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John Marshall Bears at OKCPS board meeting 1-8-18

John Marshall Bears honored for state football championship

It was “Go, Bears!” night at the Oklahoma City Public Schools Board of Education Monday when the John Marshall Bears Football team and coaching...
Changing the vote board

A new day for OKCPS board and constituents

Monday night’s three-hour meeting may have been a sign of new things to come for the Oklahoma City Public Schools Board of Education. “It was...
Save OKC Schools panel

Save OKC Schools launches 90-day petition drive for local income tax

Phylesia Dailey thinks her daughter is getting a good education at Cleveland Elementary in Oklahoma City Public Schools. She also believes all children in the...
David R. Lopez Community School at Edgemere Elementary

Edgemere connection, pt 1 – Knitting community to school

This is the first of a three-part series on David R. Lopez Community School at Edgemere Elementary in OKCPS. Edgmere Elementary Principal Alisa Stieg likes...
COO Scott Randall (L), Supt Aurora Lora

OKCPS gets $10 million from council for admin building

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...
Neeli Boyd, finalist Okla Teacher of the Year

Putnam City teacher named finalist for Okla teacher of the Year

Neeli Boyd is one of the 12 finalists for Oklahoma teacher of the Year. The eight-year veteran teaches first grade at Wiley Post Elementary, 6920...
John Rex Charter Elementary sign mystery

OKC Quality Schools a mystery to many

A powerful nonprofit that controlled the founding and the latest actions of John Rex Charter Elementary in downtown Oklahoma City remains somewhat of a...
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...
OKCPS consolidation forum - Gatewood

Gatewood, Edgemere parents resist school closures

The largest rooms at Gatewood and Edgemere elementary schools were filled with angry parents Tuesday night. They were there to resist a plan proposed by...
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...

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