In a tough competition that required each contestant to give an introduction in her native language and a traditional talent that also had to have a native base, Tuba City Primary named Charmaine Rose Yellow, a first grader , their new 2001-02 Primary School Princess. Princess Charmaine had 11 other contestants hot on her heels with varied talents that included singing songs in Navajo, grinding corn and weaving a rug on stage.
Each contestant was required to have good role modeling skills in both academics and community affairs.
Princess Charmaine, Navajo, is the daughter of Claudia and Ned Yellow, her maternal clan is Bit’alanii, her paternal clan is Lo’kaa’ dine’e’..
Her royal court: