About

Wonowon Elementary School

Wonowon is a rural elementary school located at mile 101 of the historic Alaska Highway, 85 km north of Fort St. John. The school has three teachers (one is part time), one of whom acts as head teacher. Wonowon Elementary receives library and administrative support from Charlie Lake Elementary School, a large semi-rural school near Fort St. John. Wonowon has a student population of 45, many of whom are of Russian-German background. The majority of students are bussed to the school from as far away as Mile 147, although some are driven or walk. The school has three classrooms for student use as well as a gym and outdoor play area, including a skating rink. There is a shared use agreement with the Wonowon Horse Club for the use of the gym, attached to the school. The large field and ice rink can be used for a variety of outdoor activities including hockey and broomball.

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