Education

Tulsa Public Schools switches back to distance learning for pre-K through third grade

Date: Nov. 30, 2020

TULSA — Less than three weeks after bringing back its youngest students, the state’s second largest public school district is going back to distance learning ...

Wynona and Avant school districts to resume distance learning after break

Date: Nov. 29, 2020

Two area school districts are slow rolling their return to in-person instruction after Thanksgiving.

In a letter to parents dated Nov. 27, Wynona Public Schools ...

Ponca City Public Schools moves to distance learning due to rising COVID-19 cases

Date: Nov. 20, 2020

Photo caption: Ponca City Public Schools joins school districts across the state that are transitioning to distance learning due to rising COVID-19 cases in their ...

Pawhuska secondary schools' transition to distance learning through Thanksgiving Break

Date: Nov. 17, 2020

Pawhuska Public Schools’ secondary students will be staying in distance learning longer than originally anticipated.

On Nov. 15, the district announced that its junior high ...

Sovereign Community School placed on probation for remainder of 2020-2021 school year

Date: Nov. 16, 2020

OKLAHOMA CITY — Citing continued financial struggles and missed reporting deadlines, an Indigenous charter school’s accreditation has been downgraded.

On Nov. 12, the Oklahoma state ...

Oklahoma City Public Schools transitions to distance learning for remainder of semester

Date: Nov. 13, 2020

After a week of all campuses back to in-person learning, Skiatook Public Schools is once again pivoting to distance learning.

Citing the number of students ...

Due to COVID-19 exposure, Pawhuska secondary schools will be virtual Nov. 13

Date: Nov. 12, 2020

Pawhuska’s secondary students are getting a virtual day.

On Nov. 12, officials with Pawhuska Public Schools announced that a member of the high school ...

Union Public Schools board of education votes to drop controversial mascot

Date: Nov. 10, 2020

Photo caption: Union Public Schools board of education voted to drop its controversial mascot. Courtesy Photo

TULSA — One of Oklahoma’s largest public school districts ...

Hominy elementary school transitions to distance learning through Nov. 20

Date: Nov. 9, 2020

Photo caption: Horace Mann Elementary in Hominy, Oklahoma, will transition to distance learning through Nov. 20. CODY HAMMER/Osage News

With Oklahoma’s COVID-19 case ...

Pipestem named National Merit semifinalist

Date: Nov. 2, 2020

Parrish Pipestem, a student at Booker T. Washington, has been named a National Merit semifinalist.

Pipestem, Osage/Cherokee and of the Grayhorse District, is among ...