EKE ME-XI STUDENTS CREATE MUSIC VIDEO

“My Ḵ̓wa̱la’yu” meaning ‘my reason for living’ is an original music video project written, recorded and filmed by N’we Jinan along with a group of youth from the Gwa’sala-‘Nakwaxda’xw Nations who are also students of the Eke Me-Xi Learning Centre. This acoustic power ballad explores all sides of their community – positive, negatives and how […]

ORANGE SHIRT DAY

September 30 was Orange Shirt Day. The students and staff of SD85 honoured the Indigenous children who were sent away to residential schools in Canada by learning about the history of those schools, having discussions about it, decorating their own orange shirts and sharing the book, The Orange Shirt by Phyllis Webstad.