KIPP OKC South Community Prep opens for the 2017-18 school year and will add one grade level per year.
The college preparatory middle school is gearing up to expand the KIPP model into a high school and elementary school.
Fields & Futures’ annual Bowtie Ball benefits school athletics programs in Oklahoma City.
OKCPS Superintendent Aurora Lora will deliver her recommendation to the school board at its Nov. 21 meeting.
“If we aren’t willing to confront that we have suffering right under our noses, we are doing a huge disservice to our fellow citizens,” Mélon said.
Read more Oklahoma Gazette election coverage here and here. As Maintain OKC Schools coalition sees it, the $180 million proposed bond package calling for major facility improvements to the state’s largest school district is a straightforward decision. “It is about taking care of what we already have,” said Roy Williams, a member of the steering…
The school district strives to expand advanced placement classes and enable low-income and minority students to enroll.
Nov. 8, voters will be faced with school bonds for technology, transportation and building repairs and updates.
An Embark-issued Haul Pass photo ID allows qualified riders unlimited use for a $10 monthly fee.
Students go back to school and face cuts to academics, fine arts and athletics programs.