INE: Assemblies

I: Instructional

Under the School Regulation, the principal of every public school shall establish a school assembly program, to be approved by the Board of School Trustees (the “Board”) and conducted at appropriate times during the school year. 

Assemblies shall be held at least three times in each school year, including the school day immediately preceding Remembrance Day.  They shall include the singing of the Canadian national anthem; shall promote loyalty to the Crown and respect for Canadian traditions, laws, institutions, and human values; and shall include observation of occasions of historic or current importance to Canada and the Commonwealth, as well as appropriate references to the Canadian flag. 

DMT Responsibility: SUPT.

Cross References: 
INDB-R: Flag Displays
Revision Date: 
Sep 1994
Jun 1999