NISN 6 Commitments

Each NISN Affiliated School is a leader in Indigenous education, integrating personal health, cultural identity, and academic excellence so that each student is holistically well (intellectual, physical, social/emotional, relational) and prepared to lead in and contribute to their communities.

Student excellence in college, career, and community through culturally relevant curriculum and instructional practices.

Continual deliberate reflection on, and improvement in, practices in service of their communities and mission.

Embodiment of the NISN core values, reflecting and supporting the cultural diversity and perspectives of their communities.

Contributions to the creation and sustaining of a national movement for excellence in Indigenous education.

Community designed and led schools that transform the lives of their students, families, and stakeholders. 

Creation of long-lasting impact through effective and sustainable practices and use of resources.