School News

AATs and Diploma Exams

Please click links below for information about AATs and Diploma Exams AAT Quick Facts for Parents Diploma Exams Qu...

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Student Council 2017

Congratulations to Hunaifa Malik and Robert Paddock who were recently elected Sir John’s Student Council President and...

Former Falcon

We love hearing how our former students are doing! Read below for an article that recently appeared in the Canadian Scho...

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Volleyball Star of the Month Sept 2017

Jennifer Lalonde Jennifer has had a great start to the semester in the SJF Volleyball Academy. She has taken the lead i...

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Sport School Star of the Month Sept 2017

Wren Acorn Wren has had an outstanding start to the Falcon Sport School Semester. She is very focused in all her workou...

Stay connected!

See below for a list of ways you can stay up-to-date on what’s happening at Sir John: School Website The Sir John we...

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Hay River Elks Outdoor Soccer

This year we didn’t bring home any banners but the playing quality was outstanding. We had our girls and boys AA tea...

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YK1 Staff Spotlight

Janice Daly Janice has been a member of YK1 since the fall of 1989. She has worked at JH Sissons, NJ MacPherson, Range...

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Sir John Franklin High School Drama Department proudly presents...

November 8 - 11, 7pm with a Saturday 2pm matinee at NACC This is the junior version and lasts approximately 65 minutes...

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YOUth Matters by Mary Chocolate

This summer I attended a week-long youth conference in Inuvik called YOUth Matters. During the week we participated in d...

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YK1 Student Spotlight of the Week

Trishawna Neyelle Trishawna is a polite and good-natured student who never hesitates to lend a helping hand. She is als...

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Music News October 2017

Plans for our trip to Vancouver are underway! Band and Choir members have the option of travelling to Vancouver over the...

Sir John European Trip (SJET) News

Fundraising for the next European trip is underway! Below is a list of the ways you can help SJET: • Purdy’s Choco...

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Northern Studies Student Visits Ottawa

Last fall, Diana Rockwell participated in the mandatory class at Sir John called Northern Studies. As an end project to...

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Leadership and Team Building

Students in the High School Preparation Class attended a Leadership and Team Building Retreat Day on Thursday, September...

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Letter from YK1 September 29, 2017

Click here to view a letter that was sent by our school district today. Please contact Metro Huculak at (867) 766-5050...

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Open House dates for all schools

All YK1 schools are excited to host their Fall Open Houses for all of the public. Range Lake North School:  Se...

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Regular Board Meeting - 12-Sep-17

The Regular Board Meeting of the YK1 Board of Trustees is coming up. Date:  Tuesday, September 12, 2017...

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French for Parents Workshops

Attention CPF NWT Members!   Have you been wanting to learn French?  Maybe to keep up with your child(ren) as th...

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Pancake Breakfast

Join us for a FREE Pancake Breakfast Saturday! Date:  Saturday, August 26, 2017 Time:  10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m....

Foreign Exchange Students

Sir John will once again be hosting two foreign exchange students with AFS Canada. 

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2017 NWT Archery Championships

Seven students, (Lois Anderson, Cassandra Adamache, Urbah Syed, Raya Laframboise, Zach Mohamud, Jamal Begg and Da...

Beauty and the Beast

In the fall, Sir John's drama department will be presenting 'Beauty and the Beast' Click here for more details.

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Al McDonald makes it into the NWT Education Hall of Fame!

Al McDonald is inducted into the Hall of Fame Congratulations to long-time YK1 educator Al McDonald for his recent indu...

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Awards 2017

Congratulations to all the Sir John students who received awards during our Awards Assembly and Evening of Excellence! W...

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Sport School Star of the Month

Jason Nguyen Jason has had a great semester in the Falcon Sport School.  Following up an earlier Sport School Athlete...

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Congratulations to Sky Lennie!

Congratulations to Sky Lennie who will be travelling to England over the summer for a six-week long program with the c...

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Diana Rockwell on stage at NACC

This past spring, Diana participated in Ptarmigan Ptheatrics’ production of The Sound of Music. She played the role of...

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YK1 Student Spotlight of the Week

Kea Furniss Kea is only in grade 9 and she already shows qualities of an independent learner! She has a clear aptitude...

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YKDFN Career Fair

YKDFN Career Fair On Wednesday, May 24th, the High School Preparation 9 students attended the 9th Annual YKDFN Career F...

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Music News

YK1 celebrated with music on May 25 with the Music Showcase concert held at the Northern Arts and Cultural Centre. Our s...

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2nd Annual Athletics Hall of Fame

Congratulations to Sir John alumni Kerry Galusha, Laurene Head and Bill Burlington who were inducted into the Sir John H...

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National Student Commonwealth Forum

National Student Commonwealth Forum Congratulations to Jasmine Li and Urbah Syed who were chosen to participate in a...

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Territorial French Speech Competition

Le 4 mai dernier, 53 étudiants venus de toutes les régions du nord, participaient au Concours d'Art oratoire organisé...

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Regular Board Meeting: 13-Jun-17

The Regular Board meeting is coming up. Date:  Tuesday, June 13, 2017 Time:  7:00 p.m. Locati...