School News

Central Tech announces their Students of the Year

May 29, 2024 • Staff Reports
Central Tech recently held its End of the Year awards ceremony, with winners announced in morning and afternoon categories at their Sapulpa and Drumright campuses. See the winners inside.
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Summer meals and food programs through Sapulpa Schools and EBT

May 24, 2024 • Staff Reports
Summer EBT is available to qualified families to ensure extra food benefits for your children over the summer months. The school feeding program will be starting on May 28th. See inside for details.

Sapulpa Schools honors community service award winners, retirees, and milestone employees

May 23, 2024 • Submitted
Sapulpa Schools had a lot of hardware to hand out this year to a number of recipients, whether for community engagement or length of employment.

Sapulpa Assistant Superintendent Johnny Bilby named 2024 OASA District 8 Assistant Superintendent/Central Office Administrator of the Year 

May 3, 2024 • Submitted
Mr. Bilby, a Sapulpa High School graduate, has spent 27 years in education, with 22 of those at Sapulpa Public Schools. He has held the positions of teacher/coach, Assistant Principal, Junior High School Principal, Junior-Senior High School Principal, and now Assistant Superintendent.

Central Tech is Victorious at State Leadership and Skills Conference

May 3, 2024 • Central Tech
Central Tech is excited to share the excellent accomplishments of our students across 38 career competition events. A total of 17 students qualified for nationals in Atlanta, and 33 students secured top positions, with 18 achieving first place. Congratulations to all our talented students!

Car erupts into flames near Liberty STEM Elementary in Sapulpa

May 1, 2024 • Micah Choquette
A van burst into flames near Liberty STEM Elementary school in Sapulpa, right as the children were being let out for the day. There were no injuries reported, and the cause of the fire is under investigation.

Sapulpa Schools breaks ground on the new Westside sports complex

April 25, 2024 • Staff Reports
The complex is the first portion of last year's Chieftain Stronger bond package, which passed in September of 2023.

Central Tech Attends HOSA State Leadership Conference

April 22, 2024 • Submitted
Alice Rapp, from Mounds, took home the 3rd place medal in Sports Medicine (postsecondary). Congrats, Alice!

Central Tech’s Sapulpa Campus Inducts Students into National Technical Honors Society

April 22, 2024 • Submitted
“It is a great privilege to acknowledge these deserving students who excel in attendance, grades, and can-do attitude,” said Tera VanCleave, counselor and recruiter for the Central Tech Sapulpa campus. 

Sapulpa Middle School’s Alex West is the 2023-2024 District Teacher of the Year

April 20, 2024 • Submitted
"You can't be a great teacher without the support of great people and Sapulpa has some of the best people I've ever had the privilege of working with."