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    Seattle Public Schools Native Education
    Title Vll, Parent Advisory Committee Meeting
    November 17, 2016
    6:00-7:30
    JSCEE/Central Office
    2445 3rd Ave. South
    Seattle, WA 98124

    In attendance: Gail Morris, Tonia, Shana Brown, Emma Medicine White Crow, Amy Markishtum, Kay Fiddler, Brianna, Katie Hairston,

    Call to order 5:15

    Emma: Opening prayer

    Kay discussed how to keep our culture alive in the current climate of today.

    Discussion about the future of Licton Springs and Indian Heritage

    Cascadia currently has 760 students
    Licton springs capped at 149 from 14 down to 7 classrooms
    Both will be located at the former Wilson site.

    Kay – motion: Let’s ask the Board to attend a meeting with the Native Community
    Second: Shana

    Saturday, potluck, Emma introduction to why we want this?

    Opening session
    Community input from parents of SPS students
    Community supporters

    Hiram and Roger to facilitate?

    Each organization should be given time to speak, one representative
    General community members

    Heat map – identify number of Native kids and where they live.

    What is the possibility of having a classroom like Sealth/Denny?

    Question for attendees: Are you willing to move you student from their current school and move them to a program at wilson

    Eagle staff 850 students

    Licton springs 150 students

    Holiday Dinner: December 19, 2016

    Dec 5 Culture night first Monday

    Stations:

    • Less than 1 ½ photo
    • Cash & Carry – Chinese food boxes
    • Lumi bands
    • Coco packets
    • Fry bread mix
    • Ornaments decorating plastic
    • Christmas stickers, paints,

    Dress in grubby clothes

    SIHB picture

    will we have a Santa? (Kay may have Santa suit)

    Cowlitz water and pies

    Huchoosedah paper products

    Food will be discussed after thanksgiving

    Meeting was closed at 6:45