The deadline to apply for the “Federal Indian Day School Class Action” is July 13, 2022. If you require assistance completing your application, you can contact Jocelyn Ross at 204-813-6410.
There were 3 Federal Day Schools in Sioux Valley. To be eligible for compensation under this class action suit, you HAVE to have attended one of the following schools during its operation:
1. Griswold Sioux – Roman Catholic (located in the central area of SV). It was in operation between September 1, 1955 and September 1, 1966.
2. Oak River Sioux – Anglican (Sioux Valley School site). It was in operation between May 19, 1913 to September 1, 1978.
3. Oak River South – Anglican (South end). It was in operation between January 1, 1959 – September 1, 1964.
You can also download the form here: