x
Home About Us Programs News Events

Articles

What's new from the Foundation

Image

Hispanic students make up 51 percent of Oklahoma City Public Schools

September 06, 2016

Fifty-one percent. That is the breakdown of Hispanic students in Oklahoma City Public Schools. It is a statistic that sometimes brings as much surprise as sharing that more than 90 percent of our students live in poverty.

Image

Focus can be the difference maker

August 22, 2016

In her editorial in The Oklahoman, Mary Mélon discusses two difference makers for Oklahoma City Public Schools students and schools to perform at high levels: Community and Focus.

Image

Love's Travel Stops Delivers Books to OKC Fifth-Graders

August 08, 2016

Love's Travel Stops and The Foundation for Oklahoma City Public Schools teamed up Wednesday to brighten the third day of school for fifth-graders at Adams Elementary.

Image

Oklahoma City Public Schools' new year brings challenges, opportunities

August 08, 2016

Oklahoma City Public Schools' new year brings challenges, opportunities

Image

Teacher's Blueberries Give Businessman a Lesson About Schools

July 25, 2016

Mary Mélon's editorial on The Oklahoman addressing the importance of OKCPS educators and the role our community plays.

Image

The Foundation for OKCPS Receives National Recognition

July 20, 2016

Charity Navigator, the nation's largest and most-utilized evaluator of charities, has awarded The Foundation a four-star rating (a perfect score) for operating in a financially efficient and trustworthy manner.

Image

Debby Guthrie Joins The Foundation for OKCPS

July 19, 2016

Debby Guthrie will serve as The Foundation's administrative assistant and office manager.

Reports & Assessments

Videos

See what we've been doing

  • Every OKCPS Elementary School Outfitted with STEM Centers
  • When Basic Needs Aren't Met, it's Difficult for Kids to Learn
  • I Want to Teach at OKCPS
  • What We Need
  • Volunteers Make a Difference in OKCPS
  • The Need for Bilingual Teachers
  • OKCPS Teachers Take Care of their Students
  • 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