American Indian Education

  • Welcome to Columbia Heights Public Schools American Indian Education program. The American Indian Education program, which is a partnership between the Columbia Heights, Fridley and Spring Lake Park school districts, receives federal and state funding.

    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.
    • Enrolled upon approval of the Title VI Student Eligibility Certification form.

    Our services include:

    • Academic advising (6-12)
    • Assistance in preparation for college or vocational training (6-12)
    • Check & Connect mentoring
    • College visits
    • Cultural activities
    • Field trips
    • Liaison for students with special needs
    • Monitoring student's school programs to provide assistance (K-12)
    • Ojibwe & Dakota language
    • Parent Advisory Committee


2022 Committee Meetings

  • American Indian Parent Advisory Committee Meetings begin at 6:00 p.m. and are held in the Columbia Academy Media Center or via Zoom.

    Jan. 19, 2022

    Feb. 16, 2022

    Mar. 16, 2022

    Apr. 27, 2022

    May 18, 2022

American Indian Education Contact