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Giving that impacts our classrooms

November 20, 2015

DonorsChoose.org gift cards give a person in your life the chance to give directly to a local OKCPS classroom.


Bilingual Teacher Pipeline Project ready to launch

November 11, 2015

As Oklahoma City Public Schools continues to look for ways to increase its number of bilingual teachers, especially as the district experiences rapid growth among Hispanic students, The Foundation is proud to announce the launch of a new program that will assist in that effort.


Wall of Fame inductees highlight city's role in its school system

November 11, 2015

As Oklahoma County Commissioner Willa Johnson took the stage at Tuesday’s Wall of Fame event she urged the audience - and the entire city - to understand its role in helping to shape the lives of students in Oklahoma City Public Schools.

VIDEO: Our Kids

November 09, 2015

In this video we hear the stories of OKCPS students. At the Foundation for Oklahoma City Public Schools we seek to provide hope for every OKCPS student.


Math scores show significant gains across district

November 04, 2015

Middle and high school test scores in math showed significant improvement last year, Oklahoma City Public Schools announced this week.


Mary Mélon: These are Our Schools

September 01, 2015

These are not “those kids”. They are “our kids”. Which means, these are “Our Schools”.


Wilson excited about new post at Northwest Classen HS

August 05, 2015

NW Classen's new principal says he was looking to return to the high school level

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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