Tulsa School News
Teachers at Tulsa Public Schools’ Mark Twain Elementary are experiencing firsthand the generosity of the local community.
Recently, teachers at Mark Twain were searching for ways they could get items for their classrooms that they couldn’t afford to purchase themselves.Read More
In October, Tulsa Public Schools announced that it is currently hiring support positions, including in the areas of child nutrition, transportation and operations.Read More
UNITING COMMUNITY: The Central High School Drumline performs Oct. 6 at Stand Up Against Bullying, a bullying prevention rally hosted by the Oklahoma Center for Community Justice with the help of the Anti-Bullying Collaboration at Guthrie Green in downtown Tulsa.Read More
When Tulsa Public Schools opened for the 2015-16 school year on Aug. 20, a certified teacher was waiting in every classroom.
Given the severe teacher shortage in Oklahoma, TPS took extreme measures to ensure that every child has a certified teacher in each classroom.Read More
NEW LEADERSHIP: Dr. Deborah Gist visits with students and teachers at Celia Clinton Elementary, 1740 N. Harvard Ave., on July 1, Gist’s first official day as Tulsa Public Schools Superintendent. Gist visited three other school sites that morning and, in the evening, attended a welcome reception, held at the TPS Education Service Center.Read More
Growing up in a family that valued learning, Margaret “Meg” Deweese could have easily been set on an early path to becoming an educator.
“Growing up, we took vacations to battlefields,” she says. “Both my parents loved education and loved to learn.”Read More
Tulsa Public Schools has announced its five finalists for the district’s 2014 Teacher of the Year award. The winner will be announced at the annual employee banquet on May 1.Read More
THE YEAR OF THE HORSE: On Jan. 31, in celebration of the Chinese New Year, Hoover Elementary students parade through the hallways carrying noisemakers and art projects. The parade also celebrates the school’s relationship with Renhe Jie School in Chongqing, China.Read More
DOWNTOWN PARADE: Tulsa Public Schools’ Central High School Marching Band marched in the Veterans Day Parade Nov. 11. Many Tulsa Public Schools participated in the parade as well as the Union and Bixby school districts.Read More