American Indian Magnet (PreK-8)

  • District Magnet: American Indian Language and Culture

    Grades: PreK-8
    Hours: 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

    • Our school was created from the vision of elders and community members with a goal to provide an American Indian perspective and to welcome students of all backgrounds.
    • Teaching is rooted in American Indian culture, traditions, values, history and art.
    • Many teachers specialize in the Lakota and Ojibwe language and culture, as well as physical education, music and art.
    • Middle school students (6-8) are required to take either the Lakota or Ojibwe language.
    • Events include culture fairs, drum and dance, powwows, academic parent-teacher teams and special events throughout the year.
    • Our building and grounds have begun a complete and exciting four-year renovation project to truly reflect the beauty and power of what we’re all about at AIMS. 

    We Offer:

    • Pre-K (full-day)
    • Discovery Club (off-site)
    • Indian Youth Enrichment
    • Urban 4-H
    • Extended Day for Learning (EDL)
    • Flipside
    • AVID
    • American Indian AVID
    • World Languages: Lakota/Dakota, Ojibwe


  • Address: 1075 E. Third St.

    Transportation Area: A-F

    American Indian Magnet Harding Senior