PAIUTE LANGUAGE: WHAT SCHOOLS IS IT OFFERED AT?
WCSD offers three Paiute Language classes at three different high schools: North Valleys High School, Reed High School, and Spanish Springs High School! Students can complete the first and second year of Paiute Language and receive World Language credit to satisfy graduation requirements. Classes are offered to ALL students.
PAIUTE LANGUAGE CURRICULUM
Developed through the hard work of the Reno/Sparks Indian Colony Language/Culture Program and the WCSD Native American Education Program, the curriculum is based on the goal that students will be able to form complete sentences and carry on an everyday conversation by the end of their second year!
- History of Nevada Bands
- History of Boarding Schools
- Introductions and Greetings
- Colors and Numbers
- Plants and Animals
- Calendar, Weather, and Seasons
- Family Members