Indian Education

Indian Education looking for models for 2019 Fashion Show.

Contact Information

Physical Address:
6400 Uptown Blvd. NE Suite 460 West Albuquerque 87110 Map

Phone: (505) 884-6392
Fax: (505) 872-8849

Full staff listing

The Indian Education Department provides special programs to students and families who have submitted a Form 506 and Certificate of Indian Blood (CIB) to the department. 

There are several resource teachers available at various elementary, middle, and high school to provide academic and cultural enrichment to Native American students.

The Indian Education Department (IED) was established as part of the Albuquerque Public School district in 1974, with the primary purpose for advocacy and representation for the 115 different American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) Tribes enrolled in the school district. There are approximately 5,650 or 5.1% AI/AN students currently enrolled in APS.



Here is a photo of four Native American ladies at the Indian Education Fashion Show 2018.

 Calling for Models, Designers, and Entertainers!

The Albuquerque Public Schools Native American Leadership Council is currently accepting models, designers, and entertainers for the upcoming APS Native American Fashion Show on April 11 in the UNM Continuing Education Auditorium at 6pm. If you are interested please email the Leadership Council at:




Zuni Language Teacher, Bernard Chimoni, Special Video

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