Is your student American Indian/ Alaska Native?
Enrolled or descendant of a State or Federally recognized tribe?
PAC Nominations Open!
The Native Education Parent Advisory Committee (NE PAC) for Salem-Keizer Public Schools (SKPS) is holding their annual elections for the 2022-2023 school year. The NE PAC is a Federal Government requirement in order for the school district to receive Title VI Indian Education Formula grant funds. These funds assist in setting priorities to meet our American Indian/Alaska Native students’ unique educational and culturally related academic needs.
For more information on the NEP PAC, click on this link to reference the Voter’s Guide.
If you are interested in becoming a volunteer member of our team, submit your nomination by 3/31/23 by clicking on this link Nomination Form or scan the QR code below.
Virtual Literacy Night
Spring Virtual Literacy Night
We are happy to announce the availability of our Virtual Literacy Night as of Thursday April 20th and will remain available until June. Recently your student may have received a packet at school to bring home for Native Education Program’s Spring Virtual Literacy Night. This interactive programming will stay open for students to take part in all of the activities until the end of the school year.
Save the dates!
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05/03 Ribbon Skirt Event 6:00-8:00 pm
05/04 Attendance Recognition Night 6:00-8:00 pm
05/08 PAC Mtg. 6:30-8:30 pm
05/19 Youth Move UofO Fieldtrip
05/21 NEP Graduation & Dinner 3:00-8:00 pm
In Pursuit of Knowledge
Academic Coaching 4pm-6pm on Canvas!
Available Mondays and Wednesdays!
Students can join through Canvas HERE!
- Academic Coaching
- Native Clubs for High School
- Family Enrichment Nights
- NEP Graduation Ceremony
- Annual AIAN Celebration
- Culturally-based Academic Summer School
We also provide family and student advocacy for school meetings, college and scholarship info, as well as mentoring. Our mission is that all students graduate and have a successful life.
2021 AIAN Celebration!
Join us as we ring in Native Heritage Month with the 4th annual American Indian Alaskan Native Celebration, a celebration of Native Arts and Culture. This year we have special guests “Mike Bone” Lil Mike and Funny Bone from the Hulu hit series Reservation Dogs. This virtual event will by guest hosted by Fish Martinez aka 28thaNative. There will be a special Student Art Showcase and other student led activities throughout the evening! Please be sure to fill out the survey below, it will help guide our program for next year!
Watch it here!
Address:Paulus Admin Center
Native Education Program
1309 Ferry St SE
Salem, OR 97301