Orange Shirt Day recognized on La Conner campus
October 6, 2021
Two weeks after approving a new labor contract with the La Conner Education Association, La Conner School District board members rolled up their sleeves and got to work on several key tasks marking the start of the 2021-22 academic year.
The first of those at their Sept. 27 meeting was to unanimously approve a proclamation designating Sept. 30 as Orange Shirt-Residential School Awareness Day during their 90-minute hybrid public session.
The board action followed a presentation by district community and cultural liaison Clarissa James, who said the proclamation is designed in part to addre...