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We Can't Afford to Ignore a Generation

January 30, 2017

So many are suffering in our state because of budget issues. We can't afford to ignore a generation.

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Oklahoma Nonprofit Excellence (ONE) Awards Selects Foundation for Oklahoma City Public Schools as Finalist

January 19, 2017

The Foundation for Oklahoma City Public Schools (FOKCPS) is one of two dozen Oklahoma organizations named finalists for a $10,000 award and title of the state’s top nonprofit.

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What does $30 million look like?

January 16, 2017

What does $30 million look like? It's a big number and is what Oklahoma City Public Schools was forced to navigate because of the shortfall in last year's state budget.

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Thelma Parks Students Receive Warm Holiday Presents

January 04, 2017

Community partners provide blankets, books and toys.

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Kids deserve the best teachers, principals

December 19, 2016

Recruiting, developing and retaining highly qualified teachers and leaders is a pillar of Oklahoma City Public Schools' strategic plan, The Great Commitment.

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A Year of Focus

December 13, 2016

Focus. Alignment. Impact. These key words help tell the story of The Foundation for Oklahoma City Public Schools’ 2016 endeavors and accomplishments.

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Support needed for Oklahoma City Public Schools

December 05, 2016

If our entire community would rally around our school district, our superintendent and leadership, our teachers, support staff and EVERY student in OKCPS … we would change the outcomes for our children. We could, quite literally, affect a generation.

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  • 2019 OKCPS Teacher of the Year - Christina Kirk
  • Foundation Lifetime Service Award - Cliff Hudson
  • Christina Kirk | Rogers Middle School | Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Katie Alsup | Belle Isle Enterprise Middle School | Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Julio Fajardo | Capitol Hill Elementary School | Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Monica Green-Griffin | Hillcrest Elementary | Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Amanda Girdler | Kaiser Elementary | Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Debra Cox | Buchanan Elementary | Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Tara Bassett | Oklahoma Centennial Mid-High School | Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Sally Berry | Johnson Elementary | Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Molly Jaynes | César Chávez Elementary | Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Be the Change Kids Can Believe In
  • Teachers = Superheroes
  • OKCPS Teachers and Staff are Here to Help
  • OKCPS Students Are Oklahoma's Future Leaders