To participate in the program, you must simply complete a form that defines your heritage. The Federal Government requires proof of tribal membership or a Certificate of Degree of Indian blood to be enrolled in the Indian Education program. You must include the name of your tribe and sign the form. This includes Native Americans, Alaska Natives.
Students who are eligible for this federally funded program must have an Indian Student Eligibility Certification Form 506 completed by their parents and on file in our Indian Education Office.
You only need to file this form one time and it will be in effect through high school graduation. Only identified American Indian students may participate in this specially funded program.