The number of high school students earning college credit continues to rise and provides rural students with opportunities.
When it launches in January, Oklahoma Library of Digital Resources will feature textbooks for nine courses.
The school will provide a private secondary education to low-income students.
The school district strives to expand advanced placement classes and enable low-income and minority students to enroll.
“The teachers are more engaged with the children because of the lower numbers in the classroom,” said Means, who said her classrooms were once home to one childcare staff member who took care of 16 children.
“I knew I could attend a university and be successful,” Rubio said. “The possibility is out there.”
High school football is no-nonsense in the Sooner State. On Friday nights — in stadiums dotted across all 77 counties — high school athletes stride onto fields with dreams and goals.
Nov. 8, voters will be faced with school bonds for technology, transportation and building repairs and updates.
The task force concept was first introduced at a district board meeting in July.
State Question 779 would bolster education funding with a 1 percent rise in sales and use tax.