What is the Johnson O’Malley Program Act? Required Documents: JOM Parent/Guardian Meetings:
It is an act that was implemented in 1934 that ensures that Native * Complete JOM application with proper school * Annual community meeting held at American children receive the education opportunities that would not official signature beginning of academic school year. otherwise be provided. It is a supplementary program that provides specialized * CDIB or Enrollment Verification * Nominations for Parent Committee Officers educational needs of Native American students attending public schools. * Discussion of students, school activites, approve approve budget preparation and educational support issues. * JOM Coordinator Reports
Officers of the Parent Committee consists of:
Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson, Secretary and Other officers may be appointed as the committee elects.
Purpose of the Committee and JOM Coordinator is to promote the welfare of Indian children and youth in home, school, community, and tribe.
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