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OKCPS to expand fun, successful reading program district-wide next year

Oklahoma City Public Schools has seen success with its Raising a Reader program and is expanding it district wide next year.

Data breach at OKCPS third-party vendor exposes student information

A data breach at a third-party tech vendor could have exposed sensitive information about individual students in Oklahoma City Public Schools
Taft Middle School

OKCPS 2022 summer school plans expand last year’s enhancements

What were new, experimental measures for summer school last year have become the standard for this year's summer school in OKCPS.
Kimberly Banz

Kimberly Banz chosen OKCPS Teacher of the Year for 2022

Kimberly Banz, orchestra teacher at Classen SAS at Northeast, was named OKCPS Teacher of the Year for 2022 in a virtual ceremony.

Anderson, McElhaney sworn in to OKCPS Board

New board members were sworn in to the OKCPS Board of Education Monday, April 11 with Mark Mann being chosen as the Board's Vice-Chair.
adrian Anderson

Adrian Anderson wins OKCPS Board Dist 5 race

Adrian Anderson won the Oklahoma City Public Schools Board of Education District 5 seat. He now looks to joining the board to solve problems.
Cristo Rey

What we know so far about Oklahoma’s school voucher bill

A school voucher bill has divided the statehouse. Here is a primer on the bill and what some responses are so far.

OKCPS going virtual Fri, March 11 due to anticipated winter weather

OKCPS will have classes Friday, March 11, only virtual and asynchronous. School buildings and the offices will be closed.

Long-term OKCPS Board member Ruth Veales honored at last meeting

Ruth Veales participated in her last regular meeting of the Oklahoma City Public Schools Board of Education Monday.
U.S. Grant HS first day of school 2017

Some question the idea of eliminating school uniforms in OKCPS

Some are questioning the move to eliminate school uniforms in OKCPS and moving back to a dress code that still allows choice of clothing.