Education

WELA facilities and Immersion School to get artwork by Osage artist mother and daughter

Date: April 10, 2017

FAIRFAX, Okla. – Wendy Ponca knelt on the brand-new floor of the newly-opened Fairfax Wah-Zha-Zhi Early Learning Academy on March 30 to trace the tiny body ...

Osage Nation officials open the Fairfax WELA and Fairfax Senior Center

Date: April 5, 2017

The new Fairfax Wah-Zha-Zhi Early Learning Academy and Fairfax Senior Center is officially open.

The facility contains classrooms, a commons area in the child care ...

ON Congress files lawsuit over building leased for Skiatook WELA

Date: March 10, 2017

The Osage Nation Congress has filed a civil suit against a Creek County couple who signed a five-year lease agreement with the Nation for a ...

Osage Culture Traveling Trunk touring Missouri schools

Date: March 9, 2017

The Osage culture is being presented in Missouri schools in the form of an “Osage Culture Traveling Trunk,” a partnership between the Osage Nation and ...

ON Education Department hosts inaugural Seventh Grade Science Fair

Date: March 8, 2017

The Osage Nation Education Department hosted its inaugural Seventh Grade Science Fair Feb. 21-24 in Pawhuska with students from across Osage County showcasing their scientific ...

Wah-Zha-Zhi Youth Council learns about water quality

Date: March 6, 2017

On a mild cool February morning, members of the Wah-Zha-Zhi Youth Council joined Oklahoma state environment workers to learn about observing and testing water at ...

Osage student scores perfect score on ACT test

Date: Feb. 28, 2017

Pierce Pettit has done something less than 1 percent of the population can do, he has scored a perfect score on his ACT test.

“I ...

Educational maps about Osage Flint Hills available for area schools

Date: Feb. 21, 2017

Educators in Osage County can now teach their students about the unique environment of the Osage Flint Hills and Tallgrass Prairie through one-of-a-kind maps and ...

NAJA now accepting 2016-2017 scholarship applications through Nov. 18

Date: Oct. 25, 2016

NAJA supports and empowers members through annual scholarship opportunities for high school, college and graduate students. 

Each year, NAJA offers scholarships ranging from $500-$2 ...

Native American girls attend workshops to learn more about Osage culture

Date: Oct. 18, 2016

The Osage Nation Prevention Program, the Wah-Zha-Zhi Cultural Center, Education Department and Grayhorse Five Man Board all sponsored the Strengthening Native Girls workshop this year ...