News Archive

Newly Elected School Commissioners

From Kathleen J. Wootton, Chairperson, and Abraham Jolly, Director General, and all of us at the Cree School Board we extend our congratulations and welcome to our newly elected School Commissioners for the next three years, from 2017 to 2020.

  • Nian Moses – Eastmain
  • Emily G. Mianscum – Waswanipi (Re-Elected)
  • Errol Mianscum – Mistissini

We thank the out-going School Commissioners for their service and greatly appreciate the efforts these members have offered the Cree Nation.

2016-2021 Strategic Action Plan

Now in Cree and French

Last December, we launched the Cree School Board 2016-2021 Strategic Action Plan and posted it online to our website where it is easily accessible for all. The plan outlines the four strategic themes we will work on for the next five years with a focus on student success.

We are pleased to make it more widely available to all of our readers by providing Cree and French language translations.

You can view the plan in pdf Cree [PDF format here] (6.85 MB)
or pdf French [PDF format here] (8.08 MB) .

Congratulations Graduates!


Cree School Board is proud to announce 10 new youth sector graduates from the January and April exam retakes

Many of our students are only 1 exam or 1 credit shy of receiving their secondary school diplomas. Students succeed with support from their teachers and parents, but the bulk of their success comes from their own hard work and determination

Career Fair / Recruitment 2017

CSB Recrut Event 2017 03 thIn keeping with our commitment to a well-educated and successful Cree Nation through inspired teaching and valued learning, we organized a Career Fair on March 23-24, 2017 at the Delta Hotel in Montreal.

Regional General Assembly Highlights


The Cree School Board Regional Assembly held in Mistissini on November 8-9, 2016, was a great success. As a follow-up to this important meeting, we are pleased to share some key highlights.

For more information about the event, to watch the summary videos or to download the PDFs of the presentations, click here.

Release of the Cree School Board 2015-2016 Annual Report

Annual Report 2015 2016 screeshot th Annual Report 2015 2016 pdf thThe 2015-2016 Cree School Board Annual Report can now be enjoyed in an optimized easy-to-read format here. The full PDF version is also available for download and a link can be found in the same section. It is partially available in Cree, English, and French as usual.

The report is a record of our commitment to support student achievement in the youth, adult, and post-secondary sectors. It includes a summary of our main activities, student data, and financial highlights.

We would like to extend our heartfelt thanks to each and every one of our partners in Cree education, for helping us to take another step in this journey towards building students who thrive and become successful contributors to Eeyou Istchee and beyond.

Kathleen J. Wootton, Chairperson
Abraham Jolly, Director General