OCTOBER 22, 2020 -- A key component of keeping Regina Public Schools students breathing safely at our schools and buildings is
Smudging is a tradition, common to many First Nations, which involves the burning of one or more natural medicines (plants) gathered from the earth. The four medicines (plants) commonly used by First Nations’ are tobacco, sage, cedar and sweetgrass. The most common medicines (plants) used in a smudge are sage and sweetgrass. The natural plants are gathered annually and used with no additives or chemicals.
Smudging has been passed down from generation to generation. There are many ways and variations on how a smudge is done. Historically, Métis and Inuit people did not smudge; however, today many Métis and Inuit people have incorporated smudging into their lives. Through the guidance of cultural advisors, we are told the reasons why smudging is practiced.
Need a quick way to find out what school or schools serve your area? Regina Public Schools provides a school locator. Enter your address or the name of your housing development and it will provide the name of the schools. It will also tell you whether or not yo qualify for transportation.
Every Regina Public School and High School has a School Community Council (SCC).These SCCs were mandated by the Provincial Government to replace parent teacher associations; school councils; and home and school associations.
To find out more about the school's School Community Council or to get involved please contact the school.
Please visit the following Regina Public School webpage for complete information: Community Councils
Welcome to your new school website. This new version of the website system allows you to view it on any device. The new system is much simpler to navigate, is faster to load and should provide a much better experience overall.
If you have any suggestions for the site or have found any issues please let the school know by using the Contact form. Just click on Contact in the main menu at the top of the site.