Teacher of the 12 months: Julie Cryer is Jenks Community Schools’ 2021-22 Teacher of the Year, district officers announced Tuesday.
A songs teacher at Jenks Center Faculty and an assistant band director, Cryer has taught for 23 a long time, such as 15 with Jenks General public Universities. She was picked by a committee of district directors, faculty board customers and Jenks instructors who beforehand competent as finalists for Oklahoma Trainer of the Yr.
Cryer will represent Jenks Community Universities in the 2022 statewide Trainer of the Yr contest.
Pre-K prowess: A new report from Rutgers University’s National Institute for Early Training Study ranked Oklahoma 2nd in the country for prekindergarten access for 4-year-olds, trailing only the District of Columbia.
Even with an enrollment fall in 2021 owing to COVID-19, the report noted that 64% of suitable 4-year-olds statewide participated in a community prekindergarten or Head Get started system, compared to 29% of eligible 4-year-olds nationwide.
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Title I meetings: Skiatook Public Educational institutions is internet hosting five internet site-unique Title I critique and father or mother conferences starting Tuesday at the district’s Instruction Support Heart, 355 S. Osage St.
On Tuesday, the district will host conferences at 9 a.m. for Marrs Elementary Faculty and 10:45 a.m. for Skiatook High Faculty.
The remaining 3 meetings will every single be at 9 a.m., with Skiatook Elementary College scheduled for Wednesday, Newman Center Faculty on Thursday and Skiatook Intermediate Elementary College on Friday.
Ten-hut!: Two JROTC coloration guard groups from Memorial Significant Faculty not long ago positioned third and 11th at the open amount colour guard opposition at the Countrywide Superior School Drill Team Championships in Daytona Beach front, Florida.
Students on the 3rd spot staff are Oswaldo Atilano, Sarah Duncan, Brittany Luetke and Austin Tabor.
Pupils on the 11th position crew are Ethan Gregory, Keenan Hugghins, Gage Labranche and Shamya Yearta.
COVID-19 by the figures: Six community school districts published up to date COVID-19 circumstance counts by the near of organization Friday.
Bartlesville Community Educational institutions claimed a single circumstance among the its college students and none between its employees. It also documented two pupils in quarantine thanks to near-get hold of publicity.
Equally Bixby Community Schools and Sand Springs Community Schools experienced no reported instances between their students and employees.
Damaged Arrow General public Universities described six cases amongst its pupils and a single case amongst its workers.
Collinsville Public Educational institutions experienced no noted circumstances between its team and two amid its college students.
Owasso Public Colleges noted two cases among the its learners and none amongst its personnel.
Jenks General public Colleges did not publish an update by the close of organization Friday. Tulsa Public Educational institutions was not in session Friday.
Berryhill, Glenpool, Sapulpa, Skiatook and Union have stopped publishing regular situation depend updates.
Commencement calendar: Charles Page Large School’s graduation ceremony is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Mabee Centre.
Faculty board calendar: The Sand Springs and Tulsa boards of education have conferences scheduled for Monday.
— Lenzy Krehbiel-Burton, Tulsa Environment