Beyond the Classroom

Get Active Program

Active After School Program participants enjoy and learn about active recreation and healthy eating.  Students from grades 5 - 8 may participate and last year they enjoyed ultimate frisbee, soccer, swimming, bowling and curling.  The program will be running for the school year 2015-16.  More details to be announced.

Cross Country Running

In the fall, near the end of September every year, students from Weledeh compete in a road race at Ecole St Joseph School.  Distances vary according to age.


In late October students grade 6 to 8 participate in the Junior Spike It competition.  In early November a grade 4/5 team of boys and girls participate in volleyball tournament between Yellowknife schools.


Weledeh School takes part in the NWT Badminton Championships that take place in February each year.


The Jr Cager competition takes place each year for grades 6 to 8.  Teams from all over the north come to Yellowknife to compete.


After spring break, teams again come from across the north to participate in Super Soccer.  The Super Soccer takes place for Junior, grades 6 to 8 and then for Senior the following weekend, grades 9 to 12.

Track and Field

The Yellowknife Championships for Track and Field take place in Yellowknife each year on a Saturday near the end of May.  The following week, interested kids can travel with the Weledeh Wolves to the NWT Championships in Hay River, NWT.