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Donna Gradel is one of five teachers from across the country who will be inducted into the National Teachers Hall of Fame during a ceremony in Kansas next summer.
As other major districts return to classrooms, TPS remains on track to spend the first nine weeks of the 2020-21 school year in distance learning.
Last week, Jenks announced that schools would reopen in person because local COVID-19 cases were "substantially" lower than they were when the original decision was made in early August.
TPS is returning to its summer meal service model on Monday, meaning all students 18 and younger will be able to receive breakfast, lunch and dinner meals free of charge until further notice.
The Tulsa school board's longest-serving member until her narrow defeat during a run-off election in June, Fate was overjoyed to see the parade of vehicles stopping in front of her house near Memorial Middle School.
Rosewood, located at 4300 E. Gary St. near Events Park, is Broken Arrow Public Schools' 16th elementary school.
Administrators say they are pivoting from distance learning to in-person learning on Sept. 10 due to a decline in COVID-19 cases in Tulsa County.
Monday morning proved to be an overwhelming experience for teachers and administrators at Tulsa elementary schools as they helped families adjust to a different kind of school year.
The $21 million Stem Innovation Center, located behind Casey’s General Store on Albany Street and County Line Road, is possible thanks to a 2015 bond package.