box 668, Dryden ON P8N 2Z3
  • Phone:
    807-221-3293
  • Fax:
    807-221-3294

PACE provides financial assistance in the form of loans for business development and guidance in the form of business plans and feasibility studies. It also offers funding (up to $5,000) for community groups through the Local Initiatives Contribution Fund.

Toll Free: 800-465-5307

Crossroads Employment and Training Resource Centre

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  • Address:
    312 Pine Street, Ignace, ON P0T 1T0
  • Phone:
    807-934-6874
  • Fax:
    807-934-6563

Crossroad Employment Services delivers Employment Ontario "Full Suite Employment Services" as of August 1, 2010. The results of the Full Suite delivery for customers will be that they will get effective, relevant skill training, employment and career planning services, where and when they need them. Customers (Individuals/Employers) are able to access job search, placement and incentives, job retention instruction, information and referral services and service planning and co-ordination from a single point of service.

Lakehead University

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  • THUNDER BAY
  • Address:
    955 Oliver Rd, Thunder Bay, ON, P7B 5E1
  • Phone:
    807-343-8110
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  • Additional Info:
    ORILLIA
    Address:
    500 University Avenue Orillia, ON, L3V 0B9
    Phone:
    705-330- 4008
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Dynamic, modern, and highly learner-centred, Lakehead University acknowledges all of its students as valued leaders of tomorrow, whose education and success are most paramount to the institution. Whether you want to expand your professional skills, complete a certificate or degree, or take a single course, Lakehead has a wide variety of online & on-campus options.  Both campuses in Thunder Bay and Orillia promise the total university experience: a blend of academic excellence and opportunity with a rich variety of social and recreational activities.  The university offers flexible, year-round continuing education and distributed learning programming. Additionally it promises excellence in research and is the proud host of nine Canada Research Chairs along with revolutionary facilities such as a world-renowned Paleo-DNA Laboratory and Biorefining Research Institute.