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School elections

School council and School board elections are conducted in accordance with the Education Act.

On Monday, October 5, 2020, there were school council elections at the following schools: Del Van Gorder, Faro ; J.V. Clarck, Mayo and in Whitehorse : Christ the King Elementary, Holy Family Elementary and Selkirk Elementary.

The Chief Electoral Officer Maxwell Harvey worked in close collaboration with the Government of Yukon to ensure the appropriate COVID-19 measures and precautions were in place to protect public health during the election period. 

For results click here.

 

School Council By-Elections Results (October 2018)

There were five school council by-elections held in October 2018.

For results click here

School Council General Elections Attendance Area

A general election is held every two years to elect members to each school council that represents the territory’s 26 attendance areas, which are available below. The number of members of each school council appears here.

The School Council General Elections, originally scheduled for May 4, 2020, waspostponed to protect the safety of electors, candidates and election officials. The Minister of Education, the Honorable Tracy-Anne McPhee, approved the revised date for the general election for members of school councils in the 26 attendance areas to be Monday, October 5, 2020. 

Attendance Area Maps

Attendance area maps for schools in the communities and for Whitehorse are below. 

 

FileSize
PDF icon Chief Zzeh Gittlit school (Old Crow)

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130.13 KB
PDF icon Christ_the_King_elementary.pdf

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1.66 MB
PDF icon Del Van Gorder school (Faro)

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97.83 KB
PDF icon Elijah_Smith.pdf

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8.66 MB
PDF icon Eliza Van Bibber school (Pelly Crossing)

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112.45 KB
PDF icon FH_Collins.pdf

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5.24 MB
PDF icon Ghuch Tla Community (Carcross)

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PDF icon Golden_Horn_elementary.pdf

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1.5 MB
PDF icon Grey_Mountain_primary.pdf

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3.51 MB
PDF icon Hidden_Valley_elementary.pdf

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5.65 MB
PDF icon Holy_Family.pdf

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1.48 MB
PDF icon Jack_Hulland_elementary.pdf

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22.81 MB
PDF icon J.V. Clark school (Mayo)

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127.57 KB
PDF icon Khatinas.axh Community school (Teslin)

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124.83 KB
PDF icon Kluane Lake school (Destruction Bay)

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102.96 KB
PDF icon Nelnah Bessie John school (Beaver Creek)

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114.26 KB
PDF icon Porter_Creek_secondary.pdf

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5.62 MB
PDF icon Robert Service school (Dawson City)

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131.68 KB
PDF icon Ross River school (Ross River)

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116.32 KB
PDF icon Selkirk_elementary.pdf

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17.61 MB
PDF icon St. Elias (Haines Junction)

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119.02 KB
PDF icon Takhini_elementary.pdf

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5.9 MB
PDF icon Tantalus (Carmacks)

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PDF icon Vanier_catholic_secondary.pdf

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9.75 MB
PDF icon Watson Lake School

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119.51 KB
PDF icon Whitehorse_elementary.pdf

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18.59 MB

For more information on school councils, contact:

Department of Education

Box 2703

Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2C6

(867) 667-8226

www.education.gov.yk.ca

Association of Yukon School Councils, Boards and Committees

Box 30071

Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 5M2

(867) 336-2698

exec.director@ayscbc.org

www.ayscbc.org

 

For more information about schools established on the basis of religion contact:

Catholic Education Association of Yukon 

ceayukon@gmail.com

 

For the brochure "Understanding Whitehorse Catholic School Councils", click here

Catholic Episcopal Corporation of Whitehorse

executiveassistant@whitehorsediocese.ca

867-667-2052

 

School Board Trustees General Election

Five School board trustees are elected to the Yukon Francophone School Board every three years 

 

School Board Trustees Elections Summary (November 2019)

Five School Board Trustees were elected from six nominated candidates. Results from the 2019 School Board Election and other general elections are available here.

 

For more information on school boards, contact:

Yukon Francophone School Board

478 Range Road, suite 3

Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 3A2

867-667-8680

www.csfy.ca