Welcome to wâhkôhtowin School. We are a vibrant school that is home to families of many cultures, ethnicities, and backgrounds, including First Nations, Métis and new immigrants to Canada. We are a Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 8 school, and host Saskatoon Public Schools' only Cree Language and Culture Program. Free busing from anywhere in the city is included with this program.
wâhkôhtowin is fortunate to have resource teachers on staff to support student learning. Programming for English as an Additional Language (EAL) students is also available. Our school houses an alternate educational program for students with special learning needs. We also have in our building, a parent cooperative childcare facility. As they grow older, children from the daycare can easily transition to our school setting.
Our school supports learning for all members of our school family and we are committed to creating a welcoming environment. wâhkôhtowin offers numerous learning opportunities and activities, some of which include an award winning literacy program, hands-on math initiatives, extensive arts education programming, an emphasis on research skills, and outdoor learning programs.
Our School Community Council (SCC) actively provides input into the education of our students. We invite parents to become members of the SCC and help contribute to the life and vitality of the school. We are a Nutrition Positive School/Nut Aware and promote healthy lifestyle choices.
We provide an emergency breakfast and lunch program for families who are struggling with food security and provide a healthy universal snack to aid in student learning.
Our staff, students and community adhere to the motto: Keys to Success Through Respect, Responsibility and Positive Relationships. We strive to create a safe, warm environment where all students and families feel welcome and valued. At wâhkôhtowin, we celebrate life long learning and invite you to join us!!