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Status and Trends in the Education of American Indians and Alaska Natives: 2008

NCES 2008-084
September 2008


Table A-2.2.  Number of Bureau of Indian Education(BIE)-funded school programs, by operational structure: Selected years, 1996–97 to 2006–07

Operational structure 1996–97 1998–99 2000–01 2002–03 2004–05 2006–07
Total 187 185 185 184 184 184
BIE-operated 83 69 65 76 62 61
Tribally operated 104 116 120 108 122 123
SOURCE: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Education (BIE), Office of Indian Education Programs (OIEP), 1999–2000 OIEP School Report Card Summary; OIEP, Building Exemplary Schools for Tomorrow: 2002 Fingertip Facts and 2004 Fingertip Facts; and 2009 Budget Justification and BIE budget tables.

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