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Mi'gmaq Grand Coucil Flag Permanently Raised in ASD-N

Mi'gmaq Grand Coucil Flag Permanently Raised in ASD-N

Posted: October 9, 2019

History has been made in Anglophone North School District, as the first permanent Mi'gmaq Grand Council Flag was dedicated and raised at a provincial school at Sugarloaf Senior High School in Campbellton on September 30th.   

The flag raising was the result of many years of dedication and work, and the celebration inlcuded speeches from Superintendent Mark Donovan, Chief Darcy Gray, and SSHS Principal Michael O'Toole.  A prayer was read by Grade 6 former Mi'gmaq immersion student Kylie Wilmot-Long.  Elder Theresa Wilmot presided over the dedication and smudging.

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