First Nation Students Start School Year in New Schools
Last updated 11/14/2016 at 4:24pm
SIKSIKA NATION, AB, Sept. 7, 2016 /CNW This year, as many as 1,970 students will be starting a new school year in one of the six new schools in First Nations communities. These new schools will provide First Nation students with improved learning environments which will lead to stronger communities and hope for a brighter future.
Today, the Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, Carolyn Bennett, was in Siksika Nation to congratulate the community on the completion of its new school.
The Minister had the opportunity to visit the Chief Crowfoot School which provides a new and...