Chief Matthews School is a K/4 to Grade 5 school in Old Massett, on Haida Gwaii. Our school serves both Old Massett and neighboring Masset communities. Chief Matthews School balances high expectations academically through the BC Curriculum with our Traditional Haida teachings in daily Xaad Kil (Haida Language) instruction and other cultural and land-based learning. A strong staff of approximately 25 members, consisting of teachers, Education Assistants, Administration, and other support staff work together to create a student, family, and community-focused school to ensure student success.
Our handbook will help guide and give all the necessary information needed to prepare for child’s learning at Chief Matthew’s School. Inside you will find information about school supplies, curriculums, school rules and much more.