Our Lady Help of Christians School acknowledges the traditional custodians, the Gimuy Walubara Yindinji and the Yirrganydji People of the land (Bukal) on which the school is located.
“These children that you see before you are
Our future elders
For they will hold the memories,
The culture …”
The Totem of the Earlville area is the Cassowary. This is its story …
“Gindarja the Cassowary”
While Indigenous cultures are highlighted where possible throughout the year, we celebrate them in a special way each year at the time of NAIDOC.
Our Lady Help of Christians School has an Indigenous Liaison Officer whose role is to assist Indigenous families and students to belong to and connect with the school community. We welcome and encourage our families to be actively involved in the life of the school and their children’s education.