Nala’atsi is an alternate school based in Courtenay, British Columbia for students with Indigenous ancestry in grades 10 to 12. It is a 10 month program that provides individualized support for students whose needs have not been met in a mainstream classroom setting. The Nala’atsi program aims to give students a sense of community and belonging, a safe and compassionate learning environment, as well as access to a variety of exciting cultural activities within the community and beyond.

If you are interested in attending Nala’atsi you can pick up an admissions package at the Aboriginal Education Center (665 – 16th St, Courtenay BC) Monday-Friday between 9am and 3pm OR print & fill out the application linked below and drop it off with Sue Cambrey at the Aboriginal Education Center. Nala’atsi Application Package

Website art: “Nimpkish Sunset” by Andy Everson