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Creating educational equity for students

June 17, 2018

What's the difference between equality and equity?


Young Professionals for Kids empowers millennials to help schools

June 03, 2018

The typical depiction of the Millennial generation is that they are lazy, me-focused and entitled. The Foundation for Oklahoma City Public Schools, as well as many other nonprofit organizations, has found something in this group that couldn't be further from that description.


'Get in the Game' challenges Oklahoma City students to read

May 20, 2018

The official ReadOKC summer reading challenge launch was held at Johnson Elementary School, which was selected because of their designation as the top reading school in last summer's challenge.


Foundation for OKCPS Helps Recruit Bilingual Teachers

May 18, 2018

The foundation is encouraging bilingual students with an interest in teaching to apply to become paraprofessionals after high school and then apply to their program.


OKCPS Foundation President: Teachers, students matter

May 06, 2018

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.”


Anthony Chancellor Named OKCPS Teacher of the Year

May 02, 2018

The Foundation for Oklahoma City Public Schools and the Oklahoma City Public Schools (OKCPS) honored Anthony Chancellor as district Teacher of the Year at the 2018 Stars of Education celebration.


Support staff brings enormous value to Oklahoma City Public Schools

April 22, 2018

The Foundation for Oklahoma City Public Schools will be highlighting three “Super Support Staff” at the upcoming Stars of Education/Teacher of the Year awards presentation on May 1.

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See what we've been doing

  • Let's Accept Responsibility For Our Kids
  • Support OKCPS Students — Invest in Oklahoma City's Future
  • Strong Public Education and Economic Development Go Hand in Hand
  • YOU Can Impact OKCPS Classrooms
  • Believe In Oklahoma City Public Schools — Our Best Investment
  • OKCPS Is Our Best Investment
  • Creating Lasting Change in OKCPS
  • Cynthia Bothwell, Capitol Hill HS - Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Dwight Cunkle, Horace Mann ES - Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Jami Keys, Coolidge Elementary - Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Jamie Hinds, Webster Middle School - Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Kyla Kaufman, Bodine Elementary - Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Joanna Eldridge, Edgemere Elementary - Teacher of the Year Finalist