Education Department Mission 

The Education Department’s Mission is to promote and assist our Tribal Citizens with educational opportunities that encourage and support an enriched standard of living through life-long learning.


About the Education Department

The Gun Lake Tribe Education Department is committed to enriching the educational experiences of Tribal Citizens. With the continued support of the Tribal Council, the Education Department is able to provide a wide range of services for Tribal Citizens of all ages. Assistance includes PreK-12th grade programs, Higher Education, with full tuition payments for Citizens, GED Testing Assistance, Employment Assistance and Recreation Funding.


Education Staff

Jennie Pearl Heeren, Education Director
Amy Hosteter, Education Assistant
Collin Church, Youth Specialist
Rachel Kolkman, Tribal Librarian

Contact the Education Department

(269) 397-1780

2872 Mission Dr. 
Shelbyville, MI 49344