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Orange Shirt Day is brighter than ever on September 30th

October 17, 2019

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Many School District 43 schools supported Orange Shirt Day on September 30th, a day to remember and honour residential school survivors. 

Gleneagle Secondary

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On September 30, 2019, a group of Con-X Leadership students from Gleneagle Secondary School organized an Orange Shirt Day event to raise awareness of residential schools and current issues that the Indigenous peoples in Canada still face.

​Student Lucas Hung presents a summary of their committee had accomplished which included recruiting 10 committee members, creating awareness posters and circulating this throughout the school, handing out orange wristbands and brochures.

Leigh Elementary

Presenters Liz and Wilfred shared their experiences during a school wide assembly. 

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​Heritage Woods Secondary
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Hampton Park Elementary

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Walton Elementary

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School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)

550 Poirier St, Coquitlam BC
V3J 6A7
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