We are fortunate to live in a community that is supportive of public education and sincerely wants every child to experience academic success. The school board recently decided to embark on a major strategic planning initiative to develop a plan for the school district's future. I'm excited, and I want you to know that your involvement is critical to this effort! Our district is partnering with the Oklahoma State . . .
Board Meeting Highlights AUGUST Kristen Valentin & Dana Weber Both Ms. Weber and Ms. Valentin have been instrumental in the campaign for a local match to the Schusterman Family Foundation donation of $35,000 for Project Lead the Way in our elementary classrooms across all sites. Our total donations from the Sand Springs Community are now at $15,725.00! . . .
Congratulations to all those who were recognized during the June 6th Board Meeting! Each outstanding individual who was recognized received a Sand Springs Public Schools COIN OF EXCELLENCE. Superintendent Lloyd Snow (Retiring) Mr. Gary Watts, Administration (Retiring) Mr. Jim Roberts, Pratt Elem. Principal (Retiring) Mr. Ed Garrett, Athletics . . .
Welcome to Sand Springs and to a new school year! The excitement of things to come at this time of year is exhilarating and refreshing. We have a fantastic community and it is evident we deeply value our city, our schools, each other, and our children. Our community is a partnership between people who are interested in improvement and making Sand Springs the best that it can be. As a school district, we share these values. We are . . .
The Monday, May 2nd Board Meeting embraced more than policy and financial decisions. It also embraced the act of selflessness and giving back. The Sand Springs Chamber of Commerce recently held a Roast of Lloyd Snow, our current Superintendent of schools. Per Chamber President, Kristin Valentin, over 255 people attended the roast and it brought in more than anticipated. The Chamber had already planned to share the profits with . . .
At the January 4, 2016 board meeting the school building and almost 5 acre site of the former Twin Cities Elementary School was declared surplus and is now available for sale or lease to the general public. The school served the Twin Cities area as an elementary school until closed in 2003. It was subsequently renovated and used first as the Sandite Child Development Center and then by Community Action Project for its head start program until closed in 2009 when the new Early Childhood Education Center was opened. The property is located at 11 South 65th West Ave. More information is available by clicking here .
Sand Springs Schools is proud to announce the use of Peachjar as the method to distribute flyers via email distribution throughout the District. Instead of sending home paper flyers with students, parents have access to the Peachjar site where flyers are colorfully posted online. Why the move to electronic instead of paper flyers? Many times flyers being sent home are easily missed and important school information goes unseen. By using Peachjar for flyers, we know that every parent will have access to the information at their fingertips. In addition, the online . . .
Hey, there! Did you know that Sand Springs Schools' staff and students have been busy as bees? There has been lots of buzzing excitement and industrious learning going on and we want you to know what we've been up to! Click on the link(s) below and share in the sweet honey of our diligence. Be sure to check back each month! August 2016 2015-2016 August 2015 January 2016 September 2015 February 2016 October 2015 March 2016 November 2015 April 2016 December 2015 May 2016
Early Childhood Education Center August 2016 Breakfast & Lunch NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION September 2016 Breakfast & Lunch NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION October 2016 Breakfast & Lunch NUTRITION INFORMATION November 2016 Breakfast & Lunch NUTRITION INFORMATION December 2016 Breakfast & Lunch NUTRITION INFORMATION January 2017 Breakfast & Lunch NUTRITION INFORMATION February 2017 Breakfast & Lunch NUTRITION INFORMATION March 2017 Breakfast & Lunch NUTRITION INFORMATION April 2017 Breakfast & Lunch NUTRITION INFORMATION May 2017 Breakfast & Lunch NUTRITION INFORMATION Elementaries ~ Northwoods, Garfield, Angus, Limestone and Pratt August 2016 Breakfast & Lunch NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION September 2016 Breakfast & Lunch NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION . . .