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 Indian Education Program, the curriculum is based on the goal that students will be able to form complete sentences and carry on 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
- Body Parts
Reed High School take home the Win for the 2021 Paiute Language Bowl