First Peoples’ Days of Significance

School Calendar 2022 

DAYS TO REMEMBER DATE NOTE
National Ribbon Skirt Day  January 4, 2022
 
Pink Shirt Day (National)
February 23, 2022
 
Hoobiyee (Nisǥa’a New Year) (pronounced “Ho-bee-yeah”)
February 25, 2022
 
Moose Hide Campaign Day (Regional and National) May 12, 2022 Original dates postponed to May date
All Native Basketball Tournament - Prince Rupert April 3-9, 2022 Original dates postponed to April dates
Salmon Festival - Prince Rupert May 2022  Date TBA
Jordan’s Principle: Bear Witness Day (National)
May 10, 2022  
Nisǥa’a Day: Anniversary of the Nisǥa’a Treaty May 11, 2022  
National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls and 2SLGBTQQIA+ Peoples (MMIWG2SLGBTQQIA+)
May 5, 2022   
Red Dress Day (National)
May 5, 2022  
National Indigenous Peoples Month June 2022  
National Indigenous Peoples Day June 21, 2022 College closed
Gitxsan Cultural Days Third weekend in August TBA
International Decade of Indigenous Languages  2022-2032   
*Reminder: some dates vary annually