The Rosebud Sioux Tribe Head Start Program (Sicangu Lakota Oyate Head Start/ Early Head Start) cares, shares, and prepares. We care for students, we share our knowledge, and we prepare our children for the future.
We are funded for 315 Head Start students and 88 EHS students.
We are the largest Tribal Program, employing 136 staff.
P.O. Box 836
Rosebud, South Dakota
Phone (605) 747-2391 | Fax (605) 747-2590
CLASSROOM NAMES & LOCATIONS
Mission: Antelope, Stephan Fallis, Mercy Poorman, Neola Spotted Tail, Wakanyeja &
Emma Yellow Hawk
Norris: Long Warrior/Dunham
Parmelee: Billy Mills & Woksape Woihanble
Rosebud: Nellie Menard, Tasunke Witko, Wilma Whipple
St. Francis: Kate Omaha Boy & Owl Bonnet
White River: Elizabeth Arrow
Winner: Lame Deer
Early Head Start
Mission: Sungh’paha, Tusweca, Wanbli
Rosebud: Keya, Sungmanitu Tanka, Pahin
St. Francis: Sungmanitu Cika, Tatanka, Mato
Parmelee: Kimimila, Sungwakan
Governing Body Roles & Responsibilities
Policy Council Approval: June 2020
Regulation: 1301.2 HSPPS Section 642 (c) (1) (E) Head Start Act
In order to ensure the implementation of a high quality Head Start program, the governing body and policy council will perform their roles and responsibilities according to the Head Start Act and Head Start Performance Standards.
The Governance structure exists in a Head Start program to support the delivery of quality services to children and families and to support the meaningful role of parents in shared decision-making.