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Grades:  K - 8          Principal:  Mrs. Melanie Dewakuku

Our elementary school has dedicated teachers that implement data-driven instruction using up-to date common core aligned programs, such as Reading Wonders and My Math/Glencoe Math. We also have a Three-Tier model intervention system for Math and Reading. The elementary also has an award winning 21st Century Program as well as the parental involvement program "Growing in Beauty" under the Navajo Nation Early Intervention Program for ages birth to 3 years old. The athletic department has been given a newly remodeled gym and classrooms have been enhanced by technological devices to support effective instruction across all content area.

What we offer:

  • Smaller classes (max students in each class: 24)                             
  • Navajo Immersion Classes (Cultural Awareness, Dine Language & Art classes)                   
  • 21st Century Program (CCLC) (Afterschool Enrichment Programs, SMASE, Pee Wee Sponsored Sports)
  • Athletic Program (Volleyball, Track & Field, Basketball, Cross Country & Pee Wee Basketball)
  • Chess Club
  • Core subjects (English Language Arts, Science, Math, Social Studies, Navajo Classes)
  • Algrebra I course
  • CTE/STEM Program
  • Talented & Gifted Program
  • Physical Education/Health
  • Music Class
  • Civil Air Patrol Program for grades 5 - 12 (Flyers are available in Front Office)
  • Residential Hall for grades 1 - 8.


2018-2019 School Year starts Monday, August 6, 2018

Enrollment information is subject to change.

√Enrollment will be open the first 2 weeks of each semester.

√All documentation must be provided and approved by school principal before first day of class.

Enrollment applications are now available for download for the 2018-2019 School Year.

New enrollees will need the following:

Returning Students

Teacher Request:

Click here (.pdf) to view letter from our Principal regarding Teacher Request.



Fax:  928-672-3505

Melanie Dewakuku 

Marjorie Laughter
Administrative Assistant

Rosita Bryant

Treva Worker
Registrar/NASIS Administrator


Monthly Calendar

2018-2019 SY Student/Parent Handbook

NASIS Staff Portal

NASIS Parent/Student Portal

Bell Schedule


SPS Curriculum

17-18 K-8 Assessment Testing Calendar

21st Century (CCLC)

Student Council (STUCO)

Parent Advisory Committee (PAC)

K-8 School Hours

Regular Schedule
  Kdg - 4th Gr: 8:00 AM - 3:05 PM
  5th Gr: 8:00 AM - 3:12 PM
  6th - 8th Gr: 7:55 AM - 3:12 PM

Early Release
  Kdg - 4th Gr: 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  5th - 8th Gr: 7:55 AM - 12:30 PM

Late Start
  Kdg - 4th Gr: 10:30 AM - 3:10 PM
  5th - 8th Gr: 10:25 AM - 3:12 PM