The Canim Lake First Nations community honoured Eliza Archie through the establishment of the Eliza Archie Memorial School in 1986. Eliza Archie devoted a lifetime of dedication and energy towards the advancement of her people and community. Her deeply rooted identity epitomizes Secwepemc culture, traditions, and beliefs that to this day survive.

To this day, the Eliza Archie Memorial School continues to serve the Canim Lake and surrounding communities by providing quality education and support services that meet and exceed today’s educational standards, within the context of promoting and preserving Secwepemc identity.

Admission Policy

Children aged 4 to 14 years are eligible for enrolment in the K-7 program, on or before December 31st, regardless of their race, colour, ancestry, place of origin, religion, or gender.


Michelle Archie
Education Administrator
Phone: (250) 397-2225
Fax: (250) 397- 2334