The Pierre Indian Learning Center is an off-reservation boarding school for Native American children. The school is located in Pierre, South Dakota and serves as an educational center and living area for approximately 200 first through eighth grade students annually. These students come from fifteen different tribes in North Dakota, South Dakota, and Nebraska.
It is the mission of the Pierre Indian Learning Center, in partnership with parents and communities, to empower each child to achieve his or her potential to become a lifelong learner and responsible citizen. We are committed to foster high expectations and promote positive attitudes to achieve equity and excellence in a safe and nurturing environment.