Oklahoma Public School Enrollment Reaches Historic HighOklahoma has more than 700,000 students in public school for the first time in state history. The State Department of Education reports showing 5,000 more students in school this year - than last. Comparing Oklahoma's enrollment to data nationally, many s
TPS Still Looking To Fill Positions Before School Year Begins
Tulsa Public School leaders say the district is making progress in filling its open positions. The district held an employment expo today. TPS officials say about 50 people showed up to apply for jobs ranging from special education to principal positions.
Bacone College Announces It Will Remain OpenBacone College announced today that it will not be closing after all. According to representatives, the school has experienced decreases in donations and enrollment over the past few years and are currently operating in a deficit for the current year. The school says they have taken positive steps to reduce their operation expenses, ultimately this reduction comes in the form of layoffs of several staff members. “The Board of Trustees expresses its appreciation for the efforts...
Report: Tulsa Third-Grade Reading Improves, Concern For Older Students
A new report is just out on the state of education in Tulsa, and it's showing progress for third-grade reading students, and some concerns for middle and high schoolers. Impact Tulsa analyzes the data from schools and all the standardized test. They reported the newest numbers to districts Thursday evening. Tulsa-area high schools are graduating more students - 83 percent right now - but most are not prepared for college. That's according to high school ACT scor...