About Us


We envision our Inherent Rights being upheld by the crown and honored within all communities each and every day.

A prairie First Nation teepee cam at sunset. Full moon


FHQ – Education support the second level education services and programming with a holistic approach for students, teachers, and schools, and prepares our learners to walk in two worlds. Grounded in culture, traditional knowledge, languages, and ways of being, our collective responsibility is to arm our learners with the tools and skills to succeed anywhere in the world.

Our purpose:

The purpose of the FHQ Tribal Council Education Department is to support our member nations in the delivery of quality education for their children. The vision is to create an educational system that will provide culturally relevant education that holistically addresses all domains and fosters the development of healthy, productive community members who are wise in the ways of his/her world and the world of others.


FHQTC Education Services Staff:


Sarah Longman, Director of Education

Robert Whiteman, Superintendent of Education

Michael Koops, Virtual School Principal

Leanne Delorme, Admin Assistant


Lorie Peters-Whiteman, Mental Health Therapist

Alana Starr, Supervisor of Student Achievement

Shasta Hanna, Literacy Coordinator

Riel Thomson, Governance and Development Coordinator

Timothy Haywahe, Traffic Safety Coordinator

Jolissa Simon, Education Psychologist

Information Technology

Rodello Manalastas, Network Specialist

Joseph Gallenger, Network Support (Network Support/MySchool)

Morris Saunders, Computer Technician