Xa’lish Lacrosse at the school.
Nixyaswii Community School
73265 Confederated Way
Pendleton, OR 97801
“Introduced our Indigenous Game, Lacsal, into our PE classes and it has been a hit”! Says Lindsey Watchman, M. Ed Health Educator, “….to those in our language immersion class, our Head Start Program, after School program and beginners program.”
We love the “Spirit in the Stick”.
The Ten Indian Commandments:
1) Treat the earth and all that dwell thereon with respect 2) Remain close to the Great Spirit 3) Show great respect for your fellow beings 4) Work together for the benefit of all mankind 5) Give assistance and kindness wherever needed 6) Do what you know to be right 7) Look after the well-being of mind and body 8) Dedicate a share of your efforts to the greater good 9) Be truthful and honest at all times 10) Take full responsibility for your actions.