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2017 Great Graduates to be honored at homecoming game Oct. 13

Every fall, the Broken Arrow High School (BAHS) Alumni Association selects a group of “Great Graduates” who exhibit strong leadership skills and remain dedicated to service within their community, bringing honor to their alma . . .

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Broken Arrow’s homecoming week to welcome back alumni Oct. 9-13

Broken Arrow Public Schools’ (BAPS) homecoming and its traditions continually welcome hundreds of alumni, family and friends back home each fall. The 2017 edition of this year’s homecoming celebration, “The Happiest Place on . . .

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Broken Arrow’s Timber Ridge Elementary to be dedicated to students, community Oct. 2

To celebrate the opening of Broken Arrow’s newest elementary school, Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) is hosting a Timber Ridge dedication ceremony for the community on Oct. 2 from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tours of the building will . . .

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Broken Arrow’s Timber Ridge Elementary to be dedicated to students, community Oct. 2

To celebrate the opening of Broken Arrow’s newest elementary school, Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) is hosting a Timber Ridge dedication ceremony for the community on Oct. 2 from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tours of the building will . . .

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BA’s Donna Gradel receives media coverage from across Oklahoma

2018 Oklahoma Teacher of the Year and Broken Arrow’s own Mrs. Donna Gradel is receiving media attention from across the state. Check out this snapshot of the coverage:      ArrowVision Tulsa World . . .

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BA’s Donna Gradel receives media coverage from across Oklahoma

2018 Oklahoma Teacher of the Year and Broken Arrow’s own Mrs. Donna Gradel is receiving media attention from across the state. Check out this snapshot of the coverage:      ArrowVision Tulsa World . . .

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Broken Arrow’s Donna Gradel named Oklahoma Teacher of the Year for innovative teaching style

Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) teacher Donna Gradel was named Oklahoma’s 2018 Teacher of the Year by State Superintendent Joy Hofmeister at a recent ceremony in Oklahoma City. She is the third Broken Arrow teacher to be . . .

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Seven Broken Arrow High School students named 2018 National Merit Semifinalists

Seven Broken Arrow High School (BAHS) students have been named as this year’s National Merit Semifinalists for their prestigious academic accomplishments. Mason Bishop, Hunter Janway, Edward Lambert, Jacob Mattke, Easton Moore, . . .

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Seven Broken Arrow High School students named 2018 National Merit Semifinalists

Seven Broken Arrow High School (BAHS) students have been named as this year’s National Merit Semifinalists for their prestigious academic accomplishments. Mason Bishop, Hunter Janway, Edward Lambert, Jacob Mattke, Easton Moore, . . .

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State Teacher of the Year finalist from Broken Arrow recognized with Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators

Broken Arrow High School teacher and State Teacher of the Year finalist Donna Gradel was recently recognized with the Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators from the United States Environmental Protection Agency . . .

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State Teacher of the Year finalist from Broken Arrow recognized with Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators

Broken Arrow High School teacher and State Teacher of the Year finalist Donna Gradel was recently recognized with the Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators from the United States Environmental Protection Agency . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools unites together for the Tulsa Area United Way in September

This year’s United Way campaign kicks off in September, and BAPS staff will have a number of opportunities to support the organization with various activities and fundraising events. Broken Arrow Public Schools’ goal for this . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools unites together for the Tulsa Area United Way in September

This year’s United Way campaign kicks off in September, and BAPS staff will have a number of opportunities to support the organization with various activities and fundraising events. Broken Arrow Public Schools’ goal for this . . .

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Open House for secondary school sites offer important info to parents about classroom experience

Every fall, Broken Arrow’s secondary school sites offer an Open House, which allows for parents to learn important information about their child’s classroom experience.  During an Open House, teachers will share their . . .

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Open House for secondary school sites offer important info to parents about classroom experience

Every fall, Broken Arrow’s secondary school sites offer an Open House, which allows for parents to learn important information about their child’s classroom experience.  During an Open House, teachers will share their . . .

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2017 Athletic Hall of Fame inductees to be honored Saturday

Broken Arrow Public Schools’ (BAPS) Athletic Department will recognize the 2017 Broken Arrow Athletic Hall of Fame class during halftime of the Tigers season-opening football game Saturday. This year’s inductees are: Jon . . .

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2017 Athletic Hall of Fame inductees to be honored Saturday

Broken Arrow Public Schools’ (BAPS) Athletic Department will recognize the 2017 Broken Arrow Athletic Hall of Fame class during halftime of the Tigers season-opening football game Saturday. This year’s inductees are: Jon . . .

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Sequoyah Middle School celebrates 50 years with renovated building, bronze sculpture

To celebrate its 50 th birthday and newly renovated building, Broken Arrow Public Schools’ (BAPS) Sequoyah Middle School is hosting a ribbon cutting and sculpture unveiling ceremony to honor the life of Cherokee leader Sequoyah on Aug. . . .

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Sequoyah Middle School celebrates 50 years with renovated building, bronze sculpture

To celebrate its 50 th birthday and newly renovated building, Broken Arrow Public Schools’ (BAPS) Sequoyah Middle School is hosting a ribbon cutting and sculpture unveiling ceremony to honor the life of Cherokee leader Sequoyah on Aug. . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools to administer SAT at no cost to juniors in April

The SAT is the nation's most widely used admissions test among colleges and universities, so Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) recently partnered with the College Board to administer the exam to all juniors at no cost on April 10. The . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools to administer SAT at no cost to juniors in April

The SAT is the nation's most widely used admissions test among colleges and universities, so Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) recently partnered with the College Board to administer the exam to all juniors at no cost on April 10. The . . .

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ESPN to broadcast live from Broken Arrow-Union season opener Aug. 26

Tickets on sale at athletic office this week

Tickets to the season-opening Broken Arrow-Union football game will be available for purchase in the Broken Arrow Athletic Office, Aug. 22-24, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. General admission tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students. . . .

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ESPN to broadcast live from Broken Arrow-Union season opener Aug. 26

Tickets on sale at athletic office this week

Tickets to the season-opening Broken Arrow-Union football game will be available for purchase in the Broken Arrow Athletic Office, Aug. 22-24, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. General admission tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students. . . .

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BAPS district receives State Superintendent Award for Excellence in Career and Technology Education

Because of its efforts in providing students with opportunities that prepare them for the workforce, Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) was recently awarded the 2017-18 State Superintendent Award for Excellence in Career and Technology . . .

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BAPS district receives State Superintendent Award for Excellence in Career and Technology Education

Because of its efforts in providing students with opportunities that prepare them for the workforce, Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) was recently awarded the 2017-18 State Superintendent Award for Excellence in Career and Technology . . .

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Broken Arrow’s PTA Council named state council of the year

Throughout much of the district's history, the Broken Arrow Parent Teacher Association (BAPTA) Council has played an active role in improving public education for Broken Arrow students. Recently, this group’s hard work . . .

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Broken Arrow’s PTA Council named state council of the year

Throughout much of the district's history, the Broken Arrow Parent Teacher Association (BAPTA) Council has played an active role in improving public education for Broken Arrow students. Recently, this group’s hard work . . .

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BAPS’ Mentoring Healthy Parents program helps pregnant, parenting teens complete high school

As the longstanding Margaret Hudson Program ends its services for pregnant teenagers, Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) is stepping in to fill the gap with its Mentoring Healthy Parents (MHP) program for the 2017-18 school year. . . .

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BAPS’ Mentoring Healthy Parents program helps pregnant, parenting teens complete high school

As the longstanding Margaret Hudson Program ends its services for pregnant teenagers, Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) is stepping in to fill the gap with its Mentoring Healthy Parents (MHP) program for the 2017-18 school year. . . .

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BAPS, City of BA join “Drop It & Drive” campaign to curb distracted driving

Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) and the City of Broken Arrow are raising awareness of distracted driving by installing “Drop It & Drive” signs in school zones throughout the city. City and school officials recently . . .

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BAPS, City of BA join “Drop It & Drive” campaign to curb distracted driving

Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) and the City of Broken Arrow are raising awareness of distracted driving by installing “Drop It & Drive” signs in school zones throughout the city. City and school officials recently . . .

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Broken Arrow Instructional Specialist chosen as first K-12 OER research fellow for the Open Education Group

Rebecca Morales, science instructional specialist at Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS), was recently named a 2017-18 research fellow with the Open Education Group (OEG). The OEG is committed to expanding the research base on the cost . . .

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Broken Arrow Instructional Specialist chosen as first K-12 OER research fellow for the Open Education Group

Rebecca Morales, science instructional specialist at Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS), was recently named a 2017-18 research fellow with the Open Education Group (OEG). The OEG is committed to expanding the research base on the cost . . .

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Parent Nights offer important info to parents about child’s classroom experience

Broken Arrow Public Schools’ “Parent Nights” are a valuable opportunity for early childhood and elementary parents to learn important information about their child's classroom experience. “Parent engagement is . . .

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Parent Nights offer important info to parents about child’s classroom experience

Broken Arrow Public Schools’ “Parent Nights” are a valuable opportunity for early childhood and elementary parents to learn important information about their child's classroom experience. “Parent engagement is . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools Indian Education program donates school supplies to eligible students

With one of the largest Native American student populations in Oklahoma, Broken Arrow Public Schools is pleased to host its annual Indian Education school supply distribution event for eligible students at the Broken Arrow Options Academy on . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools Indian Education program donates school supplies to eligible students

With one of the largest Native American student populations in Oklahoma, Broken Arrow Public Schools is pleased to host its annual Indian Education school supply distribution event for eligible students at the Broken Arrow Options Academy on . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools teacher Donna Gradel selected as state Teacher of the Year finalist

The Oklahoma State Department of Education named Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) teacher Donna Gradel as one of 12 finalists for the 2018 Oklahoma Teacher of the Year during the State Department of Education’s EngageOK education . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools teacher Donna Gradel selected as state Teacher of the Year finalist

The Oklahoma State Department of Education named Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) teacher Donna Gradel as one of 12 finalists for the 2018 Oklahoma Teacher of the Year during the State Department of Education’s EngageOK education . . .

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Broken Arrow Board of Education names new director of performing arts center

Since 2009, the Broken Arrow Performing Arts Center (BAPAC) has acted as the cornerstone of the arts district in downtown Broken Arrow and is a premier venue for Broken Arrow Public Schools’ (BAPS) fine arts programs, Broadway tours, . . .

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Broken Arrow Board of Education names new director of performing arts center

Since 2009, the Broken Arrow Performing Arts Center (BAPAC) has acted as the cornerstone of the arts district in downtown Broken Arrow and is a premier venue for Broken Arrow Public Schools’ (BAPS) fine arts programs, Broadway tours, . . .

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BAPS encourages summer reading opportunities for students through partnership with BA libraries

It’s known as the “summer slide” by experts and is far from being as exciting as it sounds. The summer slide is the result of young minds resting in idle during the three-month break from school, sometimes losing more than . . .

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BAPS encourages summer reading opportunities for students through partnership with BA libraries

It’s known as the “summer slide” by experts and is far from being as exciting as it sounds. The summer slide is the result of young minds resting in idle during the three-month break from school, sometimes losing more than . . .

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Broken Arrow Special Olympians bring home hardware following 48th annual Summer Games

Not even an Oklahoma thunderstorm could keep thousands of athletes, coaches and volunteers from traveling to Stillwater, Okla., for the 48th annual Special Olympics Summer Games May 17-19. After three days of exciting Olympic-style . . .

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Broken Arrow Special Olympians bring home hardware following 48th annual Summer Games

Not even an Oklahoma thunderstorm could keep thousands of athletes, coaches and volunteers from traveling to Stillwater, Okla., for the 48th annual Special Olympics Summer Games May 17-19. After three days of exciting Olympic-style . . .

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Class of 2017 accepts $7.9 million in scholarships, college and career center ensures success after high school

Amidst a number of achievements both inside and outside the classroom, Broken Arrow Public Schools’ (BAPS) Class of 2017 proved themselves to be one of a kind. On May 15, more than 1,100 students celebrated their commencement and . . .

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Class of 2017 accepts $7.9 million in scholarships, college and career center ensures success after high school

Amidst a number of achievements both inside and outside the classroom, Broken Arrow Public Schools’ (BAPS) Class of 2017 proved themselves to be one of a kind. On May 15, more than 1,100 students celebrated their commencement and . . .

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BA’s Class of 2017 says farewell during commencement ceremony

With more than 15,000 parents, friends, families and teachers in attendance at Tulsa’s BOK Center, the Class of 2017 said farewell to a chapter in their lives at Broken Arrow Public Schools’ (BAPS) 109th commencement ceremony. . . .

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BA’s Class of 2017 says farewell during commencement ceremony

With more than 15,000 parents, friends, families and teachers in attendance at Tulsa’s BOK Center, the Class of 2017 said farewell to a chapter in their lives at Broken Arrow Public Schools’ (BAPS) 109th commencement ceremony. . . .

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Spring issue of Arrowpoint Magazine now available online

Please click here to view the latest issue of Broken Arrow Public Schools’ (BAPS) digital Arrowpoint Magazine. Because this award-winning district publication is delivered electronically, the district is able to publish information in . . .

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Spring issue of Arrowpoint Magazine now available online

Please click here to view the latest issue of Broken Arrow Public Schools’ (BAPS) digital Arrowpoint Magazine. Because this award-winning district publication is delivered electronically, the district is able to publish information in . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools supports gross production tax increase as a resolution for education funding shortfall

In an effort to urge legislators to increase a tax on oil and gas production as a solution for the state’s education funding shortfall, Broken Arrow Public Schools Board of Education has followed suit with Tulsa Public Schools and . . .

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Broken Arrow High School student named as a finalist in U.S. Presidential Scholars Program

Broken Arrow High School (BAHS) senior Jada Holliday was recently named as a finalist in the 2017 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program. “Inclusion in the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program, now in its . . .

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Broken Arrow High School student named as a finalist in U.S. Presidential Scholars Program

Broken Arrow High School (BAHS) senior Jada Holliday was recently named as a finalist in the 2017 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program. “Inclusion in the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program, now in its . . .

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Broken Arrow names Donna Gradel as District Teacher of the Year for innovative, real-world teaching style

It wasn’t how Donna Gradel thought her teaching career would begin in 1986. She aspired to become a high school biology teacher and a basketball coach, however, the demand for special education teachers far outweighed her dreams after . . .

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Broken Arrow names Donna Gradel as District Teacher of the Year for innovative, real-world teaching style

It wasn’t how Donna Gradel thought her teaching career would begin in 1986. She aspired to become a high school biology teacher and a basketball coach, however, the demand for special education teachers far outweighed her dreams after . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools names 2017 District Teacher of the Year, Support Employee of the Year

Amidst the gratitude and applause from more than 700 people in attendance at the fourth annual Star Awards Gala at the Tulsa Renaissance Hotel, Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) announced Broken Arrow High School science teacher Donna Gradel . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools names 2017 District Teacher of the Year, Support Employee of the Year

Amidst the gratitude and applause from more than 700 people in attendance at the fourth annual Star Awards Gala at the Tulsa Renaissance Hotel, Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) announced Broken Arrow High School science teacher Donna Gradel . . .

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Two Broken Arrow High School students named semifinalists in U.S. Presidential Scholars Program

Broken Arrow High School (BAHS) seniors Jada Holliday and Jacob Taylor were recently named semifinalists in the 2017 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program. “Inclusion in the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program, now in its 53 rd . . .

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Two Broken Arrow High School students named semifinalists in U.S. Presidential Scholars Program

Broken Arrow High School (BAHS) seniors Jada Holliday and Jacob Taylor were recently named semifinalists in the 2017 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program. “Inclusion in the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program, now in its 53 rd . . .

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BAPS’ 15-16 Annual Report recaps accomplishments, breakthrough moments

From instructional breakthroughs to community involvement and from district financials to student activities, Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) experienced much progress during the 2015-16 school year. To highlight the district’s . . .

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BAPS’ 15-16 Annual Report recaps accomplishments, breakthrough moments

From instructional breakthroughs to community involvement and from district financials to student activities, Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) experienced much progress during the 2015-16 school year. To highlight the district’s . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools to support Special Olympics team with special sendoff May 17

Cheering and high fives are on the agenda for May 17 as Broken Arrow students, staff and community members gather to celebrate the Special Olympics team traveling to the 48th annual Summer Games. This pep rally will take place at 7 a.m. . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools to support Special Olympics team with special sendoff May 17

Cheering and high fives are on the agenda for May 17 as Broken Arrow students, staff and community members gather to celebrate the Special Olympics team traveling to the 48th annual Summer Games. This pep rally will take place at 7 a.m. . . .

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State’s budget woes continue to challenge school districts

BAPS looks to keep budget cuts from impacting classrooms

As you know, the State of Oklahoma's budget is in dire straights. The revenue shortfall will trickle down to education, so as a district, we are planning for the impact. The State Legislature was supposed to release the approved budget . . .

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Broken Arrow High School honors Advanced Placement students during awards banquet

To recognize the hard work and dedication of students pursuing rigorous academics and Advanced Placement (AP) testing, Broken Arrow High School (BAHS) recently hosted its second annual awards banquet, “A Paradigm for Success,” for . . .

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Broken Arrow High School honors Advanced Placement students during awards banquet

To recognize the hard work and dedication of students pursuing rigorous academics and Advanced Placement (AP) testing, Broken Arrow High School (BAHS) recently hosted its second annual awards banquet, “A Paradigm for Success,” for . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools collects more than 12,000 pounds of food for BA Neighbors

To help reduce hunger in Broken Arrow, Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) once again partnered with Move For Hunger and Accent Moving and Storage for the fifth annual districtwide food drive. For five days in March, students and staff . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools collects more than 12,000 pounds of food for BA Neighbors

To help reduce hunger in Broken Arrow, Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) once again partnered with Move For Hunger and Accent Moving and Storage for the fifth annual districtwide food drive. For five days in March, students and staff . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools introduces 2016-17 Beyond & Above award finalists

Every spring, Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) honors its “stars” with an evening full of gratitude, laughter and applause during the Star Awards Gala, a dinner dedicated to Site Teachers of the Year, retirees and service award . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools introduces 2016-17 Beyond & Above award finalists

Every spring, Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) honors its “stars” with an evening full of gratitude, laughter and applause during the Star Awards Gala, a dinner dedicated to Site Teachers of the Year, retirees and service award . . .

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BAHS student Jacob Taylor announced as 2017 Academic All-State Scholar

Based on his academic achievements, extracurricular activities and community involvement, Broken Arrow High School senior Jacob Taylor is the recipient of the Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence Academic All-State Award. This prestigious honor . . .

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BAHS student Jacob Taylor announced as 2017 Academic All-State Scholar

Based on his academic achievements, extracurricular activities and community involvement, Broken Arrow High School senior Jacob Taylor is the recipient of the Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence Academic All-State Award. This prestigious honor . . .

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BAPS receives Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting

Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) was recently honored with its fourth Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting award for exceeding the high standards for financial reporting and accountability. This prestigious accolade is presented . . .

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BAPS receives Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting

Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) was recently honored with its fourth Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting award for exceeding the high standards for financial reporting and accountability. This prestigious accolade is presented . . .

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BAPS students succeed at 2017 Regional History Day Competition

Every year, thousands of Oklahoma students participate in the Oklahoma National History Day program, a regional and state competition that allows 6-12 grade students to choose historical topics related to a theme. This year’s ongoing . . .

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BAPS students succeed at 2017 Regional History Day Competition

Every year, thousands of Oklahoma students participate in the Oklahoma National History Day program, a regional and state competition that allows 6-12 grade students to choose historical topics related to a theme. This year’s ongoing . . .

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Broken Arrow PE teachers, nurse save life of Broken Arrow High School senior

The immediate reactions of two physical education teachers and the school nurse, along with a decision made by Broken Arrow Public School (BAPS) administration five years ago, were instrumental in saving the life of a Broken Arrow High School . . .

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Broken Arrow PE teachers, nurse save life of Broken Arrow High School senior

The immediate reactions of two physical education teachers and the school nurse, along with a decision made by Broken Arrow Public School (BAPS) administration five years ago, were instrumental in saving the life of a Broken Arrow High School . . .

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Taking precautions against mumps

The Tulsa Health Department recently confirmed a mumps outbreak in Tulsa County, specifically in Owasso. While there are NO confirmed cases at Broken Arrow Public Schools, the district’s health services division is closely monitoring . . .

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Taking precautions against mumps

The Tulsa Health Department recently confirmed a mumps outbreak in Tulsa County, specifically in Owasso. While there are NO confirmed cases at Broken Arrow Public Schools, the district’s health services division is closely monitoring . . .

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B&A enrollment procedures modified for 2017-18 school year

For the first time ever, Broken Arrow Public Schools’ before and after care program, also known as B&A Connections, will be offering an online enrollment process, along with first priority to elementary students who are . . .

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B&A enrollment procedures modified for 2017-18 school year

For the first time ever, Broken Arrow Public Schools’ before and after care program, also known as B&A Connections, will be offering an online enrollment process, along with first priority to elementary students who are . . .

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BAPS Superintendent Dr. Janet Dunlop discusses additional budget cuts and its impact on students

Last week, I shared with our staff and public that Oklahoma has once again declared a revenue failure and that Common Education would be cut by $11.1 million statewide. To Broken Arrow Public Schools, that cut translated to roughly $293,000 . . .

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NFL Hall of Famer offers challenge to Tiger athletes

For more than an hour Wednesday afternoon, an attentive group of nearly 300 Broken Arrow High School athletes sat on the turf field of the indoor practice facility listening to and asking questions of NFL Hall of Fame receiver and former U.S. . . .

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NFL Hall of Famer offers challenge to Tiger athletes

For more than an hour Wednesday afternoon, an attentive group of nearly 300 Broken Arrow High School athletes sat on the turf field of the indoor practice facility listening to and asking questions of NFL Hall of Fame receiver and former U.S. . . .

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BAPS Superintendent Dr. Janet Dunlop addresses recent state revenue failure

I am sure you have seen or heard by now that Oklahoma has once again declared a revenue failure. School districts across the state were notified yesterday that Common Education would be cut by $11.1 million statewide. For Broken Arrow Public . . .

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Cenergistic hires specialist to assist BAPS in reducing energy consumption

As part of the $7.3 million in budget reductions Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) faced last year, the district is committed to reducing utility costs through a partnership with Cenergistic, an energy management company that will assist . . .

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Cenergistic hires specialist to assist BAPS in reducing energy consumption

As part of the $7.3 million in budget reductions Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) faced last year, the district is committed to reducing utility costs through a partnership with Cenergistic, an energy management company that will assist . . .

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Three Broken Arrow High School students honored as 2017 National Merit Finalists

Three Broken Arrow High School students were recently honored as this year’s National Merit Finalists for their prestigious academic accomplishments.  Maia Cruse, Madeline Pratt and Jacob Taylor are among . . .

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Three Broken Arrow High School students honored as 2017 National Merit Finalists

Three Broken Arrow High School students were recently honored as this year’s National Merit Finalists for their prestigious academic accomplishments.  Maia Cruse, Madeline Pratt and Jacob Taylor are among . . .

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BAPS Board of Education approves 2017-18 Instructional Calendar

On Tuesday, Feb. 13, Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) Board of Education approved the 2017-2018 Instructional Calendar . Students will return for their first day of school on Thursday, Aug. 17. In order to help accommodate families . . .

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BAPS Board of Education approves 2017-18 Instructional Calendar

On Tuesday, Feb. 13, Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) Board of Education approved the 2017-2018 Instructional Calendar . Students will return for their first day of school on Thursday, Aug. 17. In order to help accommodate families . . .

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Proof of residency required to be re-enrolled for next school year

Enrollment for current students attending Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) takes place each spring semester. In recent years, BAPS has seen unprecedented enrollment growth, and in order to ensure that each and every student has access to . . .

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Proof of residency required to be re-enrolled for next school year

Enrollment for current students attending Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) takes place each spring semester. In recent years, BAPS has seen unprecedented enrollment growth, and in order to ensure that each and every student has access to . . .

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Pride of Broken Arrow’s Darrin Davis honored as Citizen of the Year at annual Chamber banquet

Hundreds of Broken Arrow community members and leaders gather every year to show their support towards one another during the annual Broken Arrow Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet. This year, Broken Arrow Public Schools’ (BAPS) . . .

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Pride of Broken Arrow’s Darrin Davis honored as Citizen of the Year at annual Chamber banquet

Hundreds of Broken Arrow community members and leaders gather every year to show their support towards one another during the annual Broken Arrow Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet. This year, Broken Arrow Public Schools’ (BAPS) . . .

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Broken Arrow eighth graders, community partners raise thousands of dollars to help children in need

Before Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) recessed for winter break, Oneta Ridge Middle School students began taking donations for local charities. It started as a competition between grade levels but soon became something near and dear to . . .

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Broken Arrow eighth graders, community partners raise thousands of dollars to help children in need

Before Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) recessed for winter break, Oneta Ridge Middle School students began taking donations for local charities. It started as a competition between grade levels but soon became something near and dear to . . .

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Broken Arrow High School to host 2017 state student council convention

More than 2,000 students and advisors from schools across Oklahoma will join together at Broken Arrow High School (BAHS) for the 77 th Oklahoma Association of Student Councils (OASC) State Convention Nov. 11-13, 2017. This life changing . . .

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Broken Arrow High School to host 2017 state student council convention

More than 2,000 students and advisors from schools across Oklahoma will join together at Broken Arrow High School (BAHS) for the 77 th Oklahoma Association of Student Councils (OASC) State Convention Nov. 11-13, 2017. This life changing . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools ensures better community engagement with Peachjar

BAPS to improve school-to-home communication by distributing school flyers to parents digitally

Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) is committed to educational excellence and ensuring that parents stay informed about important activities and events that enhance their child’s life. In an effort to improve parent and community . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools ensures better community engagement with Peachjar

BAPS to improve school-to-home communication by distributing school flyers to parents digitally

Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) is committed to educational excellence and ensuring that parents stay informed about important activities and events that enhance their child’s life. In an effort to improve parent and community . . .

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Home Access Center now available

Broken Arrow Public Schools is pleased to announce that Home Access Center (HAC), the new parent portal, is now available.   Primary parents and guardians who provided a valid email address to the district should have received an . . .

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Home Access Center now available

Broken Arrow Public Schools is pleased to announce that Home Access Center (HAC), the new parent portal, is now available.   Primary parents and guardians who provided a valid email address to the district should have received an . . .

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1:1 computer initiative expands to Broken Arrow High School

At the beginning of the school year, Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) entered into its second phase of its 1:1 computer initiative and provided every student in grades 9-12 with a Google Chromebook to enhance student learning – making . . .

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1:1 computer initiative expands to Broken Arrow High School

At the beginning of the school year, Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) entered into its second phase of its 1:1 computer initiative and provided every student in grades 9-12 with a Google Chromebook to enhance student learning – making . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools Board of Education amends graduation requirements

Due to legislative changes, Broken Arrow Public Schools has amended its graduation requirements to align with standards set forth by the Oklahoma State Board of Education and the Broken Arrow Board of Education. Effective for the 2016-17 . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools Board of Education amends graduation requirements

Due to legislative changes, Broken Arrow Public Schools has amended its graduation requirements to align with standards set forth by the Oklahoma State Board of Education and the Broken Arrow Board of Education. Effective for the 2016-17 . . .

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Literacy is a top priority at Broken Arrow Public Schools

In 2010, Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) began a journey of improving literacy among its students. Seven years later, the work is paying off with improved literacy rates throughout the district. “Literacy is the key to . . .

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Literacy is a top priority at Broken Arrow Public Schools

In 2010, Broken Arrow Public Schools (BAPS) began a journey of improving literacy among its students. Seven years later, the work is paying off with improved literacy rates throughout the district. “Literacy is the key to . . .

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