Type of entity
Authorized form of name
File Hills Indian Residential School
Parallel form(s) of name
Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules
Other form(s) of name
- File Hills IRS
- File Hills Boarding School
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Dates of existence
Located approximately 14 kilometres north of Balcarres, Saskatchewan, and 100 kilometres northeast of Regina, just outside the western boundary of the File Hills Agency Indian reserves, Treaty Number 4.
Functions, occupations and activities
Mandates/sources of authority
Administered by the Board of Home Missions of the Presbyterian Church in Canada (until 1925) and then of the United Church of Canada (1925-1949).
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Dates of the relationship
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Level of detail
Dates of creation, revision and deletion
2018-March: drafted for SAIN.
2021: revised in MemorySask.
National Centre for Truth and Reconcilliation, "File Hills", on NCTR website (https://nctr.ca); United Church of Canada, "File Hills Indian Residential School", on "The Children Remembered" website (http://thechildrenremembered.ca/); United Church of Canada Archives (Toronto), "General Council Archives Guide to Holdings Related to Residential Schools" (2016).