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

School Planning and COVID-19

See our latest update about the Distribution of Rapid Tests (January 19, 2022).  Find more resources on our COVID news page.

First Nations School Careers

Visit the Career page to learn more about First Nations schools careers and link to more employment opportunities on Make a Future.

Technology Training for Administrative Assistants

FNESC and FNSA invite interested school administrative assistants and school secretaries to register for workshops in the Technology Training for Administrative Assistants series, via Zoom.    A wide range of sessions are offered, from basic use of Windows, Word and Excel, to how to do mail merges, create newsletters/handbooks, and create Contact lists.  There is also an Ask-an-Expert session with the series workshop presenter, Mark Campbell of Learngistics.


See the latest additions and updates to the Talking about Special Education Series:  Speech and Language Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Assistive Technology, and Positive Behaviour Interventions.

HR Support

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

New resource videos are available!

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 updated and expanded Talking About Special Education Series is available.

Quick Links

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