November 15, 2021

  • Native American Parent Committee Meeting  |  November 15th, 2021  |  12-1 p.m.  |  Mark Sanford Education Center, 2400 47th Ave. S, Grand Forks, ND  |  Conference Room 2 

    Attendees: Holly Long, Taunya Schleicher, Courtney Ceroll, Dr. Lewis, Chad Ward, Kristen Lafferty

    1. Meeting was called to order by Holly at 12:37 p.m.
    2. Public Comment
      1. None
    3. Old Business
      1. September 15 minutes will be approved at next meeting
      2. NAPC Bylaws and Student Representatives
        1. On hold
      3. New Business
        1. Dr. Lewis presented 2019-20 Testing Data for Native American students
        2. Chairperson of NAPC
          1. On hold
        3. Funding
          1. Turtle Mountain $10,000 donation received
          2. Shakopee revamped the application process-currently waiting for decision
        4. Cultural Presentations
          1. Working with Dr. Lewis to get contracts going
        5. Encore Grant Update/Tutoring Positions
          1. $10, 000 for a N.A. High Dosage Tutoring
          2. Encore K-8th: A $600,000 grant was written to obtain and train necessary staff to assist with tutoring.
        6. ZAPS Promotional Campaign
          1. Reached out to ZAPS for better promotional literature
          2. Testing is in February
          3. Board is thinking of drawing ideas to motivate students to attend
      4. Meeting Schedule
        1. Next meeting is Thursday, December 16th at Mark Sanford Education Center at 5:30 p.m.
        2. Action Items
          1. Approval of September 15th minutes
            1. Courtney will send to everyone
        3. Decision on NAPC Chairperson
          1. On hold

    Meeting adjourned at 1:05 p.m.

    Motioned by Holly, seconded by Courtney, carried and passed

    Minutes submitted by Courtney Ceroll