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Bishop Indian Education Center

joe olinghouse

Mission
The goal of the Education Center is to provide quality educational supportive services for the youth of the tribe and surrounding community by maintaining a positive, supportive, and respsonsible staff dedicated to the development of well-rounded individuals. The Education Center will monitor student progress, offer tutorial services, workshops, scholarship opportunities, college and career counseling, mediation, parent conflict support, as well as a various activities for both parents and students.


Tutoring
  • After school tutoring for students 1st - 8th grade emphasizing reading and math
  • Evening tutoring is available to high school students and adults needing assistance with all academic subjects
  • TUTORING IS AVAILABLE MONDAY - THURSDAY (FRIDAYS & WEEKENDS UPON REQUEST)
Parent Supportive Services
  • Educational, social, and cultural activities and workshops are available to parents
  • Educational counseling
  • Conflict support
  • Mediation
  • Academic Support
  • Computer Support
Scholarships / College & Career Counseling
  • Tribal Scholarships - BIA and Bishop Tribal Scholarships are available to all enrolled Tribal members attending post-secondary institutions
  • Assistance with Federal Aid Forms, college and career counseling are also available - CONTACT STUDENT SERVICES COORDINATOR (760) 873-8740
Summer Activities
  • A five-week long program that provides a fun and educational field summer for students 1st - 9th grade. Students participate in language arts/reading, physical education, arts, and crafts, Paiute language, and field trips
  • A nutritious breakfast & lunch is provided all summer long for children 0-18 years old through our Summer Foods Program
"I have seen that in any great undertaking it is not enough for a man to depend simply upon himself."
EDUCATION CONTACT


Ahwahnee Williams
Student Services Coordinator

Ahwahnee.Williams@bishoppaiute.org

 

Topah Spoonhunter
Youth Activities Specialist

Topah.Spoonhunter@bishoppaiute.org

 

Tara Frank
Youth Council Assistant

Tara.Frank@bishoppaiute.org



Mail
50 Tu Su Lane, Bishop, CA 93514

 

Located
390 N. Barlow Lane, Bishop, CA 93514

Phone (760) 873-5740

Fax (760) 873-3741

DOWNLOADS

The 2014 Joe Olinghouse Scholarship Application

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The 2014 Tribal Scholarship
Spring Application

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2014 Spring BIA-AVT
Grant Application

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