Secondary School

Seven Generations Education Institute provides students in the Treaty Three territory with self-paced secondary programming as an alternative to the public school system. Secondary School students graduate with their Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD). SGEI facilitates guided in-class learning in 12 locations throughout Treaty Three. See below for a complete list of our Secondary School locations. 

 Who Can Participate?

High school aged individuals living on-reserve are eligible to pursue their Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) with Seven Generations Education Institute.

Are you an adult (18 years or older) that has been out of high school for at least two years, living in Kenora, Dryden, Red Lake, Sioux Lookout, Ignace or Pickle Lake? You may be eligible for our Adult Education Program.


 Secondary School Locations

Seven Generations Education Institute facilitates secondary school programming in 13 locations throughout Treaty Three:

  • Couchiching First Nation
  • Eagle Lake First Nation
  • Lac Seul First Nation
  • Mitaanjigamiing First Nation
  • Naicatchewenin First Nation
  • Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation
  • Ochiichagwebabigoinging First Nation
  • Rainy River First Nations
  • Seine River First Nation
  • Wabigoon First Nation
  • Washagamis Bay First Nation
  • Wauzhushk Onigum First Nation


Diploma Requirements

In order to graduate with your Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), Secondary Students must complete a minimum of 30 credits including 18 compulsory credits.

For a complete credit breakdown, please click here.

If you have completed secondary school courses prior to coming to Seven Generations Education Institute, you may be eligible for transfer credits. 

Mature students with the minimum eligibility requirements may pursue the Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR) evaluation in order to apply knowledge and skills gained outside of secondary school to their Ontario Secondary School Diploma. 


Course Offerings

For a complete course guide, please click here.


Secondary School Student Handbook

For the complete Seven Generations Education Institute Secondary School student handbook, click here.


Contact Us

To discuss your secondary school options, contact

Sean Taggart
Secondary School Principal
807 274 2796 ext. 1320

Brendan Smyth
Secondary School Vice Principal
807 938 1289