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Building Student Success with Aboriginal Parents

BSSAP is an initiative that can increase student success through the engagement of aboriginal parents, community and culture by:

    • Expanding the awareness of the relevancy of Aboriginal education to all people,
    • Moving from involvement to engagement of all stakeholders,
    • Celebrating the contributions of Aboriginal peoples, history and culture,
    • Strengthening aboriginal language base,
    • Developing aboriginal resources, and
    • Developing and delivering diverse programs to engage a wider student population


BSSAP programs currently offered include:

    • Weekly Powwow Dance and Drumming
    • Feasts
    • BASIC - Building Aboriginal Student Identity Circles
    • Boys Drumming
    • Girls Hand Drumming
    • Helpers/Elders in the classroom
    • Métis Dances
    • Aboriginal Parent Committee
    • FN Language Initiatives
    • Healthy Kids & Diabetes Awareness
    • PD to educate our educators
    • Awasisak Spring Powwow


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