The American Indian Education Parent Advisory Committee seeks to ensure that the school district is meeting the unique and culture-related academic needs of American Indian students.
The American Indian Education Parent Advisory Committee:
- Oversees school programs developed by American Indian Education staff;
- Approves application of all state and federal grants for the development and maintenance of such programs;
- Provides input on Indian Education curriculum and programs; and
- Evaluates progress in meeting goals.
The American Indian Education Parent Advisory Committee is established in accordance with federal law. As a parent or guardian serving on this committee, you will provide guidance and insight into the cultural teachings provided to students.
Advisory Committee members
Chair: Jennifer Simon, Cheyenne River
Vice Chair: Jessica Travis, Standing Rock
Secretary: Barbara Decker, Non-Native
Treasurer: Arlene Fairbanks, Diné
Student Reps: Amya Gourneau; Mariah Frazier; Devon Watkins
Meetings are open to ALL parents and students, and the public. Each meeting includes reports about elementary and secondary education and current events.
Parent Advisory meeting minutes notes