Shoal Lake 40 New K-8 School

To construct a new 1,704 sq. m K-8 school building with classrooms, library, cafeteria, multi-purpose rooms, a large gymnasium, staff offices, meeting rooms and support spaces. The school grounds will also include a soccer field, basketball court, playgrounds, outdoor cooking area and outdoor educational areas, as well as support infrastructure such as garbage collection, snow storage areas, parking lot and a septic tank and field. The school site covers an area of approximately 3.5 ha.

Latest update

May 29, 2020 – Indigenous Services Canada issued its notice of determination and determined that the project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects. .


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
2 Notice of determination for the proposed Shoal Lake 40 New K-8 School - May 29, 2020
1 Public Comment Period on Intent to Make a Determination - April 23, 2020


Michael King
Indigenous Services Canada
Michael King, Environment Officer
100 Anemki Drive
Fort William First Nation, Ontario P7J 1A5
Telephone: 807-355-2454

  • Location

    • Shoal Lake 40 (Ontario)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Building and Property Development
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Shoal Lake 40 First Nation
  • Authorities

    • Indigenous Services Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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