Annual SD#58 Student Powwow

Each year the First Nations Education department hosts an annual school district wide Student Powwow. This is done to share a small dose of our beautiful Aboriginal cultural experience. The powwow is hosted in rotation by each of the respective schools in the district, this year's host will be Collettville Elementary.

The making of the FNSW Traditional “Staff”

A collective decision was made to make a SD FNSW traditional "Staff" Hank Yamelst was chosen for the job. Greta Brown tracked each step of Hank's work. Below is a download of each step.

School District Pow Wow Traditional Staff 2013 & 2014

Harvesting Sage & Bitter Root

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gently digging bitter root

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Bitter root plant

ECOmmunity Place Locatee Lands

Around the Fire

Okanagan Song

Western Screech-Owl