Indian Education Department
Tahlequah Public Schools ~ October 2022
Oct 10 - 17
2022-2023 School Calendar
Indigenous People's Day
Let's Talk Cherokee
If you, or someone you know, is a Native American student that goes above and beyond at school, work, volunteering, or some other activity please email me at email@example.com. We would love to spotlight in this newsletter.
Indigenous People's Day Celebration
Cherokee Nation Angel Project 2022
The 2022 Cherokee Nation 𝐀𝐧𝐠𝐞𝐥 𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐣𝐞𝐜𝐭 𝐚𝐩𝐩𝐥𝐢𝐜𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬 will be taken throughout the Cherokee Nation Reservation during a series of drive-thru events that begin this week. The event for Tahlequah will be Tuesday, October 11 from 1pm-6pm at the One Fire Field west of the Complex.
Applications will also be available online beginning Oct. 7 through Nov. 4. The link to sign up online is here: https://webapps.cherokee.org/angeltree.
The Cherokee Nation Angel Project provides gifts for Cherokee children through age 16 who live within the 14-county Reservation and meet income guidelines. In recent years, the annual program provided gifts to nearly 3,000 children during the holiday season.
FAFSA Opened October 1st!
Senior Cap and Gown
Choctaw Star Program
The Choctaw Nation STAR Program application is now available through Chahta Achvffa, the Choctaw Nation’s official member portal. Parents and guardians can now apply for rewards for their students in 2nd - 12th grade for the Spring semester, providing final semester grades. NOTE: Individual schools will no longer apply for STAR rewards on the student’s behalf. #cnostarstudent https://www.choctawnation.com/services/star/
Cherokee Nation College Resources
Below is a snapshot of the Cherokee Nation College Resources checklist with dates. Under the snapshot you will find the PDF file you can download that is easier to read and has working links. Applications are now submitted using the Gadugi Portal. If you need any help with this please come by the JOM office, room 222.
Apply for the 2022-2023 Cherokee Nation Scholarship programs via the Gadugi Portal