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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...
Candidates Forum for OKCPS Board

Candidates for OKCPS board talk ideas at forum

The local retail politics of school board races is more animated than usual in Oklahoma City Public Schools this year. Eleven candidates are running...
charter school trouble

SeeWorth charter school preps hand-off to OKCPS

Wednesday, SeeWorth Academy Charter School Board concluded the business necessary for turning over operation of the school to Oklahoma City Public Schools, once the sponsor of the school.
Paula Lewis - calls for Humphreys to resign

OKCPS board chair calls for Humphreys to resign

Paula Lewis, chair of Oklahoma City Public Schools board of education, called for former OKC mayor Kirk Humphreys to resign from the board of...

After seven days, OKCPS says network “fully operational” after attack

After a full seven days of efforts by district staff and third-party contractors to recover from a crippling ransomware attack, Oklahoma City Public Schools...

Decision to close schools for rest of year “imminent” says OKCPS supt

The superintendent of Oklahoma City Public Schools now says the decision by the state superintendent to close all public schools in the state is "imminent."
charter school trouble

OKCPS suddenly bails on SeeWorth name and campus

OKCPS announced Friday that they will move the planned SeeWorth alternative school program to the Putnam Heights building at N.W. 36th and N. Georgia.

OKCPS shifts plan – youngest students return to buildings in October

Superintendent Sean McDaniel announced that Pre-K and Kindergarten students will be returning to campus October 19.
Supt Aurora Lora - closure statement

No school closures, but “tough choices” this year says OKCPS supt

Oklahoma City Public Schools Superintendent Aurora Lora has decided not to close any schools this school year, 2017-2018 according to a statement released to...
teachers union

Shoecraft wins AFT-OKC union president election – represents many firsts

Torie Shoecraft won decisively against opponent Michelle Manley in the AFT-OKC teachers union election Friday capturing 82% of the votes.