Mount Edgecumbe High School (abbreviated MEHS) is a public boarding high
school in Sitka, Alaska in the United States. ... was originally operated by the
federal Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) as pa...
Jun 19, 2012 ... The remaining 40% of Alaska Native students are in urban schools ... History of
Alaska Native education versus history of American Indian ...
Figure 1: Schools Attended by Alaska Native Boarding School/ .... The federal
Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) developed the boarding school system for
The Bureau also funds or operates off-reservation boarding schools and
peripheral ... The BIE also serves American Indian and Alaska Native post
Jun 18, 2015 ... Chemawa Indian School dates back to the 1870's when the U.S. ... in policy to
bring back Northwest students, particularly those from Alaska.
Eligible applicants are tribal organizations, Indian corporations, school districts or
States with eligible American Indian and Alaska Native children attending their ...
ASD's Title VII Indian Education program has staff in schools across the ... Alaska
Native Education, and from the Anchorage School District for Native Education.
Thirty years later: A study of the long-term effect of Alaska's boarding schools on
... resources about the history of Alaska Native and American Indian education.
They preferred to use the term American Indian/Alaska Native for the initial
reference ... In these schools, a disproportionate number of Native students
A review of research on AmericanIndian high school dropout prevention. ...
American Indian and Alaska Native students have a dropout rate twice the