Owasso School News
In January, the Owasso Education Foundation (OEF) held its Northeast Mid-Winter Forum, which allowed for networking, collaboration and discussion of fundraising strategies among attendees from local education foundations including Dr. Karen Rose, director of local education foundation outreach for the Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence.Read More
The 2016-2017 school year began the first year of Owasso Public Schools’s five-year strategic plan, which will continue through 2022.
The plan was created with the help of a committee of more than 100 people from all areas of the community in order to bring variety to the table and to hear what they want, says School Superintendent Dr. Clark Ogilvie.Read More
On Nov. 11, representatives with the Owasso Education Foundation (OEF) presented Owasso Public Schools educators with $41,000 in teacher grants.Read More
Lt. j.g. Zack Repp, a 2009 Owasso High School graduate and Owasso native, is serving in the U.S. Navy with Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 126. Repp works with the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Squadron, VAW 126, also known as “Seahawks,” operating out of Norfolk, Virginia.Read More
FIRST PLACE: In October, the Pride of Owasso won first place at the 34th Annual Renegade Review Marching Band Championship at Union High School. The event featured marching bands from both Oklahoma and surrounding states.Read More
On Aug. 16, middle and high school students at Rejoice Christian Schools were welcomed on their first day of school to the brand new, multi-million dollar Rejoice Christian Schools (RCS) middle and high school campus, at 13407 E. 106th St. N.
The campus sits on a total of 65 acres of land, with Rejoice’s elementary school to the west.
In August, TTCU The Credit Union presented a $76,000 donation to Owasso Public Schools. The gift was the culmination of TTCU’s SOS – Support Our Schools challenge campaign and its School Pride program.Read More
The Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence recently recognized three Owasso High School graduates as 2016 academic all-staters: Morghan Cyr, Eden Letzkus and Brad Woolery. These students were among 100 Oklahoma public school seniors to receive this recognition.Read More
Former Owasso educator Cindy Jolley has been named executive director of the Owasso Education Foundation (OEF).
With the growth of OEF over the past two years, the hiring of a staff member to help with daily operations is necessary, says OEF Board of Trustees President Stephanie Horne. “Cindy brings a knowledge of the education climate, and she is a great ‘people person.’”Read More