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"Grown men may learn from very little children, for the hearts of little children are pure, and, therefore, the Great Spirit may show to them many things which older people miss."

Black Elk
Medicine man and Holy man, Ogalala Lakota

Deputy Superintendent JeanAnn Gaona

Contact us.

Dr. JeanAnn Gaona, 
Deputy Superintendent 

Debbie Worley Dir. of STEM

Debbie Worley
Director S.T.E.M.
(405) 390-5522


Sina Nay
Adm Asst Indian Ed

Did you miss your Talking Stick for this month? 

Archived copies of the Talking Stick can be found here!

The Title VI and J.O.M. programs are designed to connect Native American students with programs and resources to reach their educational goals.  Choctaw/Nicoma Park Schools serve over 700 Native American students from 33 Tribes.

Exciting Things Going on at FAM this year!

First Americans Museum
569 American Indian Blvd.
Oklahoma City, OK  73129
(405) 594-2100

Summer FAMcamp Registration is Open!

Robots, animation, stickball, mural art and more… FAM is THE place to be for summer fun.

First Americans Museum offers dynamic FAMcamps for youth ages 6 to 12 in arts, culture, STEM and wellness. Led by Indigenous instructors, FAMcamps emphasize First American values and narratives through hands-on activities, presentations and games. Youth of ALL backgrounds are welcome to attend—no tribal affiliation is required. Course capacity is 10–12 students per camp. Each course is supervised by an experienced instructor and Teen Guide. Learn more >

Click here to register now.

FAMcamp sessions are one week long and run June 3–Aug. 2, 2024. No sessions the week of July 1.


During the registration process, families may receive discounted tuition based on economic need. The base price of tuition is $225 per week with scholarships ranging from 25–75% off. Some families may pay as little as $56.25 per week!


Title VI Public Hearing

Thank you to all who attended the Title VI Hearing
Below, please find the agenda and a video of the meeting for those who were unable to attend. 

Public Notice to Apply for IDEA, Title IA, Title IIA, Title IVA, and Title VI Federal Grants

Choctaw-Nicoma Park Public Schools gives public notice of the district’s intention to submit an ESSA Federal Grant application for the 2023-2024 school year with the Oklahoma State Department of Education.  Any member of the public who wants to provide a comment regarding application for the 2023-2024 ESSA Federal Grant application is invited to submit any comments to Choctaw-Nicoma Park Schools on or before June 5, 2023, at 12:01 pm via email at jgaona@cnpschools.org