Ben Jewiss

Benjamin Jewiss is the principal with teaching responsibilities at St. Brigid Catholic School in Nakina. He is responsible for junior and intermediate literacy, as Indigenous Language and Culture and religion and faith formation as well as administrative duties.

Favourite Quote

"We choose to go to the moon. We choose to go to the moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard..." -- J. F. Kennedy

Education/Training:
Bachelor of Arts (Hon.)
Bachelor of Education
OCT Specialist in Environmental Education and Religious Education
AQs in writing, special education, primary education, primary/junior mathematics
PQP I

Favourite Sports/Activities:
Baseball, fly fishing, ice climbing, canoeing, rocketry

Favourite Book/s:
"Perfectly Yourself: Discovering God's Dream For You" by Matthew Kelly
"A Smile as Big as the Moon: A Special Education Teacher, His Class, and Their Inspiring Journey Through U.S. Space Camp" by Mike Kersjes
"Awakening Your STEM School: Assuring a Job-Ready Workforce" by Aaron L. Smith

Connect with Us

St. Brigid Catholic School's Facebook Page
Catholic Education Centre's YouTube Channel