American Horse School District
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American Horse School is located at PO Box 660 • Allen, South Dakota 57714 Phone (605) 455-1209.
American Horse School is a small Public Law (PL) 100-297 Elementary Grant school located in the heart of the Oglala Lakota Nation in Allen, South Dakota. Nearly all students enrolled at the school are members of a federally recognized tribe with the majority being members of the Oglala Sioux Tribe.
American Horse School is one of 10 elementary schools on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation and it provides accredited educational services for approximately 225 Oglala Lakota children in grades kindergarten through eight. In addition to being a PL 100-297 Grant school, American Horse School is also managed by a 5 member board elected-at-large from within its service area and is governed by the Oglala Sioux Tribe, Department of Education. American Horse School has a service area that covers the village of Allen, S.D. and extends to the local villages of Kyle, Batesland, Swett, and even as far as Martin.