Biigtigong Nishnaabeg Endzhi-gkinoohmaading wants to ensure that each individual student is provided with a quality holistic education program that will provide the basis and encouragement for each student to achieve their fullest potential.

Biigtigong Nishnaabeg’s Education Department is composed of the following:

  • Children and Family Learning Center- serving children and families from birth to school age with a variety of supports and serves ranging from daily child care to parent workshops.
  • Elementary School – serving children from Kindergarten to Grade 8 by delivering a provincial and locally developed community curriculum.
  • Private High School- serving any students post elementary school with independent learning credits and PLAR credit.
  • Secondary School Support Program – serving students residing in the community who are attending high school in Marathon on a full/part time basis.
  • Post-Secondary Support Program – serving members (both on and off reserve) requiring post-secondary assistance.

Staff Listing

Education Director
Lisa Michano-Courchene

Rhonda Lyons

Private Highschool
Amy Michano

Shauna Bell
Corinne Skorchinski
Marie Desmoulin

Education Assistants
Geri Michano
Morris Desmoulin
Doug Vollett
Kelly Michano
Melanie Monkman

Secondary Support
Vivian Michano

Post Secondary Support
Glenda Michano-Nabigon

Children & Family Learning

Stephanie Michano- Drover

Debbie Crosson
Lorrinda Starr
Cheri Desmoulin
Candace Goodchild
Esther Michano
Tiffany Godin

Krystle Cote

Language Teacher

EA Assistants
Tristan Henderson