What is the American Indian Education Program?
The Indian Education program
provides special educational services to American
Indian and Alaska Native children. These services
include school based tutoring assistance,
presentation of Native American cultural classes
during regular day and after school, and outreach
to parents of students who have not met grade
level requirements or who are at risk.
American Indian and Alaska Native
students, K-12, may participate in this program.
Families and students become eligible for services
through completing and submitting an eligibility
form for each child. Please call the Indian Program
Educator at 686-7712 for this eligibility form
or for more information. Return the completed
form to the Office of Learning Support Services,
9510 Elk Grove-Florin Road, Elk Grove 95624.
How Do Students Participate?
Tutoring or outreach services
are provided at the request of the parent, guardian,
or school site. Cultural classes are open to all
program students, K-12.
The enrollment form is located
When Are Program Services
Tutoring services are available
throughout the school year. It is preferable for
the services to be scheduled at the school site
for ongoing contact between the tutor and the
students teacher. Culture classes are scheduled
throughout the year, including a special summer
program. Contact the Indian Program Educator for
Why Do Students Participate?
Students participate in the Indian
Education program for a variety of reasons: for
assistance with school work, particularly reading
and math; for culturally related enrichment; for
support and encouragement in the achievement of
challenging standards; for assistance in working
toward entering institutions of higher education.
How Can I Contact the American Indian Education
The Indian Education program can be reached in
Melissa Leal - Program Educator
By Mail: 9510 Elk Grove-Florin Road, Elk Grove,
In Person: 9510 Elk Grove-Florin Road, Room 214
By Phone: (916) 686-7712
By FAX: (916) 686-5095
By E-mail: email@example.com
September 2012 Newsletter
NOW HIRING NATIVE AMERICAN TUTORS
American Indian Education
Parent Advisory Committee Meeting:
All meetings are at 6:00 p.m.
at the Robert L. Trigg Education Center at 9510
Elk Grove-Florin Road, Conference Room C (unless noted below)
September 13, 2012
October 17, 2012 - Board Room - Fall Welcome
November 8, 2012
January 23, 2013
March 14, 2012
May 8, 2013 - Board Room - Spring Gathering