Education

Education issues in Oklahoma City

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...
Northeast High School

Parents, students fear NE High Sch principal may be fired

The big question among students and parents Wednesday morning was “Where is Ms. Starr?” Sue Starr is the popular principal of Northeast High School in...
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...
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...