Rising student enrollment in south Oklahoma City creates an opening for charter school expansion.
KIPP OKC South Community Prep opens for the 2017-18 school year and will add one grade level per year.
OKCPS’ Northeast Task Force works to develop recommendations for change in northeast Oklahoma City schools.
Budget issues, school choice, student demographics and teacher pay are important topics in this election.
The college preparatory middle school is gearing up to expand the KIPP model into a high school and elementary school.
Monday, the expansion proposal comes before the Oklahoma City Board of Education.
KIPP OKC has enrolled students regardless of their prior academic record, conduct or socioeconomic background.
KIPP hopes to establish a world-class elementary school in northeast Oklahoma City.
OKCPS considers partnering with charter schools to improve public education and asks community for feedback.
The ESA legislation comes as lawmakers cut revenue dollars to common education and enrollment continues to climb.