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OKCPS Board encounters “brutal facts” about upward suspensions trend

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Monday, the Oklahoma City Public Schools Board of Education encountered what Superintendent Sean McDaniel termed "brutal facts" about suspensions there.
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Oklahoma State Board of Ed “Zoom-bombed” in virtual meeting Thursday

The Oklahoma State Board of Education was the latest to fall victim to a "Zoom-bombing" attack Thursday when a hacker flooded their virtual session's chat.
Greg Frederick, Principal, U.S. Grant HS

OKCPS principals union supports canceling classes for teacher walkout

The principals union in Oklahoma City Public Schools has taken a public stand for a teacher “job action, in the form of canceling classes”...
Jamarco Prim

Access granted! New mobile hot spots provide home internet to students

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Jamarco Prim was one of the first students at John Marshall High School in Oklahoma City Public Schools to check out a new, small...
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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...
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Coronavirus response – OKCPS waits to decide extension of spring break

Sunday afternoon OKCPS Supt. Sean McDaniels sent an email to families and staff they still plans to resume classes Monday, March 23 after spring break.
COO Scott Randall (L), Supt Aurora Lora

OKCPS gets $10 million from council for admin building

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A long-vacant former bank building at 615 N. Classen will begin its transformation into a new Oklahoma City Public Schools administration building starting this...
Parent groups for and against Kirk Humphreys at OKCPS board

John Rex parent groups divided at OKCPS board meeting

"We will have to reconcile," said Audra Beasley looking directly at a group of parents and other supporters of Kirk Humphreys, embattled board chair...
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Judge orders zombie SeeWorth, Inc. to stop draining accounts — follow law

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Wednesday District Judge Cindy Truong ordered the parent corporation of the defunct SeeWorth Academy Charter School to stop spending money from accounts.
Gloria Torres and grandchildren

South side schools show discipline, pride on first day

Gloria Torres had overlapping reasons for visiting Fillmore Elementary Tuesday morning, the first day of school in Oklahoma City Public Schools. The south side elementary...