Poplar Hill (ON)

Dates of Operation
September 1, 1962 - June 30, 1989
Description
The Poplar Hill School opened in 1962 in a small school building that had previously been operated by the Mennonite Northern Light Gospel Mission of Red Lake, Ontario. The Northern Youth Program branch of the Mission operated the residential school. Aside from elementary education, the school provided academic and vocational training for young adults. In 1969 it became the Poplar Hill Development School. The school closed in 1989. (National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation)

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Alternate Name(s)
Mennonite Mission School
Mennonite Mission School
Poplar Hill Development School
Poplar Hill Indian Private School
Poplar Hill Mennonite Residential School
Poplar Hill Mennonite School
Poplar Hill School
Poplar Hill Student Residence
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