On Feb. 9, Bixby residents will vote on a school bond issue for more than $142 million that aims to address the needs of the growing school district for the next 10 years.Read More
The 2015 regular season was a roller coaster ride for Bixby High’s defending Class 6AII State Champions.
But once the playoffs started, it was smooth sailing for the Spartans who never veered off course in their pursuit of hoisting a second Gold Ball.Read More
BAND ACCOLADES: The Pride of Bixby ended its marching season as the Oklahoma Bandmaster’s Association (OBA) Class 6A II Champion. The Pride was also awarded with OBA’s Caption Awards for High General Effect and High Music. It placed fifth overall at the OBA contest.Read More
OUTREACH CENTER FUNDRAISER: The Mr. Bixby competition, held Nov. 5, saw 18 boys compete in the categories of athletic wear, formal wear and talent. The event raised $516 dollars that was donated to the Bixby Outreach Center.Read More
Educators throughout the Bixby school district and greater Tulsa are experiencing the generosity of its local community.
In September, ImpactTulsa launched an effort to help fund supplies for kindergarten through third grade literacy innovations for Tulsa-area teachers. ImpactTulsa launched the match project with 15 partner school districts through donorschoose.org and with matching support from two local foundations, George Kaiser Family Foundation and Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation.Read More
The Board of Education of the Bixby Public School District has announced that statutorily qualified individuals interested in running as a candidate for the No. 1 seat on the Bixby Board of Education may file to run for this seat at the Tulsa County Election Board between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Dec. 7-9.Read More
On Oct. 9, Bixby High School drama students performed The Picture of Dorian Gray at the Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association (OSSAA) Regional One-Act Competition under the direction of drama teacher Betty Fisher-Stanton.Read More
“We will never forget” are the words written on the banner that the Wealaka Chapter of DAR hangs each Sept. 11 at the entrance to Washington Irving Park.Read More
During the 2014-15 school year, Bixby Public Schools administrators determined that it would undergo a district-wide implementation of Great Expectations (GE).Read More
Cadet Raylynn Decator was awarded the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution ROTC Bronze Medal at the 16th annual Bixby High School JROTC Awards Assembly on May 7. Students selected for this honor must be in the upper 25 percent of their classes in ROTC and in academic subjects and demonstrate dependability and good character, adherence to military discipline, leadership abilities, and a fundamental and patriotic understanding of the importance of ROTC training. Jane Gibson, national defense chairman for the Wealaka Chapter of the Oklahoma Society DAR, presented the distinguished medal and ribbon bar.Read More