Education issues in Oklahoma City

Jackson Enterprise Elementary School

Enduring Enterprise – Jackson Elementary

This is the fourth in a series about OKCPS enterprise schools. Other stories in this series areĀ enterprise schools, John Marshall Mid-High School and Belle...
Shaina Thomas, English teacher, Emerson South

Emerson South newest addition to OKCPS alternative schools

Emerson Alternative School is the oldest alternative program in the state. For this new school year, it is spawning a new mid high school for...
Madison Wingate, Rising Star

Madison Wingate, OKCPS teacher, named Oklahoma Rising Star

Madison Wingate, Teacher of the Year for Oklahoma City Public Schools, has been named a Rising Star by the Oklahoma State Department of Education. The...
Town Hall meeting at N. Highland Elem, OKCPS

Signs of life for North Highland Elementary

"Just so you all know, I live in the neighborhood - the N. Highland community. Every school that I've taught at, I've lived in...
Neeli Boyd, finalist Okla Teacher of the Year

Putnam City teacher named finalist for Okla teacher of the Year

Neeli Boyd is one of the 12 finalists for Oklahoma teacher of the Year. The eight-year veteran teaches first grade at Wiley Post Elementary, 6920...
Aurora Lora hears criticism

School closure missteps create distrust for OKCPS supt

For the second time in three months, school closure issues threaten trust in Aurora Lora, Oklahoma City Public Schools superintendent. Direct, and open expressions of...
OKCPS bus in Pride Parade

Big yellow bus in Pride Parade marks shift for OKCPS

It almost looked like some confused school bus driver had lost his way and ended up in the OKC Pride Parade. But the appearance of...
On the move

Unusual spaces revealed as Admin Bldg mothballed

The gallery is at the end of this article. If you know the answers to some of the mysteries we've highlighted, please comment. Please give...
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Local income taxes proposed to support OKC schools

Oklahoma City residents will pay a Ā¼ of 1 percent extra income tax to support local schools if voters approve a plan by one...
OKCPS BOE - end, June

Retroactive pay raises completed for OKCPS employees

It took two board meetings in one week, but the Oklahoma City Public Schools board of education has granted retroactive pay raises to all...

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