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OKCPS emails parents about plans for teacher walkout

The Oklahoma City Public Schools administration sent emails Wednesday night to parents of the 46,000 students about how they will support fully support a...
Rebecca Kaye, center, explains her split-grade ideas to concerned parents from Cleveland and Wilson Elementary schools

Rigid, secretive OKCPS plans generate controversy

A slow, but steady controversy is brewing in Oklahoma City Public Schools over leaked plans about drastically increasing the number of split-grade classrooms in...
Aspasia Carlson, POY

Aspasia Carlson named Oklahoma HS Principal of the Year

Aspasia Carlson has been named Oklahoma High School Principal of the Year by the Cooperative Council for Oklahoma School Administration Free Press learned early...
OKCPS board 6-12-17

LGBTQ resolution passed by OKCPS board

Oklahoma City Public Schools Board of Education passed a ground-breaking resolution Monday night vowing “unwavering support” for “lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer" students and...
Senior Walk

“Senior Walk” tradition inspires younger students at Millwood

Each year seniors go through one more ritual earlier in the day before the graduation ceremony at Millwood Public Schools. It’s called the “senior...
Northeast High School from Kelly

NEHS principal’s attorney calls for “immediate reinstatement”

A statement Thursday from the attorney for popular Northeast High School principal Sue Starr could shed more light on why she has been replaced...
Carlson announces PBS project

John Marshall Mid-High chosen for PBS series

John Marshall Mid-High School has been chosen by Public Broadcasting Service or PBS to participate with Oklahoma City Thunder players in a new 2018...
Aurora Lora speaks to media about principal issues

Supt Aurora Lora resigns from OKCPS

Superintendent Aurora Lora has resigned her position with Oklahoma City Public Schools. In a news release sent just after noon Tuesday, Chief of Communications Beth...
OKCPS administration building - west exposure

After 62 years, OKCPS admins leaving historic building

After close to a decade of discussion, Oklahoma City Public Schools administrators are finally leaving their crumbling 96-year-old administration building at 900 N. Klein. The...
OKCPS Board of Education

OKCPS confirms 42 schools affected by forced teacher transfers

Oklahoma City Public Schools confirms that 42 schools will be affected by forced teacher transfers to achieve what the district calls “rebalancing.” According to district...

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