American Indian Education

Boozhoo!  Aaniin!  — 2 ways to say Hello in Ojibwe / Anishinaabe

Welcome to Indian Education of the Virginia Public Schools!

We are here to meet the special academic and cultural needs of American Indian students.  That’s not all!  We are also here to share American Indian cultures, history and Ojibwe language with all students in the Virginia schools.

Our Staff:

Director:    Dorothy Oie     749-KIDS,   ext. 1949

High School Academic Advisor:   Emily Jankila   749-KIDS,   ext. 1914

Elementary Academic Advisor:   Duane Huisentruit   749-KIDS,   ext.  4115  (PLC)  & ext. 1947  (Roos)

On our new webpage we will be sharing our many activities throughout the year, plus upcoming announcements and updates.  Please check us out regularly for upcoming news!

  • Virginia Minnesota Public Schools
  • ISD 706
  • 411 South 5th Ave.
  • Virginia, MN 55792
  • Phone: 218-749-5437
  • Fax: 218-741-8522