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Cristo Rey St Bd of Ed deliberating

Catholic School focused on disadvantaged youth gets state accreditation

After two years of studies and planning, Cristo Rey OKC Catholic school is set to open its doors on August 10 with a unique...
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First grade students learn deeper Native American truths at Thanksgiving

Students in Ms. Strawn's first grade class are exploring real Native American history in a season that typically twists that history.
Meg McElhaney

McElhaney takes seat as newest OKCPS Board of Education member

Meg McElhaney was sworn in as the newest member of the Oklahoma City Public Schools Board of Education Monday night. She follows Jace Kirk in the position.
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OKCPS Board approves John Rex moving to charter status within district

Monday, the Oklahoma City Public Schools Board of Education approved moving to charter status within Oklahoma City Public Schools.
Taft Middle School

OKCPS closes Friday the 13th ahead of spring break

Claiming to have no confirmed cases of the new coronavirus or COVID-19, OKCPS is canceling classes and all activities Friday, March 13.
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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.
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.
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OKCPS Board declares coronavirus emergency, grants powers to supt

The OKCPS Board of Education voted to declare an emergency Tuesday morning where they also granted extended powers to Superintendent Sean McDaniel.
Pathways to Greatness

Pathway to Greatness “change was radical” says OKCPS Supt McDaniel

Superintendent Sean McDaniel gave an extended update to the OKCPS Board of Education on the Pathways to Greatness (P2G) initiative Monday night.
Putnam City Public Schools

Putnam City Public Schools adjust to statewide closure, release guidelines

Putnam City Schools released closure guidelines for all employees, students and families Thursday following the State Board of Ed's closure order.