Tasiujaq - Ajagutak School

Principal: Nathalie Ross
Centre Director: Jessie Munick

P.O. Box 27
Tasiujaq, Qc
Canada, J0M 1T0
Phone: (819)633-5152
Fax: (819)633-5020

Commissioner: Pasha Berthe
Education Committee President: Tommy Annanack


Primary and Secondary School with 111 Students

•    22 students in kindergarten and primary cycle 1 in Inuktitut

•    47 students in the French sector, second language:

o    23 students in primary cycles 2 and 3
o    24 students in secondary

•    42 students in the English sector, second language:

o    11 students in primary cycles 2 and 3
o    31 students in secondary

Teachers and Professionals

•    4 teachers, Inuit sector, in kindergarten and cycle 1
•    2 teachers, French primary sector
•    2 teachers, French secondary sector
•    1 teacher, English primary
•    2 teachers, English secondary sector
•    specialists: Inuktitut, culture boys (including the traditional igloo construction), culture girls, physical education, religion, special education

Special Features and School Projects

•    Ajagutak means rainbow
•    The gym now has a climbing wall
•    Since the year 2000, the students of Tasiujaq have participated in the Inuit games, and they have performed well. The students of Tasiujaq are excellent athletes, who often win medals and trophies, especially during hockey tournaments.
•    IPL group work on different project such as craft repairing, Pro-Shop, environmental projects, skidoo maintenance, etc…


About Tasiujaq

•    Services: nursing station, arena, day care, independent Co-op store, post office

•    General Information and History (Nunavik Tourism Association)

•    Weather Forecast (Environment Canada)

School photo: Gary Koiter    

October 2008