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Treaties Recognition Week - LDSS

SCHOOL NEWS RELEASE           

Leamington District Secondary School

80 Oak St. W., Leamington

519-326-6191

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

November 4, 2021

Principal Tony Omar

LDSS Students Welcome Caldwell First Nation

- Treaties Recognition Week  –

Members of the Caldwell First Nation will be at Leamington District Secondary School on Friday, November 5th to provide students with information on Treaty land in Ontario, residential schools and indigenous culture.

This opportunity has been organized by students as part of Treaties Recognition Week.

The presentations will be held in the school's peace garden between 9:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. There will be a sacred fire with explanation of the ceremony from a local tribal elder. Students who participate will also be given opportunities to ask questions to learn more from local band members.

For more information contact Principal Tony Omar @ 519-326-6191.