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National Indigenous Peoples Day 2021

June 21, 2021

​Horizon School Division was honoured to host a flag raising ceremony to commemorate National Indigenous Peoples Day with First Nations partners and community organizations from Humboldt and area on June 21, 2021. This is one of the most important days on our calendar, when we celebrate and commemorate our commitment to partnerships and the Truth and Reconciliation Commission's Calls to Action.

We thank the following dignitaries for joining for this ceremony: George Gordon Chief, Byron Bitternose, Elder Irvin Buffalo, Elder David Crow Buffalo, the Grey Buffalo Singers and the Dancing Horse Dance Troupe, Humboldt Mayor, Michael Behiel, Humboldt & District Chamber of Commerce Chair, Brent Walker, Carlton Trail Regional College President/CEO, Shelly Romanyszyn-Cross, and members of the Horizon School Division Board of Education.

More photos of the ceremony can be found here.

A full recording of the event can be found here.