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Local income taxes proposed to support OKC schools

Oklahoma City residents will pay a ¼ of 1 percent extra income tax to support local schools if voters approve a plan by one...
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Three metro teachers among 12 finalists for state Teacher of the Year

Three public school teachers from the OKC metro are among the 12 state Teacher of the Year finalists for Oklahoma.
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...
Shaina Thomas, English teacher, Emerson South

Emerson South newest addition to OKCPS alternative schools

Emerson Alternative School is the oldest alternative program in the state. For this new school year, it is spawning a new mid high school for...
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...
Dove first day gathering

Dove Science Academy launches 16th year

"For our newest students, let me say this, no matter what your background in school, no matter what you thought of school before, Dove...
Board of Ed closes all schools

State Board of Ed closes schools until April 6 in response to coronavirus

The Oklahoma State Board of Education Monday addressed the growing coronavirus pandemic by voting to close all public schools until April 6.
Parents at Edgemere listen to explanation of closure plan in March

Edgemere connection, pt 3 – Still open, still educating

This is the last of a three-part series on David R. Lopez Community School at Edgemere Elementary in OKCPS. See the first two articles...
OKCPS new supt Sean McDaniel visiting with staff 5-22

Q & A with Sean McDaniel, new supt, Okla City Public Schools

We sat down for a short Q&A with Dr. Sean McDaniel, the new superintendent of OKCPS, after his first Board of Education meeting, which...

Girl Attorney group recruits 150 female attorneys to advocate for teachers

Over 150 female attorneys plan to walk as a group to the Capitol from the Oklahoma Bar Association building Monday morning to advocate for...