2013-2014 School Year

Calendar of Events 

September
Cree class begins
Raider Time class begins
-personal goal setting (September 3)
-group goal setting and personal interviews (September 4)

Mrs. Young and Mrs. E taught new students about smudging. We will be smudging every Friday of RaiderTime.

Mrs. Young and Mrs. E taught new students about smudging. We will be smudging every Friday of RaiderTime.

 

Mr. A and Mr. H were in the house today to talk to students about future plans. All students were interviewed again so all 4 staff can support students in their individual journeys.

Mr. A and Mr. H were in the house today to talk to students about future plans. All students were interviewed again so all 4 staff can support students in their individual journeys.

SUNDAY, September 15. Permission form HERE.
Attendants (9 people) 
Chaperone: Cynthia Young
Parent: Lorna
Students: Hagen, Kieran, Jacob, Amanda, Victoria, Tessa, Cheyenne

And we are off... Mentorship at its finest!

And we are off…
Mentorship at its finest!

September 21. International Day of Peace
RAIDER WEEK; Life Transitions work.

January 18th; we will take part in Hockey Day in Canada

January 18th; we will take part in Hockey Day in Canada

Volunteers for The Dream Catchers:
Tinisha, Victoria, Darien, Emily, Patrick, Leah, Kieran, Hagen, Koal, Jacob, Tessa, Brooke, Sayla, Cheyenne,
Brooke, Rebecca, Vernon

September 27-29. Culture Days in Saskatoon (mcos.ca)
#iheartculture contest

September 30. It is MRS. YOUNGS birthday!
Lets have some cake and remember, this afternoon we are off to the
Teepee Raising Event at Lakeland College.
Tea and Bannock will be served and 3 elementary schools will be joining us.
(DreamCatchers; this is your time to shine; you are the mentors! Be ready to answer questions.)
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October
Dream Catcher Conference at Grant McEwan.
(9 Mentors and Mrs. Erb/Miss Mann and Mrs. Young will take students to the annual DreamCatcher conference.)

Our itinerary...

Our example itinerary… We will be there for two days.

Goal maintenance and life transitions training continued.

The DreamCatchers with Mentor Damien Abrahams!

The DreamCatchers with Mentor Damien Abrahams!

 

A few students and Mrs. Erb with Canadian Big Brother Suzette! WOW!

A few students and Mrs. Erb with Canadian Big Brother Suzette! WOW!

 

Making drums with Elder Martha Cardinal! Good job Tess, Brock and Vernon.

Making drums with Elder Martha Cardinal! Good job Tess, Brock and Vernon.

 

Mrs. Erb with her drum!

Mrs. Erb with her drum!

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The crew with Martha Cardinal!

 

The Running Thunder dancers with our MENTOR, Adrian LaChance. Adrian has come to HRHS many times and we always enjoy his sessions in Edmonton.

The Running Thunder dancers with our MENTOR, Adrian LaChance. Adrian has come to HRHS many times and we always enjoy his sessions in Edmonton.

 

Is that Tyson Houseman? YES it is. Wow! Houseman played Quill in the Twilight Saga.

Is that Tyson Houseman? YES it is. Wow! Houseman played Quill in the Twilight Saga.

 

Us with Adrian LaChance... again. What a mentor and WHAT A PRESENTER!

Us with Adrian LaChance… again. What a mentor and WHAT A PRESENTER!

October 21: Partnership created with Lakeland College to host a Christmas Celebration with the Saskatchewan Native council on December 19. This is sure to be a first and not a last, hundreds from our community will gather together to celebrate Cree and Metis culture.

October 22: Entrepreneurship Summit.
Director of Education, Aboriginal Staff and 3 Mentors were in attendance for:

Our students with the new Mayor of Lloydminster! WOW!

Our students with the new Mayor of Lloydminster! WOW!

 

Mr. Abrosimoff with Reggie Leach!!!

Mr. Abrosimoff with Reggie Leach!!!

 

Just hanging out with NHL alum! #nobigdeal

Just hanging out with NHL alum! #nobigdeal


Also in attendance for the Partnership Summit:
Government of Alberta rep: Paul Wyminga
Chamber of Commerce: Pat Tenney
Lloydminster Mayor: Rob Saunders
Chief Darcy Bear
CEO Sask First Nations Natural Resource Centre of Excellence; Sheldon Wuttunee
Wendy Plandowski
Reggie Leach; ’76 Team Canada, Philly Flyers
Onion Lake Energy: Lisa Whitford
Bill McKnight and Okimaw Wallace Fox
Treaty Commissioner George E. Lafond
Milt Wakelfield

November
Goal maintenance and life transitions training will occur during Raider Time.
(Many students will be in job shadow/work placements at this time. First goal due!
November 17-19. Students will receive a presentation on loans/credits/banking. Val Thibault.
(Video creation)

(Saturday; Mrs. Young is making DreamCatchers at The Root; Community Emporium.)
November 18. Students will receive a presentation on loans/credits/banking. Val Thibault.
(Video creation)

A huge thank you to Val Thibault for taking so much time out of your days to help teach us how to prepare for the future.

A huge thank you to Val Thibault for taking so much time out of your days to help teach us how to prepare for the future.

 

Here we are featured on the Enriched Academy Facebook page.

Here we are featured on the Enriched Academy Facebook page.

November 21. Student certificates are in;
Jacob D. Koal S. Patrick Q. Steven K. Corbyn G. Brooke W. Jordan P. Darrion F. Austin K.
Leah B. Darian R. Sayla D. Emile S. Hagen. S. Matthew C.

(We will also Skype our mentor; Nathanial Arcand during the month of November.)

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December
Goal maintenance and life transitions training.
December 9-13 is RAIDER WEEK
December 13; (AM only) Christmas Meal (Presentation of Young Workers Readiness Certificates.)
December 19; When World’s JOIN!

The Saskatchewan Native Theatre Company, Holy Rosary Holy School and Lakeland College will be partnering for a HUGE event!

January

Events TBA
January 12-17 is RAIDER WEEK
January 13; SHDIC Preparations; cultural information prep
January 14; Safran Student Interest Inventory’s
January 18; ScotiaBank Hockey Day in Canada Aboriginal events and ceremonial tipi raising.
Goal maintenance and life transitions training.
Final Exam support.
Goal- half way point.

February
February 6th a U of S representative was in to meet directly with Grade 12 students.
February 14-28 is RAIDER WEEK
Monday February 24; Father Gorman (At HRHS Anti-Bullying Week activities)
Tuesday February 25; St. Mary’s Indian Tacos at St. Mary’s
Wednesday February 26; Mother Teresa
Friday she will be at Holy Rosary for the day!
Ashley: 9:00-9:50
Ashley: 9:55-10:45
Jessie and the Dream Catchers; (33 Students): (10:55-11:25)
LUNCH
Ashley: 1:15-2:15
Ashlee: 11:30-12:20
Ashlee: 2:20-3:20
February 24-28 ELDER is in.
Goal maintenance and life transitions training.

March
Events TBA
March 24-28 is RAIDER WEEK
March 27; Working with Grade 4’s. They will be coming to our version of a mini cultural far.
Goal maintenance and life transitions training.

April
Events TBA
April 28 to May 1 is RAIDER WEEK
April 28-May 1; Making Dream Catchers with Grade 4’s.
Goal maintenance and life transitions training.

May
Events TBA
May 12-16, 2014 6th ANNUAL ABORIGINAL AWARENESS WEEK
May 12, 2014
May 13, 2014
May 14, 2014; Aboriginal Cultural Day
May 15, 2014; Aboriginal Cultural Day
FLOATER
Elder Evelyn Kadachuk
ROTATING SESSIONS
-Group 1 9:10-9:30 (20 minute session) 1 class Father Gorman (Mike Young)
-Group 2 9:40-10:00 (20 minute session) 1 class Father Gorman (Evelyn Kadachuk)
-Group 3 10:10-10:30 (20 minute session) 1 class St. Thomas (Brent Dillion? Sid Pauls?)
-Group 4 10:40-11:00 (20 minute session) 1 class St. Mary’s (Dance and Round Dance)
-Group 5 11:10-11:30 (20 minute session)  1 class St. Josephs (?)
PINCH POTS
-Group A 9:10-11:00 Inukshuk Clay (Group/school TBD)
-Group B 9:40-10:30  Cynthia Young and Noel Kadachuk

11:30-1:00 LUNCH for presenters

May 16, 2014
Goal maintenance and life transitions training.

June
Goal maintenance and life transitions training.
June 9-13 RAIDER WEEK
Final Exam supports.
Grade 12 Dream Catcher Graduate celebration.

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