Like every school district in our area, this latest surge of COVID-19 has caused another set of challenges to navigate. In particular, our staff has been significantly impacted by COVID-19 and general illness (flu, stomach bug, etc.) that we are all used to seeing this time of year.
School sites in the Owasso Public Schools District announced their 2021-22 Teacher of the Year Award recipients recently, as the district continued its tradition of recognizing excellence in the classroom through the State of Oklahoma Teacher of the Year program.
Owasso High School senior Ronald Walker was named by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation as one of approximately 16,000 Semifinalists in the 67th annual National Merit Scholarship Program on Wednesday, Sept. 15.
If you would like to confirm your student's bus number as well as pick-up/drop off time, you can use the address lookup tool (linked in the title "Bus Route Information" above) for complete information. Should you have any questions, please contact the OPS Transportation Office at 918-272-2231.
Due to continued staffing shortages, Ator Elementary & Smith Elementary will temporarily move to distance learning for the remainder of the week (Jan. 19-21). All other sites will continue with in-person instruction at this time.
This is a reminder that there will be no school from January 17 - 18. January 17 is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and on January 18, staff will be participating in a virtual professional development day.
Virtual learning enrollment for the second semester will open on Monday, Nov. 22 and close on Friday, Dec. 10. Parents who have students currently enrolled in virtual learning and wish for their student to return to a brick and mortar classroom for the second semester can also use this window of time to communicate those wishes to the district, as well.
As we head back to school, it is extremely important that students, staff, and parents take proper safety precautions before, during, and after school. Please review these transportation safety tips to ensure a safe and healthy school year.
We invite you to join Senator J.J. Dossett and Representative Mark Vancuren from 7:00-8:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 25 for a discussion of the legislative process in advance of the 2022 session titled, "How a Bill Becomes a Law."
Part of the Owasso Public Schools InfoSnap System is an online Permission to Ride the Bus form. Thank you for going over the rules with your student and signing the online form.
If your student is a bus rider to/from school, we could use some additional information to help with our bus routes. Please complete the following at your earliest convenience. If you have questions, please call Transportation at 918-272-2231.