Our Current Moon

CENQOLEW – THE DOG SALMON RETURN TO EARTH

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We would like to acknowledge the traditional territory of the Coast Salish People; specifically T’Sou-ke Nation on which the school is built.  We also acknowledge the other Nations that SD62 works with; Sc’ianew Beecher Bay and Pacheedhat Nuu-chah-nulth to the West.  We thank these nations for sharing this beautiful land its resources.

Hych’ka     Kleco Kleco     Gilakas’la     Marsee

 

Our Aboriginal Department provides the following

  • Qualified teachers who can help you get the credits needed for graduation.
  • An academic focus linked to classroom learning.
  • Strategies needed to be successful in the classroom.
  • Instruction using the “Aboriginal Way of Learning” and learning styles for your particular needs.
  • Help with transition for courses, programs and post secondary education.
  • Cultural resources including:  books, kits, lesson plans, history books, role model speakers that support classroom sessions, curriculum, local history and culture.
  • A newsletter that keeps you up to date on our events.
  • Curriculum orientated field trips for all members of a class.
  • Cultural events that connect our students and their families with each other.
  • A Graduation Recognition Ceremony for our students and their families.
  • Our department is here to help you by providing the academic and cultural tools for success.