Aboriginal Education in the Nicola-Similkameen Valleys

School District #58 (Nicola-Similkameen) is proud to serve students from our six local Bands, the Metis Nation and from Aboriginal communities outside of our district.  A rich cultural component is provided by, approximately 40% of our students who report Aboriginal ancestry. The Coldwater Band, Lower Nicola Band, Nooaitch Band, Shackan Band, Upper Nicola Band, Upper Similkameen Band, the Metis and School District #58 are mutually committed to the goal of personal success and the best education possible for all First Nations Students.  Improving in the area of Aboriginal Education is a focus of our present work in the Nicola-Similkameen and we are committed to listening and working collaboratively with the First Nations community to do so.

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Jun
16
Wed
MSS Graduation Celebration @ Merritt Secondary School
Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Aboriginal Graduation 2021:

All grads must RSVP with their First Nations Support Workers to reserve tables by May 21, 2021

Princeton Secondary School, the Bridge
Renee Hartwell, FNSW
rhartwell@365.sd58.bc.ca or 1-250-295-3218 Ext. 3320

Merritt Secondary School
Rod Anderson, FNSW
randerson@365.sd58.bc.ca or 1-250-378-5131

Kengard Learning Centre
Keith Jager, FNSW
kjager@365.sd58.bc.ca or 1-250-315-1208

Seating is limited to 6 guests per Grad

Jun
17
Thu
MSS Graduation Celebration @ Merritt Secondary School
Jun 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Aboriginal Graduation 2021:

All grads must RSVP with their First Nations Support Workers to reserve tables by May 21, 2021

Princeton Secondary School, the Bridge
Renee Hartwell, FNSW
rhartwell@365.sd58.bc.ca or 1-250-295-3218 Ext. 3320

Merritt Secondary School
Rod Anderson, FNSW
randerson@365.sd58.bc.ca or 1-250-378-5131

Kengard Learning Centre
Keith Jager, FNSW
kjager@365.sd58.bc.ca or 1-250-315-1208

Seating is limited to 6 guests per Grad

Jun
19
Sat
PSS & The Bridge Graduation @ Princeton Secondary School
Jun 19 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Jun
21
Mon
National Indigenous Peoples’ Day
Jun 21 all day
Jun
24
Thu
Kengard Learning Centre Graduation @ Kengard Learning Centre
Jun 24 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Jun
29
Tue
Last Day of Classes
Jun 29 all day