Education - Early Childhood Education - Dusk’a

 

Dusk’a – The Kwanlin Dün Head Start Family Learning Centre

47 McIntyre Drive

Phone: 867-393-3959


Dusk’a Head Start Family Learning Centre

Dusk’a Head Start Family Learning Center is a fully licensed early childhood education center for children 18 months to pre-kindergarten. Dusk’a is renowned for its programming with an emphasis on kindergarten readiness, health promotion, nutrition, language, culture, parental and community involvement. Dusk’a provides high quality holistic programming that meets the needs of each child from a family centered approach.

Some of the programs Dusk’a Offers inlcude:

  • Southern Tutchone Language Nest
  • Traditional Dancing and Drumming
  • Health and Nutrition
  • A daily lunch and snack program
  • The Little Chefs Program
  • Swimming Lessons
  • Drum Making Workshops
  • Sewing Classes
  • “Handle with Care” Parenting Programs
  • Monthly Luncheons
  • Self-Regulation Supports
  • Salmon in the Classroom
  • Fire-Side Fridays
  • Elders in the Classroom
  • Kindergarten Transitions

Dusk’a staff and children also plant and harvest a garden full of fresh vegetables.

To view the Parent Handbook for the Dusk’a Head Start Family Learning Centre click here.

To view the Enrollment Policy for the Dusk’a Head Start Family Learning Centre click here.