Introduction to AIPAC
Every Title VII program must have a parent advisory committee. The American Indian Parent Advisory Committee (AIPAC) provides oversight and recommendation of programming to the Adams 12 Five Star Schools Title VII Native American Education Program. AIPAC in addition to the roles provided under Title VII also puts on a few main events within the district in conjunction with the Title VII program. The Annual AIPAC Powwow and Graduation Dinner are both developed and run by AIPAC.
AIPAC Offiers for 2016 - 2017 school year: * Election of Officers for the 2017-2018 school year will take place during the Oct. 2017 AIPAC meeting
Chair: Greg Phillips
Vice Chair: Mike & Val Brown
Secretary: April Myers
Treasurer: Felicia Alvarez
Student Rep: Sunrose Guerrero
The various Title VII programs rely on the input of all parents of children enrolled in Adams 12 Five Star Schools and utilize the unique knowledge of the parents about their own traditions and culture to instruct the students. The parent committee is an invaluable resource of information for cultural instructors by either direct knowledge or leads toward other Native American members of the greater Denver metro regions.
“The mission of the Adams 12 Title VI Native Education Program is to meet the unique and culturally related academic needs of the American Indian and Alaskan Native students.”
The Adams 12 Native Education Program is made available through the Title VI Grant offered by the Indian Education office of the U. S. Department of Education. This federal program has been created to ...
The American Indian Parent Advisory (AIPAC) Meeting are typically scheduled on the second Wednesday of each month and are from 6 - 8 pm. The meeting will be held the Educational Support Center (ESC) which is located at 1500 E. 128th Ave., Thornton, CO 80241.
The Parent Advisory meeting provides guidance to the Native Education Program in the Adams 12 Five Star Schools District ...