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Dave Lopez Community School at Edgemere

Edgemere connection, part 2 – Rallying help for students

This is the second of a three-part series on David R. Lopez Community School at Edgemere Elementary in OKCPS. See the first and last...
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...
Charles Henry, OKCPS Bd Mbr

On school names issue, Henry pushes principles over polling

Charles Henry is pressing the rest of his fellow Oklahoma City Public Schools Board members to make a public decision on controversial school names...
OKCPS Board of Education

OKCPS confirms 42 schools affected by forced teacher transfers

Oklahoma City Public Schools confirms that 42 schools will be affected by forced teacher transfers to achieve what the district calls “rebalancing.” According to district...
Donna Gradel TOY 2018

Science teacher named 2018 state Teacher of the Year

Oklahoma's Teacher of the Year is Donna Gradel, who teaches environmental science at Broken Arrow High School. She has taught in the district for 21...
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...
OKCPS Board of Education

It’s official – OKCPS board votes to sue Oklahoma Legislature

Oklahoma City Public Schools Board of Education voted Monday to sue the Oklahoma Legislature, speaker of the House and the president pro tempore of...
Lawsuit presser OKCPS - small

Fight is on! OKCPS to sue state

What happened Thursday may be a sign of things to come over the next year. Oklahoma City Public Schools leaders announced in a news conference...
Supt Aurora Lora

Supt responds to Confederate generals school name concerns

National events are forcing local Oklahoma City Public Schools leaders to respond to heightened concerns about four schools the district says are named after...
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...

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