OBJECTIVES AND GOALS
1. To promote language fluency, culture, heritage, and pride in self as Blackfeet students, along with the understanding and acceptance of other Montana Native cultures by non-Native students and staff.2. To increase overall academic success of Blackfeet and other Native students through language, history and cultural learning alongside required academic skills in reading, math and written language through the implementation of individual building action plans.3. To provide professional development and support to regular classroom Teachers (K-12) and district personnel.4. To increase parent /community involvement and participation in the learning of Native/Non-Native students along side BNAS staff and regular classroom teachers to insure student academic success.
BNAS goals and objectives will be met by providing adequate staffing, training and support that supplements and enriches the regular school program. Language, culture and heritage acquisition will focus on implementing the Seven Essential Understandings of Montana Indian Groups, the Blackfeet Education Standards &Benchmarks, and the Montana State Standards & Benchmarks, into the existing Browning Public School District K-12 Curriculum.