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2019 Keep It Local Cards to Benefit The Foundation for OKCPS

November 26, 2018

2019 Keep It Local cards are now available for purchase and will help support area schools.

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Change is coming to school district

November 18, 2018

The process underway through Oklahoma City Public Schools' "Pathway to Greatness" is exactly that. Our end result will be a redefining and reshaping of our school district.

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The Foundation for Oklahoma City Public Schools' Wall of Fame Inducts Bayless, Burge and Norton

November 06, 2018

Honorees demonstrate students’ dreams are within reach.

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Celebrity chef Rick Bayless visits Oklahoma City school

November 05, 2018

Chef Bayless was able to produce a lesson that really hit home.

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Celebrating diversity boosts Oklahoma City's unity

October 14, 2018

Beyond the moral need to welcome our fellow citizens as friends, it is clear that diversity in our city brings a richness of ideas that broaden our thinking.

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Our Best Investment is in our children

September 23, 2018

Our Best Investment is in our children. Not many could dispute that statement, and a new campaign sponsored by The Foundation for Oklahoma City Public Schools will highlight all the reasons why.

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Bilingualism something to be treasured, celebrated in Oklahoma City public schools

September 09, 2018

The Foundation developed and runs a program that is funding and supporting college education and teacher certification for bilingual paraprofessionals working in the district. The Bilingual Teacher Pipeline Project currently has 39 bilingual paraprofessionals on their way to becoming teachers for OKCPS.

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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