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Ojibway meaning…”Our Children, our Sacred Gifts” …One of the many sacred gifts “Gizhi Manidoo” the Creator has given to us to be responsible for.

Ekwaamjigenang Children’s Centre (ECC) has a license capacity of 63 childcare spaces for ages 0-6 years. The trained staff provides a culturally based positive learning environment for the children through a variety of weekly planned activities. The centre is inspected annually under the Day Nurseries Act Regulations.


Ekwaamjigenang Children’s Centre follows the principles of Emergent Curriculum. The goal of Emergent Curriculum is to enhance children’s SPICES development (Social, Physical, Intellectual, Creative, Emotional, and Spiritual growth) based on individual and group strengths/needs.

Ekwaamjigenang Children’s Centre is continually striving to provide the highest quality care to the children of this community.

Waiting List Application Form – Updated 2018

The latest posts from MCFN Ekwaamjigenang Children’s Centre

Special Statement: Karl King

October 15th, 2020|0 Comments

To the family of Karl King, Please accept our deepest condolences in the passing of Karl. Karl was a well-respected educator, co-worker and friend to many.  He played a crucial role in the revitalization of language [...]

Notice of School Closure

October 13th, 2020|0 Comments

Please be advised Lloyd S. King Elementary will be CLOSED on Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. for the day.  Synchronous classes are also cancelled for the day. We apologize for the inconvenience.