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I like dancing with my friends They take care of me Love the American Indian Learning the Language Teaching pride in ourselves as Native People They love our community and we love them Dancing for my people and elders is cool... The pow wows Everything! AWESOME PEOPLE One thing I love is that we have Lakota class so we can know more about our history The NDN staff and NDN's everywhere Cindy! Sonic!!! They are very helpful and kind Cultural Awareness Prizes and All the tutors Always willing to help out American Indian People The support Bp Rngnsru...means hey I just a cute kid enjoying Indian Ed pow wows Academic suppport for H.S. Drum group They have great staff STAFF Makes our community strong!! and I can learn about my heritage more D.E.T.S. It's cool and awesome Danielle's class; I have cultural opportunities and Pow wows! Staff I like Diabetes class Helping the kids! The staff I like the food I like to have fun dancing Learning about our culture through activities Promotes Success They enjoy my weirdness It was awesome All the friendly people You learn about the American Indian culture I love education All the great friends I've made The dedication to the students I love the amazing support of all the staff Gail Lamson It helps our kids feel connected Larry Yank & Angie Harper from Marcus Green drawing FPOWW  translated to Pow wow the staff The monthly pow wows John Bobolink & all the great staff 100% Pow wows! I love interacting with the students The awesome social workers! Singing & Dancing the pow wow Larry Yank dancing The People

The American Indian Education Programs are supervised via the Office of Professional Development. The American Indian Education Parent Committee is composed of parents/guardians of American Indian students attending Saint Paul Public Schools. More ...

Quality Education—and Positive Identity

Indian Education Parent Committee

The American Indian Education Program's Parent Committee meets monthly to discuss issues and make decisions which affect the American Indian student population in Saint Paul Public Schools. 

Native American Curriculum

The Center for Professional Development and the Indian Education Office have collaborated over the years to develop high quality curriculum and provide the best available materials for schools.

School Counseling Services

The American Indian Education Program's School Counselor provides individual and group counseling to support high school achievement and post-secondary enrollment with attention to cultural inclusiveness.

Department Profile

Our Supervisor

Rosemary White Shield oversees the Saint Paul Public Schools' American Indian Education Program. She received her doctorate degree in 2003 from Iowa State University. She can be reached at rosemary.whiteshield@spps.org.

Contact Us

American Indian Education Program
65 E. Kellogg Blvd.
St. Paul, MN  55101

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