Indian Education Grant

Indian Education Grant Consortium


Chippewa Valley Schools

L'Anse Creuse Public Schools

New Haven Community Schools

Richmond Community Schools






                          Indian Education Program Field Trip to CMU Pow Wow
                          When: Saturday, March 23, 2019
                          Departure: 9am from CVS Admin Bldg. parking lot
                                 19120 Cass Ave, Clinton Twp, MI 48038
                          Time Returning: Leave CMU 4pm, arrive back 6:30 pm.
                           Register by March 20 by calling Maria Chisholm
                           586-723-2031  or email
                                                (First come, first served)

                                        Any questions call Maria Chisholm.


About us

    Chippewa Valley School District has a federal grant called The Indian Education Grant Consortium, which includes students from Chippewa Valley, L'Anse Creuse, New Haven and Richmond Schools. and every year the district invites parents to consider enrolling their children in this program.


The grant will offer your children the following services, free of charge:

  • Reading Tutoring

  • Math Tutoring

  • Indian Craft / Cultural / History Workshops

  • Quarterly newsletters describing the activities offered each month

  • Quarterly Parent Committee Meetings

  • Indirect assistance for needy families in the area of health, food, and clothing

    Families from all four school districts will receive our newsletter and are eligible to participate in Parent Committee Meetings.

Title VI ED 506 Indian Student Eligibility Certification Form

Indian Education Survey

    If your children have Indian Ancestry, and are not registered in our program, please click one of the above links for the 506 Indian Student Eligibility Certification form or the Survey, print the form, complete it, and send it back to Chippewa Valley Schools, Indian Education Grant Program, 19120 Cass Avenue, Clinton Township, MI 48038 Attn: Maria Chisholm or you may fax it to 586-723-2128

If you need assistance you may go to the following link.
Dear Parents of Native American Indian Students

    Maria Chisholm

    Facilitator of the Indian Education
    Grant Consortium
    Phone: 586-723-2031
    Cell: 586-615-1279
    Fax: 586-723-2128


    Scott Pitts
    Director of State and Federal Grants


  -  Anne Sytsma - Teacher/Specialist
     Secondary Schools


  -  Robert Murray - Teacher/Specialist
     Secondary Schools