Academic Policy Committee

The Academic Policy Committee recommends policy in academic matters affecting Qargi Academy, including:

  • Ensuring that the fulfillment of the mission and vision of Qargi Academy,
  • Overseeing the functions and accountability of Qargi Academy, and
  • Hiring the Principal/Chief Administrator.

The committee is composed of staff members, parents, administrators, and North Slope Borough School District representatives.


Dr. Edna MacLean

Mike and Patsy Aamodt

Crawford and Laura Patkotak

Mark and Emily Roseberry

Eugene and Charlotte Brower

George Edwardson, ICAS President

Executive Director of ICAS

Eben Hopson Sr, Honorary Founder

Academic Policy Committee Members

Interim Members Until February 2021 APC Elections

Seat 1. Wainwright Qargi Staff: Tommilynn Ahmaogak

Seat 2. Barrow Qargi Staff: Dick Weyiouanna

Seat 3. Wainwright Parent: John Hopson Jr, Interim Vice President

Seat 4. Barrow Parent: Bobby Itta

Seat 5. Parent: Open

Seat 6. Parent: Open

Seat 7. Parent: Open

Seat 8. ICAS Representative: Open

Seat 9. ASRC Representative: Open

Seat 10. Founder Representative: Dr. Edna MacLean

Seat 11. Principal, Ex Officio: Liz Noble, Interim Principal

NSBSD Liaison, Ex Officio: Naomi Digitaki

Elder Perpetual: Patsy Aamodt, Interim Secretary

Founder Member: Crawford Patkotak, Interim President

ICAS Founder Representative: Morrie Lemen, Interim Treasurer


Agenda for December 17, 2020 (.pdf)

Agenda for December 9, 2020 (.pdf)



Qargi application to the state of Alaska (.pdf)
Academic Policy Committee Bylaws (.pdf)
MOA between the APC and the school district (.pdf)

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