School News

YK1 Music Showcase

Celebrate spring by attending YK1's Music Showcase this Thursday (May 25) at 6 p.m at NACC. Tickets are 5$ and are avai...

YK1 Board Bulletin - May 15, 2017

The YK1 Board of Trustees invites you to view their most recent newsletter.     

Scholarship Opportunities

To apply for any of the following scholarships please pick up a form from the Sir John office. Deadline for submissio...

May 9 Regular Board Meeting

The public is invited to attend our Regular Board Meeting on Tuesday, May 9 at 7 p.m. at the District Office. Click f...

Photojournalism

 The following photos were taken by SJF student Anika von Allmen, Grade 12 as part of an assignment in her Photojournal...

Painting to Music

Ms.Tonge's Senior Art class had a really fun time on Monday, April 24th exploring 'synaesthetic' art by painting music....

Giving Back to the community

Congratulations to our Falcons that competed in the Gumboot Rally this past weekend. It was the 25th anniversary of this...

Ice Carving

On a cold, windy day in March, Sir John art students bravely carved images out of ice and it was well worth it! Congratu...

Music news

The school band, SJF Unplugged, competed in the Yellowknife Music Festival and received a GOLD standing! The adjudicator...

Sport School Star of the Month

Logan Doyle April was a good month of training for Logan in the Falcon Sport School. His form and technique continues t...

Warning Signs

As part of the grade nine curriculum, students are taught the importance of healthy dating relationships. In Mrs. Ferrei...

Scuba Trip 2017 Cozumel, Mexico

On April 15, 2017, the SJF Scuba Club departed for Cozumel, Mexico where each member experienced the trip of a lifetime!...

Scuba Trip 2017 Cozumel, Mexico

When I first joined the SJF Scuba Club, I expected that the experience was going to be enjoyable, but it turned out to b...

Long Service Awards

Congratulations to the following SJF staff for their long service with Yellowknife Education District No. 1. Staff membe...

Long Service Awards

Congratulations to the following SJF staff for their long service with Yellowknife Education District No. 1. Staff membe...

100th anniversary of the battle of Vimy Ridge

I’m an Encounters with Canada alumni which gave me the opportunity to be selected to participate along with 25 other y...

Grad News

Grad 2017 News  PARENT MEETING is taking place May 31st at 7pm at the school. Details regarding grad will be discuss...

Press Release - New Assistant Principal for École Sir John Franklin High School...

YK1 is pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Curran as Assistant Principal for École Sir John Franklin High Scho...

Board Bulletin - April 19, 2017

Please take a moment to view our most recent Board Bulletin.   

Igloo Building

Mrs. Hurley's Humanities 9 and Mrs. Roach's K & E 9 classes were lucky enough to participate in an igloo building worksh...

Sir John DEFINITELY has Talent

On March 8th, audiences were entertained by the wonderful, talented falcons that participated in this year’s talent sh...

March Sport School Star of the Month

Jason Nguyen Jason has been doing very well in the Falcon Sport School this semester. His focus during lifting sessions...

Basketball Intramurals

The teacher basketball team had an incredible run during the Sir John Intramural league. Over-the-hill strength, basketb...

Lunch with a Bunch

On Friday March 10th a group of Skills Canada competition students, Tafadzwa Sakarombe, Grace Nakimayak and Max Goering,...

Mental Health Walk

On March 16th, the Sir John MAGMA group marched from the school to City Hall in awareness of Mental Health. Led by Ms....

Band/Choir News

Eleven music students went to Edmonton and Calgary just before March break with Ms. Shantora and Mrs. Trimble as chapero...

Germany Trip

March 2017 provided many opportunities to the students of SJF. One of these was the trip taken by thirty-eight students...

Cager 2017

March Madness got started with the Senior Cager Basketball tournament in Yellowknife from March 2-5th. The Falcons compe...

Hatha Yoga en francais

École Sir John Franklin Cours CTS  1 crédit Lorsque la vie s'accélère, nous nous sentons souvent bousculés par l...

Letter from the Superintendent - Finalized School Calendars for 2017/2018

Please click here to view the Letter from the Superintendent regarding the finalized school calendars for 2017/2018. I...

Regular Board Meeting: 14-Mar-17

The regular meeting of the YK1 Board of Trustees is taking place: Date: Tuesday, March 14, 2017 Time:  7:00 p.m....

2017-18 Falcon Sport School Application Process

STUDENT ATHLETE ONLINE APPLICATION FORM COACH REFERENCE ONLINE FORM TSO/NSO REFERENCE FORM FALCON SPORT SCHOOL...

Degrees of Success

Northern News Services is excited to announce the release of our annual special feature: Degrees of Success which was pu...

Talent Show

Sir John's Got Talent! Don’t believe it? Come find out for yourself! Singing! Dancing! Magic! Wednesday, March 8,...

Grade 8's visit SJF

On February 21 & 22, Grade 8 students from Mildred Hall, Range Lake and William MacDonald visited Sir John. These visits...