Relationships, hard work get credit for Cloquet's high Native American graduation rate
March 7, 2017
Joe Fineday eats lunch in the American Indian Education room at Cloquet High School most days.
He gets help when he needs it, but it's also a quiet place to plug away on homework. The 18-year-old member of the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa already lives on his own and is set to join the welding program at St. Cloud Technical and Community College next year. What drives him?