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American Indian Education

American Indian Education

Since its beginning the Indian Education Program at Centennial has focused on the education needs of American Indian students.

Mission Statement:

  • To assist Native American students in attaining academic success.
  • To provide Native American students with information about Indian culture and heritage taught by Native American staff.
  • To promote cultural diversity by building bridges between community, staff, parents, and student

Program Services are available to all American Indian students who are:

  • 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.
  • Enrolled upon approval of the Title VII Student Eligibility Certification.


Program coordinator: Tricia Garvie-Carlson 763-792-5090
LEA Representative: Caleb Drexler Booth 763-792-6020


Centennial American Indian Education Winter Event

Thursday, February 22, 2018


Information of Importance:

For all American Indian Scholarship guidance please contact Tricia Garvie-Carlson, Program Coordinator,  763-792-5090

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2017-2018 Native American Scholarship Database

2017 Journey to College

506 Form

Tribal Directory

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U. S. Department of Education Office of Indian Education

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