• MonDec16 American Indian Parent Advisory Committee Meeting 5:30 PMFHS Media Center
    • TueDec17 School Board Meeting 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
    • ThuDec19 IB Diploma Celebration & Silver Platter Breakfast 7:30 AM to 8:30 AMFHS
    • MonDec23 NO SCHOOL - Winter Break
    • MonDec23 Tiger Club open

American Indian Education

Welcome to the Fridley Public Schools American Indian Education page. The American Indian Education program is directly funded through Indian Education grants. The program is meant to increase student educational success and cultural appreciation through activities and support. For more information, please contact:

Jayna Gunderson
Jayna.Gunderson@fridley.k12.mn.us

Eligibility for Title VII services are available to:

      • An enrolled member of a tribe, band or other organized group, including Alaskan and Hawaiian natives
      • A child of a parent or grandparent who is an enrolled member of a federally recognized tribe or group of Indians.
If your child/children has any Native American background, please fill out these two forms (listed below) to the best of your ability. This parent letter explains the next steps.


Our services include:
      • Academic advising (6-12)
      • Assistance in preparation for college or vocational training (6-12)
      • College visits
      • Cultural activities
      • Field trips
      • Parent Advisory Committee

Fridley Schools’ next American Indian Parent Advisory Committee is scheduled for Monday, December 16, 2019 at 5:30 pm in the FHS Media Center.  All parents/guardians of American Indian students are encouraged to join.  Food is provided.  For more information, please email Jayna Gunderson at Jayna.gunderson@fridley.k12.mn.us



Native American Scholarship Database

There are many scholarships that are available for Native American high school students. 
Click here for more information and to view the list of scholarships





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