Title VI & Johnson O'Malley (JOM)Title VI and Johnson O’Malley are federally funded programs designed to meet the unique needs of Native Students in our public school system. Our goals are to promote academic achievement, improve attendance and graduation rates, and promote understanding of the Native American culture.
Eligibility for Services
Title VIFor a child to receive services in the Title VI Program, a parent must complete and sign a Student Eligibility Form (506). This program has no specification for blood quantum, but the child must be of Indian descent and meet criteria described on 506 form to be eligible for the program.
Johnson O'Malley Program
To be eligible for services in the Johnson O'Malley Program, a student must be enrolled with a tribe or be 1/4 total blood decree descendant of a tribal member of a federally recognized tribe. A certificate of degree of Indian blood (CDIB) is required.Indian Education Services ProvidedElementary Services
At the elementary level, there is an emphasis on early academic achievement. Indian Education tutors are provided at each site to work with eligible students. All elementary Indian Education students who are performing below grade level in reading or math are considered for placement in tutoring. Assessments are used to determine which students will be served according to most need. Diagnostic testing is used to prescribe individualized instruction and tutors work closely with classroom teachers to provide the support each student needs to become academically successful.Services at the elementary level also include:¨ Cultural presentations¨ Recognition for student achievement¨ Liaison for tribes and native students
Please feel free to call Title VI-JOM tutors at your child's school. They will be happy to answer any questions or address concerns you may have.
The current list of tutors can be found HERE.
Secondary Indian Education services continue to support academic success. Here are just a few things going on:
♦ Credit recovery for students needing to retake classes
♦ Oklahoma Indian Student Honor Society Applications and Nominations
♦ ACT Prep Courses
♦ Scholarship and Financial Aid Information
♦ Liaison between tribes and native students
ALL CHILDREN CAN LEARN!
If you have questions or need additional information,
please contact the Moore Indian Education Department or visit our website at:
Indian Education Coordinator
Elementary Indian Education
405-735-4272Jimmy MartinManaging Director405-735-4258Please feel free to call yourTitle VI-JOM tutors at your child’s school at any time. They will be happy to answer any question or address any concerns you may have.Ponca Kiowa Caddo Delaware Iowa Muscogee Cherokee Seminole Quapaw Miami Comanche Tonkawa Shawnee Chickasaw Choctaw Alabama-Quassarte Apache Keetoowah Cheyenne Arapaho Potawatomi Iowa Kaw Kialegee Kickapoo Modoc Osage Oto-Missouria Ottawa Pawnee Peoria Sac & Fox Seneca-Cayuga Thloptlocco Wichita & Affiliated Tribes Wyandotte Yuchi Lakota Shoshoni Crow Blackfeet Mandan Hidatsa Yakama Navajo Hopi Ute Zuni Sioux Omaha Athabascan Tuscarora Tunica-Biloxi Ho-Chunk Chippewa Tlingit