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Tlingit Culture Values
"Our Way of Life"

Discipline and Obedience to the Traditions of our Ancestors
Respect for Self, Elders, and Others
Respect for Nature and Property
Patience
Pride in Family, Clan, and Tradition is found in Love, Loyalty, and Generosity
Be Strong in Mind, Body, and Spirit
Humor
Hold Each Other Up
Listen Well and with Respect
Speak with Care
We are Stewards of the Air, Land, and Sea
Reverence for Our Creator
Live in Peace and Harmony
Be Strong and Have Courage
The Tlingit Culture, Language, and Literacy Program is a place based, culture based “school within a school” where the Tlingit language and culture are integral to daily instruction, where they are celebrated and respected.