It is with great excitement I introduce myself as the new Principal of Mila Hunska Tasunke Owayawa, American Horse School, Alice Phelps. I am excited to join a team where success and well-being of all students are #1 Priority! It is an absolute pleasure to work with such amazing staff! Their hard work displays their dedication towards a stimulating and exciting school year!
It is an honor to work with your children and be a part of your wonderful Pass Creek community! We have many exciting activities and plans for our school year! Please visit our website at americanhorsechiefs.org for our weekly updates! Sports will occur with games being planned out. 21st Century will provide afterschool activities every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursdays. Further information to follow.
As principal, I will ensure our students receive the best quality education they deserve! I believe all students can learn and all are capable of being proficient and advance in their educational studies. We have a magnificent team collaborating and planning to ensure every student has a clear path towards success, as we have the right people, the right attitude, and the proper support to ensure a successful school year! We strive to challenge our students to push themselves while we provide all the support they need in a safe environment conducive to learning.
I look forward to meeting you all and working together for the future of our children.
Pila Miya Ye,
American Horse School Principal
“American Horse School will stand together as a Tiospaye so that our children will receive, recognize and embrace education for the present and the future.”
“We will stand together to create a healthy learning environment so that our children at American Horse School have the opportunities to acquire a quality education and the leadership competencies for building a better future by achieving a level of greatness experienced by our people and carrying on our values that are uniquely, beautifully Lakota.”
"American Horse School believes that every child has an inherent right to Lifelong Learning. We believe that ALL children have the potential and ability to learn. In partnership with the community, we will facilitate the achievement of quality education and personal goals; while embracing and retaining Lakota Values."