The Mission of the Sahtu Divisional Education Council is:To provide excellent, culturally relevant, educational opportunities for students, who will experience success in a caring school environment and become life long learners.

The Sahtu DEC was established on April 1, 1989, to provide K to 12 education to all students within the Sahtu Region.  An interim board was established in December 1988 until the Board was established.

Our Schools

  • Chief Albert Wright
  • Chief T'Selehye School
  • Colville Lake School
  • Ehtseo Ayha School
  • Mackenzie Mountain School

School News

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Feb 15: Flag Day!

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