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Support staff brings enormous value to Oklahoma City Public Schools

April 22, 2018

The Foundation for Oklahoma City Public Schools will be highlighting three “Super Support Staff” at the upcoming Stars of Education/Teacher of the Year awards presentation on May 1.


Oklahoma City Public Schools students benefiting from community partners collaboration

April 08, 2018

Agencies from across the metro have come together to meet, plan and collaborate with each other and Oklahoma City Public Schools staff to be sure our kids are fed and taken care of.


Huge donation brings relief for thousands of teachers

March 28, 2018

Tuesday night, in one fell swoop, every single DonorsChoose.org classroom project in Oklahoma City Public Schools was funded.


Ramifications of teacher strike are far-reaching

March 25, 2018

Besides the obvious fact that students won't be learning, there are countless other issues that school districts are navigating as they prepare for this historic event.


Now Hiring: Administrative Assistant / ReadOKC Coordinator

March 16, 2018

Interested in working for The FOundation of OKlahoma CIty Public SChools? View our application.


Adverse childhood experiences have negative impact on students

March 11, 2018

We must teach our community about resiliency from adverse childhood experiences before transcendence is possible.


Educators should be talking about kids, not guns

February 25, 2018

Educators and education leaders should be spending their time talking about kids; how to make them successful, how to meet their educational needs, how to understand and help fulfill their hopes and dreams.

Reports & Assessments


See what we've been doing

  • 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