Sponsored by The Puyallup Tribe
A big thank you on behalf of the Tacoma Public Schools, the Title VII Indian Education Program, and our Parent Advisory Committee to the Puyallup Gaming Advisory Commission Charity Trust Committee and the Puyallup Tribal Council for supporting the Tacoma Indian Education program with a $10,000 donation! The resources will be used to enhance cultural events, provide school supplies, and academic support for our Native students and families. Thank you for your generosity and caring!
Left to right; David Syth, Title VII Indian Education
Administrator, Leslie Hohn, PuyallupGaming Advisory Commissioner, TPS Director
Karen Vialle, Dr. Charlene Matheson, Ph.D, Puyallup Gaming Advisory
Commissioner, Don Coats, Puyallup Gaming Advisory Commission Committee
FAMILY CULTURE NIGHT
Our latest event was on March 26th, 2015 and it was very enjoyable. We had Monte Singer-Legarde share some songs and stories with us. Please be on the look out for our next family gathering date.
20th Annual Na-hashnee Native American Health Science institute. June 21st-July 2nd, 2015
This is a summer program for Alaskan and Native Americna students who would like to pursue health science degrees and health-related careers. Deadline for this event is April 24th,2015 and if you would like more detailed information please click on the link below.
The mission of the Indian Education Program is to meet the unique educational and culturally related academic needs of American Indians and Alaskan Natives so that these students can have an equal opportunity to achieve to the same challenging standards as all students.