H'ugacakebi Kataudam Huyabca Naxnish Aducaxamid
We are working on a vision that was foreseen by our past chiefs

Cultural Values Program

Healthy Mind, Body, Spirit:

Students at the school are encouraged to respect the traditional values of the Nakota Sioux
Nation. These values are taught throughout the school by staff members. The central concept
for the program is RESPECTFUL. Concepts designed to help students be respectful have been
identified by elders and organized around monthly themes to assure consistent school expectations.

Monthly School Themes:

 Month  Letter  Key Message  Stoney Example
 September  R  Respect   Mnezhan (Wolverine)
 October  E  Empathy  Sine Saban (Deer) 
 November  S  Self-Control  Ihum (Lynx)
 December  P  Patience  Shitoza (Wolf)
 January  E  Excellence  Anakosa (Eagle) 
 February   C  Caring  Mnoza (Loon)
 March  T  Tolerance  Shota (Horse)
 April  F   Fairness  Mara (Goose)
 May  U  Understanding  Pacidin (Elk)
 June  L  Love  Mashte (Rabbit)