Welcome to the official website for the Navajo Nation Department of Diné Education. Find news, announcements, meetings, and information on schools and education on the Navajo Nation.

Recent News and Announcements

OPVP urges schools to submit reopening plans

The Navajo Nation Office of the President and Vice President urged all schools operating on the Navajo Nation to submit their reopening plans to DODE as part of the process for a safe reopening for in-person instruction. To view the release from OPVP, click here.

Recording of DODE/Dine College live education forum

The Navajo Nation Department of Dine Education partnered with Dine College to host a live parent/guardian forum on June 17, 2021 to discuss K-12 education across the Navajo Nation amid COVID-19. To view a recording of the forum, click here.

Board reauthorizing grant schools ahead of new year

The Navajo Nation Board of Education has reauthorized numerous grant schools to continue operating independently, with 10 other schools pending reauthorization. For more information including a list of schools, click here.

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Dikos Ntsaaígíí-19 (COVID-19)

The Navajo Nation Department of Health has set up a central location for information related to the Navajo Nation’s response to Dikos Ntsaaígíí-19 (COVID-19), the Corona Virus. Please click here, or visit: http://www.ndoh.navajo-nsn.gov/COVID-19

At this page, you will also find important information about the virus such as:

  • How it Spreads
  • Symptoms
  • Report Exposure
  • Navajo Reopening
  • Prevention & Treatment
  • Testing
  • FAQ

7/21 NOTICE: NDOH has stated there are fake flyers circulating that say there will be lockdowns and closures. This is false, and only official guidance from the Navajo Nation government should be shared and followed.

To see the flyer in question, click here.