Indian Education Grant

Indian Education Grant ConsortiumDreamcatcher

Chippewa Valley Schools

L'Anse Creuse Public Schools

New Haven Community Schools

Richmond Community Schools

 Indians on horses  

Indian Education Program Last Workshop
When: Saturday, June 1st, 2019
Where:  Cheyenne Elementary
Time:  Two sessions 9 - 11:30 am and 12:30 - 3:00 pm
We will be decorating and playing hand-carved Indian Flutes

Register by May 10, 2019 by calling Maria Chisholm 586-723-2031  or email

(First come, first served)

Any questions please 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

September 10
Workshop 1
3:00 PM
Workshop 1
Date: Sep 10
Time: 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Calendar: Indian Education Calendar

Having fun with crafts