Sicangu Lakota Education Department


Mitakuyepi  (Hello My Relatives)

Greetings to all visitors!  The Rosebud Sioux Tribe's Education Department offers educational and limited assistance services to tribal citizens of the Sicangu Lakota Oyate. Visitors are welcome to ask for information on our programs.


Education Department Staff

Cindy Young, Education Director


Vi Waln, Higher Education Coordinator


Deborah Bordeaux, TED Grant Manager

RoseMary Big, Education Specialist


Sherry Lafferty, Truancy Family Advocate

Stephan Horse Looking, Truancy Fam. Adv.


Lydia Whirlwind Soldier, Education Specialist


Chenoa LaPointe, Office Manager

Guadalupe Standing Cloud, Receptionist


Bernice Whiting, LTC Supervisor

Robin Clairmont, Early Intervention Spec.

Jolene Arcoren, Early Intervention Spec.

Stephanie Gunhammer, Family Wellness

Deloris Kills In Water, Family Services


Robert Cox, Winner School Paraprofessional



Education Committee

Jim Leader Charge, RST Council Rep.          

Brian Dillon, RST Council Rep.  

Arlene Black Bear, RST Council Rep.                                     

Shizue LaPointe, RST Council Rep.                               

Arnetta Montoya, RST Council Rep.                              

William Bear Shield, RST Council Rep.                         

Gerald Eagle Bear, At-Large Member                           

Lydia Whirlwind Soldier, At-Large Member                 

Wizipan Little Elk, At-Large Member                            



RST/Sicangu Lakota Education Department

(605) 747-2833      

(877) 691-8183

(605) 747-5479 Fax




Lakota Tiwahe Center

(605) 747-4145

(888) 237 3605

(605) 747-4147 Fax




Higher Education Program

(605) 747-2375

(877) 691-8183

(605) 747-5479






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