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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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Expansion of Computer Science Education Needed

November 21, 2016

Preparing our children to be contributing citizens with the skills necessary to enter the workforce is a primary goal of public education.

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Inspiration Comes in Many Forms

November 07, 2016

The Wall of Fame honorees were impressive and articulate. But, it was the remarks by OKCPS District Teacher of the Year, Rebecka Binion, which provided true insight at what responsibility successful people have in nurturing the next generation.

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Foundation Thanks Community for Raising $140,000 to Coat-A-Kid

October 18, 2016

The district and The Foundation reached the goal of raising $140,000 to ensure more than 7,000 Oklahoma City Public Schools students will have a coat to keep them warm.

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Yes the Yellow Ballot

October 17, 2016

A no tax increase bond for critical needs for our schools is a no brainer. If you are a voter in the OKCPS district, Yes the Yellow Ballot.

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Kirkpatrick Foundation Donates $50,000 for Arts Education in Oklahoma City Public Schools

October 13, 2016

Oklahoma City Public Schools teachers will soon see an additional $50,000 to match donations for arts education requests on DonorsChoose.org.

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  • Cynthia Bothwell, Capitol Hill HS - Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Dwight Cunkle, Horace Mann ES - Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Jami Keys, Coolidge Elementary - Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Jamie Hinds, Webster Middle School - Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Kyla Kaufman, Bodine Elementary - Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Joanna Eldridge, Edgemere Elementary - Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • OKCPS Teacher of the Year: Anthony Chancellor, Belle Isle Enterprise Middle School
  • Cara Viviani, Sequoyah ES - Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Dr. Doretha Guion-Colbert, FD Moon Academy - Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • FOKCPS Strategic Impact
  • Would you run for President?
  • 2016 Wall of Fame Honoree Mason Williams
  • 2016 Wall of Fame Honoree Paula Pretlow