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Kante Group to provide Chieftain TV students paid internships to help produce new podcast

March 9, 2021

Plus, boys and girls basketball teams advance to state!

Bartlett grants highlight January Board of Education Meeting

January 21, 2021

The first meeting of the Sapulpa School Board of Education in 2021 was highlighted by recognitions, approval of the Bartlett Foundation grants, and a mid-year financial update.

Sapulpa Schools will no longer penalize students who fail a drug test but have a medical marijuana card

September 22, 2020

To be clear, it is still against school policy for any student to use, sell, be under the influence of, or be in possession of marijuana on school premises or at school-related activities.

Roughly 25% of Sapulpa Public Schools students are virtual

September 22, 2020

Assistant Superintendent says Sapulpa Schools is “light years ahead” on virtual learning.

SPS refines “Return to Learn” plan in Board of Education Meeting

August 17, 2020

Sapulpa Board of Education looks at options regarding in-person vs virtual school, and gauges the reaction from students regarding extra-curricular activities.

BOE Awards Bid on $9.9M GO Bond

April 23, 2020

The sale of the GO Bond on Tuesday is one part of the series of projects in the LR Bond approved by voters and will not generate any new taxes.

Eric Maddox to speak at new school year assembly

July 11, 2019

Maddox is most famously known for the interrogation that lead to the operation code-named “Red Dawn,” that lead to the capture and execution of former President of Iraq Saddam Hussein in 2003.

Hoover named new president of School Board

April 14, 2019

The most important item on the agenda was the reorganization of the School Board. Larry Hoover was nominated as President, and outgoing president Melinda Ryan was approved as 1st Vice President, taking over for Steve McCormick. Wayne Richards remained as 2nd Vice President after a motion and approval.

BOE Meeting passes yearbooks, STEM grant, Paypal account and more

March 18, 2019

Special attention was called to Sapulpa’s nurse shortage, of which for the suggested five full-time nurses, Sapulpa only has two, and one part-time.

BOE Meeting includes legislative update, personnel matters

February 18, 2019

BOE Attendees heard from Representatives Mark Lawson and Kyle Hilbert, and discussed everything from virtual charter schools to personnel matters