The North Slope Borough School District conducts Teacher Cultural Camps to familiarize teachers with the lifeways of the people of the North Slope so as to increase their ability to employ culturally responsive teaching practices. Scheduling of the Teacher Camps are as followed:
Mission Statement: The mission of Eben Hopson Sr., Memorial Middle School is to provide all students with a quality education in partnership with parents and community. Students will learn skills conducive to social responsibility, appreciation of cultural diversity, cooperative communication and life-long learning.
“This school stands as a tribute to the courage and determination of Eben Hopson Sr. to fulfill his vision of a locally controlled education system. Do not let anything stand in the way of the pursuit and fulfillment of your educational goals. Education is the key to success.” (Quote from the dedication plate.)