HOWE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
APRIL 21, 2016
Howe JOM Newsletter
Check out the new Native Americanthemed books in the school library!
Howe Juniors, Lauren Ford and Morgan Hillebrand get a lesson in stickball from Dwayne Hornbuckle at the Howe JOM Cultural Day held on March 23, 2016 at Howe Public Schools. Dwayne is a Male Mentor/Stickball Coach for the Choctaw Nation Outreach Program.
NOTICE OF MEETING: Howe Public Schools will hold a Johnson O’Malley/Indian Education Committee meeting on Thursday, April 28 at 5:30 pm in the Technology Building at Howe Public Schools. The 2016-2017 JOM and Indian Education proposals will be addressed at these meetings. All parents of JOM and Indian Education students are invited to attend. For more information, please contact Tammy Parks at 918.658.2372 or at firstname.lastname@example.org. Current members of the Johnson O’Malley/Indian Education Parent Committee include: Jennifer Davidson, Chairperson; Holly Cooper, ViceChairperson; Lacey Mattox, Secretary; Bridget Woodral & Daisy Taylor, Members Tribes represented by Howe JOM students: Choctaw,
Cherokee, Absentee Shawnee, Mississippi Choctaw, North Fork Mono Rancheria, Seminole, Chickasaw, Osage, Alaska Native.
Parent Survey: To help us better serve your student(s), please take a few minutes and complete the Indian Student Needs Assessment survey at https://goo.gl/nKwGe6 If you have a QR reader on your smart phone, you can access the survey by scanning the code!
$500 Donation Howe Public Schools recently received a $500 donation from the Choctaw Nation toward the development of an Outdoor Learning Space and Greenhouse currently in the planning stages.