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ABORIGINAL PROGRAM

The Aboriginal Program support First Nations, Metis and Inuit cultures through a variety of fun, engaging and memorable field trips, activities and school events.

     Activities and Field Trips Planned for 2017-18:

  • Qwalena And Our Story presentations in theatre Sept. 21 and 27

  • ORANGE SHIRT DAY SEPT. 29, 2017

  • INDIGENOUS GARDENING CLUB  every Friday during Flex block
  • The Feast (Aboriginal students may bring a friend)- last Monday of each month hosted by MASC
  • Artist in residence Freida George Sept.- Dec. creating a Coast Salish legacy blanket 
  • Oct. 2 lunch time matinee showing film Yummo Comes Home- with guest appearance of Isadore Charters (Yummo)
  • Oct.4 UBC Indigenous Recruiter speaks at lunch
  • Aboriginal Week at Mouat Oct.16-19
  • Aboriginal Film Festival Oct. 19- showing Reel Injun at WJMSS
  • Reconciliation Pole Carving  Oct. 16 & 18 with Isadore Charters from Yummo Comes Home film 
  • Rock Your Moccs Day Wed. Nov.15, 2017
  • MASC- (Mouat Aboriginal Student Council) Student Leadership meets every Monday during flex block
  • Healthy Living Boys Group Feb.- March 2018
  • Christmas celebration
  • Bannock Day
  • MASC Leadership Retreat Fort Langley Jan. 2018
  • Experience NVIT Trip to Merritt March 1 & 2, 2018 
  • Honouring Ceremony for master Salish weaver Frieda George March 16, 2018
  • Medicine Wheel teaching
  • Osoyoos trip April 24 & 25, 2018

  • Chief Dan Middle School Transition May 30
  • 2nd Annual Homecoming Feast May 28 at lunch- hear from former Mouat grads about their post secondary journey
  • Family Tree discovery available by appointment
  • Daily support (onsite centre)

A parent or guardian is required to fill in a short Aboriginal Education Consultation form for their student with Aboriginal ancestry. Forms are available at the bottom of page under File Attachments. Kindly return this to the school ASAP.

Stay up to date with all of the Aboriginal program information Remind App see Mrs. Schroeder for instructions or Twitter http://twitter.com

Alumni  Articles

​JACOB FIRLOTTE  https://www.bluebombers.com/players/jacob-firlotte/  https://twitter.com/wpg_bluebombers/status/992243130790481920?lang=en

MADI HENDRY http://wjmouat.sd34.bc.ca/news/alumni-maddy-hendry-thriving-royal

KRISTY FRENKEN-FRANCIS http://careers.sd34.bc.ca/blog/strong-finish-mouat-hawk-legal-eagle

JOSH DUBOIS AND RIVER IRONEAGLE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2q1cGmT7pDY http://www.sakatay.ca/enhancing-indigenous-education-through-co-creation/

https://3things.ca/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Gathering-of-Youth-Wisdom-Call-To-Action-Poster.pdf

Past Trip Highlights:

  • Osoyoos 2018 Nk'Mip Desert Cultural Centre
  • Ottawa 2017 Canada 150 Four Winds Brigade http://voyageurbrigade.org/past-brigades/ottawa-brigade-south-wind-rideau-canal-brigade-june-23-july-1/
  • Quadra Island trip 2016
  • Quaaout Lodge Grade 12 Trip 2016
  • Osoyoos 2014, 2012, 2011, 2010 https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=7&v=rgY99p718Bs
  • Ottawa 2013 and 2014 trip   http://yonahmartin.sencanada.ca/p103459/
  • Calgary, Banff and Nakoda Lodge 2013
  • Whistler Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre and Dogsledding 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
  • Quadra Island  Nuyumbalees Museum and Tsa-Kwa-Luten Lodge 2011, 2010

Contact

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