Owasso School News
In January, Bailey Medical Center kicked off its annual PLAY Program by visiting Owasso’s eight elementary schools. The PLAY (Parents, Learning Activities, Youth) Program is an initiative designed to help create a healthy community by creating healthy families.Read More
In the upcoming issues of the Owasso Rambler, we will highlight Owasso Public Schools’ 14 Teachers of the Year. In the first installment are Amy Toombs, Kara Warner, Adri Blevins and Betty Holleman: teachers from four of Owasso’s elementary schools.Read More
GIANT STAGE: On Oct. 13, Owasso Seventh Grade Center choir students performed the National Anthem at the Oklahoma City Thunder preseason exhibition game at the BOK Center in downtown Tulsa. Students sang to a sold-out arena of nearly 18,000.Read More
Owasso’s Ram Academy has been named a recipient of this year’s Crystal Star Award of Excellence in Dropout Recovery, Intervention and Prevention by the National Dropout Prevention Network. It was the only school in the country to receive the award this year.Read More
ANTICIPATED SPEAKER: On Oct. 13, the Owasso Character Council welcomed Jay Wilkinson, fifth from left, as its special guest for its annual Lunch with Character. Wilkinson is the son of legendary University of Oklahoma football coach Bud Wilkinson and the author of “Dear Jay, Love Dad: Bud Wilkinson’s Letters to His Son.” At the event, two new initiatives were announced for 2015-16 as the organization begins strategic partnerships with individuals and organizations in order to provide college scholarships.Read More
Dr. Amy Fichtner credits education with directing many of her life’s paths.
It was while she was working as a tutor in college that she met her future husband, who was also a tutor.
The Pride of Owasso Marching Band has completed another successful marching band season, recently returning from Bands of America’s Grand National Championships, held in Indianapolis, Ind., where it competed in the semi-finals.Read More
Kristin Chenoweth, a Tony and Emmy Award winning singer and actress, shared her years of experience and expertise with area high school and college fine arts students.Read More
Owasso Mid-High’s Kelley Raby knows that her desire to be a teacher began early in life, but pinpointing what started her down that path is not as easy for her.Read More