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.

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