Cultural Awareness Day

St. Ignatius Cultural Awareness Day

General Assembly and Break out sessions

April 21st, 2017

8:30-9:30 am- General Assembly:  Middle School - High School

Students should check into first period class and then head to the gym.

  • Keynote Speakers: Bobby Wilson and Migizi Pensoneau, artists and members of the sketch comedy group the 1491s.

Need: projector, sound system compatible with Mac.

45 mins presentation, 15 for questions.

Room- Mr. Marchant

Room- Outside behind high school gym

Room- Miss BDW’s

Room- Miss Wheeler


Food Sovereignty/Local Native plants- Shelly Fyant

Native Games-

Paul Phillips

Language workshop- Chaney Bell

Willow Stick Hoop Game Making- Arleen Adams

9:35-10̌:05 am

9th graders

10th graders

11 graders

12 graders


12th graders

9th graders

10th  graders

11th graders

10:45 - 11:15 am

11th graders

12th graders

9th graders

10th graders

11:20 -12pm

10th graders

11th graders

12th graders

9th graders

11:15-11:45 MS and HS students that need to dress out for the powwow are excused and may go eat lunch early, then will report to Mrs. Plant’s room.

12:00-12:30 pm Lunch

12:30 pm - Grand Entry

MC: Ben Corral

Drums: Yamenscut, Lower Crossing, Flathead Nation Singers

  • Flag Bearers: Joey Kipp, Shaniya Decker, Beedo Matt.

Followed by honored seniors and retiring staff.

Flag Song

Victory Song

Royalty Introduction and welcoming: Alicia


Ladies Exhibition dances


Gentlemen Exhibition dances


Orange Owl Dance - Kindergarten-5th grade

Orange Owl Dance - Middle School and High school

Round dance

2 pm - Home Sweet Home- Last song sung at the end of the powwow.