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Our schools aren’t the same as they used to be

October 03, 2016

I have seen nostesia in our city. Some examples include comments such as, “When I was in school, our parents took care of us” and “If only there were good principals like there used to be.”

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The Great Commitment plan has merits that deserve our support

September 19, 2016

Benjamin Franklin said that failing to plan was planning to fail. The process of planning is critically important to businesses, nonprofit organizations and school districts.

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Alta D. Price Joins The Foundation for OKCPS

September 13, 2016

The Foundation for Oklahoma City Public Schools welcomes Alta D. Price as manager of outreach and programs.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Oklahoma City Public Schools' new year brings challenges, opportunities

August 08, 2016

Oklahoma City Public Schools' new year brings challenges, opportunities

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