Mission: The First Nations Schools Association will collaborate with First Nation schools to create nurturing environments that develop learners’ pride and competence in their First Nations language and heritage and will equip them to realize their full potential, within self-governing First Nations communities.


Latest News

Language Events

First Nations Languages Conference, October 7-8, 2019. Notice of Postponement.

First Nations Language and Culture Regional Workshops, September – October, 2019

PLC Refresher Course

If you are new to PLCs or if you are a seasoned veteran, this exciting pro-d opportunity with presenter Michael Maffoni could be for you!

HR Support

First Nations School Principals and Education Directors, you are welcome to contact our HR Coach for support.

Employment Opportunities 

See the latest employment opportunities with FNESC.

In the News


Adams Lake celebrates the grand reopening of the Chief Atahm School Aug. 8, 2019
Native Education College rekindles Indigenous adults’ interest in schooling and self-improvement Jul. 31, 2019
Vancouver Island First Nations Youth Ambassadors deliver message to the United Nations Feb. 17, 2019


Featured Resources


See BCTEA Resources, including eBulletins and the Funding Estimator Tool…

Find Contacts in the FNSA School Directory

Explore exciting career opportunities in BC First Nations Schools…

The First Nations Parents Club holds annual events, publishes a newsletter and calendar, and has an annual grant for clubs affiliated with First Nations communities.

The nine-volume Talking About Special Education Series (2018) is now available.

See the Principals Calendar

Quick Links

See the First Nations School Language and Culture initiatives, including the new program portal…

The FNSA has developed several resources specifically for BC First Nations schools, and you can find them in our Publications Catalogue…

First Nations Schools! The Technology Support Line is available to answer your technology questions 1-855-260-8539…


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