Ministik School Hours of Operation:

The school day begins at 8:40 am and ends at 3:00 pm. The school yard is supervised from 8:30 am until 3:10 pm.

Parents/Guardians are asked to telephone the school office and speak to Daisy or Louisa before 2:30 pm for any changes to your child’s regular bus routine.

Bus Transportation:

The school board (MFIDSAB) operates one “small bus” for off-reserve students in kindergarten to grade 2. Questions, comments, and suggestions should be directed to the school principal @ 705-658-4535. Please see the link below for the “small bus” schedule:

off reserve bus schedule 2017 2018

The Moose Cree Education Authority operates local bus services for students in kindergarten to grade 6 living “on-reserve”.  Questions, comments, and suggestions should be directed to the MCEA @ 705-658-4726. Please see the link below for the MCEA bus schedule.


Ministik School Bus Boarding Identification Tag: for parents of kindergarten to grade 1 (although everyone is welcome to use them!) to fill out and attach to your son/daughter’s backpack. Please use a string or ring to attach to the backpack. In order to make it durable and visible, we suggest that you wrap it in clear tape. Clink the link to print additional tags. Boarding Bus Tag for K-1
Thank-you for your cooperation.


Bus Cancellations:

If buses are cancelled, a post will be shared as soon as possible (usually before 7 am) on our school Facebook page:

Moose Factory Ministik School

In the event of a bus cancellation, the school will remain OPEN to staff and students.

However, Parents and Guardians are encouraged to use their parental discretion when making the decision to keep your children home or send them to school.

If you choose to send your kids to school, be sure to make transportation arrangements for your child(ren) to return home at the end of the school day (3:00 pm).

Please tell your kids how they are getting home, send a note with them, or call the school office @ 705-658-4535