FY 16-17: Agency Priority Goal

Enhancing Indian Education

Priority Goal

Enhancing Indian Education

Improve the graduation rate of tribal high school students and facilitate tribal self-determination in shaping the educational curriculum for students.

By September 30, 2017, the Department of the Interior will increase the percentage of tribal students attending bureau funded schools who complete high school with a regular diploma within four years of their 9th grade entry date by 5% (relative to 2014-2015 school year) and convert 4 schools from bureau to tribal operated.

info Themes:
Education, Training, Employment, and Social Services Community and Regional Development