Thursday, April 2, 2020


Education issues in Oklahoma City

John Rex

John Rex School changing from strange hybrid to regular charter

John Rex School's original strange hybrid charter will end June 2020 which has prompted new talks with Oklahoma City Public Schools to...
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...
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.
Wheeler District

Wheeler District school project application approved by OKCPS

Monday night the project to establish a charter school in the Wheeler District moved decisively closer to the goal of opening the school fall 2020.
Screen capture, OKDPS 2113 hours, 2018-4-4 "outside protest groups"

Okla DPS cites “outside protest groups” in vague statement

The Oklahoma Department of Public Safety issued a vague news release about “outside protest groups” around 4:30 p.m. CST Wednesday after their staff had...

Wave roof bank drive-through demolished!

The wave roof former bank drive-through at Northwest 5th and Classen is now history, demolished Monday afternoon and Tuesday morning.
Northeast High School from Kelly

NEHS principal’s attorney calls for “immediate reinstatement”

A statement Thursday from the attorney for popular Northeast High School principal Sue Starr could shed more light on why she has been replaced...
IMG_20180529_Bd Work Session

Board work session gives new supt, members look at OKCPS health

The Oklahoma City Public Schools Board of Education work session Tuesday was packed with presentations to bring board members up to date and to...
Greg Frederick, Principal, U.S. Grant HS

OKCPS principals union supports canceling classes for teacher walkout

The principals union in Oklahoma City Public Schools has taken a public stand for a teacher “job action, in the form of canceling classes”...
board of educaton

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.