Moving to Yellowknife

Schools of Yellowknife

Yellowknife has many schooling options throughout the city. The school districts will provide you with information on what each has to offer, whether language or culture. Additionally, we have attached a link to a map of each school in the city. This should allow you to understand where each school is in relation to your home.

School Districts

Yellowknife Education District No. 1

5402 50 Ave, Yellowknife, NT
(867) 766-5050

Yellowknife Catholic Schools

5124 49 St, Yellowknife, NT
(867) 766-7400

Yellowknife Montessori

5212 52nd St, Yellowknife, NT
(867) 669-7987
CASA Program | 3-5
NJ MacPherson Montessori Program | K-Grade 5

Commission scolaire francophone des Territoires du Nord-Ouest

4920 51 St, Yellowknife, NT
(867) 873-6555


Aurora College | Map


NJ MacPherson | JK-5 | Map
Montessori Program at NJ Macpherson | K-5 | FREE

JH Sissons | JK-5 French Immersion | Map

Range Lake North | JK-5 | Map

Mildred Hall | JK-8 | Map

École St. Joseph School | Junior Kindergarten – Grade 7 | English/French Immersion | Map

Weledeh Catholic School |Junior Kindergarten – Grade 7 | Map

William MacDonald | 6-8 English/French Immersion | Map

École Allain St-Cyr | K-12 French | Map

K’àlemì Dene School | K-12 | Map

École St. Patrick High School | Grades 8 – 12 | French/English | Map

Sir John Franklin High School | 9-12 English/French Immersion | Map


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About the author

Kyle Thomas

Kyle grew up in Yellowknife and is a local entrepreneur, writer, baker, and Yellowknife Advocate who is addicted to learning as much as he can about the community and sharing it with anyone who'll listen. In 2009 he developed A website all about living, working and thriving in Yellowknife for residents, newcomers, and visitors.

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