Education issues in Oklahoma City

Mark Mann, Dist 4, OKCPS Bd - 1

Mark Mann sworn to OKCPS board as least-known member

Mark Mann was sworn in to the open District 4 seat on the Oklahoma City Public Schools board in a special meeting Saturday. “Parental involvement...
Madison Wingate, TOY

Madison Wingate is OKCPS Teacher of the Year

Madison Wingate received the Teacher of the Year award Tuesday at the 2017 Stars of Education Award celebration. She is a Pre-Kindergarten teacher at Pierce...

Douglass dance teaches more than dance moves

“Create and collaborate” are among the objectives for the day posted in Maria Krey Gibson’s Fusion dance class at Frederick A. Douglass mid-high. The east-side...
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...

Budd prepares to take OKCPS board seat

Rebecca Budd was the winner in Tuesday’s run-off race for the office No. 2 seat on the Oklahoma City Public Schools board of education....

Lewis – Money can’t compete with connections

Tuesday’s run off races for Oklahoma City Public Schools board of education chair showed that ongoing connections with common people have become the most...
Paula Lewis (L) and Stan Hupfeld

Hupfeld donors give $106,000 for OKCPS school board campaign

People of financial means in Oklahoma City are determined to get Stanley Hupfeld elected chair of Oklahoma City Public Schools board of education. Latest campaign...
Supt Aurora Lora answers questions

Consolidation of small OKCPS schools postponed

Small neighborhood elementary schools in Oklahoma City Public Schools will remain in place for the 2017-18 school year. The decision to spend another year studying...
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...
Northeast Academy

Consolidation plan would close NE Academy, five other schools

Northeast Academy and five elementary schools may close as soon as next year because of a new consolidation plan proposed Monday night. The plan is...

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