Indian Education

  • Mission of Indian Education Program:

    Our mission is to combine the efforts of the greater Sault community, Indian tribes, schools, teachers, organizations and parents to preserve the unique cultural heritage and to foster educational opportunities for our Native youth.

    What are the program goals?

    • Increase performance in reading and math
    • Increase cultural awareness
    • Decrease chronic absenteeism
    • Increase graduation rate

    What are some of the program activities?

    • Implement programs that improve outcomes for Indian students
      • Monitor student achievement
      • Monitor student attendance
      • Monitor student behavior
      • Parent contact and communication

    School District Program Staff

    Indian Policies and Procedures

    Indian Education Parent Committee Meetings

    • Second Monday of the month from October through April
    • Annual Open Hearing and Organizational Meeting- September-October
    • Additional Open Hearings in December and April

    Parent Committee

    Indian Education has a parent committee that participates and helps determine how grant funds are spent. The members are:
     

    Sandy Sawyer

    Tan-A Hoffman

    Lindsey Gregg

    Heather Syrette

    Vanessa Owaski-Patzwald

    Title VI Grant and Program Report

    Program Report 2021

     Parent and Tribal Involvement

    • Parents of Indian children and Tribal members may contact Amy Scott-Kronemeyer at amy@eupschools.org or 906-632-5653 for any docuiments related to the Indian Education Program, coordination of services, question or concerns.