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Update from Superintendent Dr. Janet Dunlop, March 27

We know this is a time of great stress. Although our district will operate differently for the remainder of the school year, we are in this together. My heart is breaking for our educators and students, especially our seniors, who will not be . . .

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New location added for grab-and-go meals

Broken Arrow Public Schools will continue to provide free grab-and-go meals, Monday through Friday, for students 18 and under. Beginning Monday, March 30, BAPS will add an additional location at Timber Ridge . . .

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New location added for grab-and-go meals

Broken Arrow Public Schools will continue to provide free grab-and-go meals, Monday through Friday, for students 18 and under. Beginning Monday, March 30, BAPS will add an additional location at Timber Ridge . . .

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Broken Arrow Board of Education to virtually meet for special board meeting Thursday, March 26, at 6 p.m.

The Broken Arrow Public Schools Board of Education will hold a special meeting on Thursday, March 26, at 6 p.m. The meeting is being held virtually through Facebook Live at www.facebook.com/baschools . View agenda items for . . .

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Mandated school building closure for remainder of school year, students to utilize distance learning methods beginning April 6

Message from Superintendent Dr. Janet Dunlop

In an effort to prevent the further spread of coronavirus in Oklahoma, the Oklahoma State Board of Education has mandated that all Oklahoma school buildings remain closed for the rest of the school year. Students will resume with . . .

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Mandated school building closure for remainder of school year, students to utilize distance learning methods beginning April 6

Message from Superintendent Dr. Janet Dunlop

In an effort to prevent the further spread of coronavirus in Oklahoma, the Oklahoma State Board of Education has mandated that all Oklahoma school buildings remain closed for the rest of the school year. Students will resume with . . .

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Oklahoma State Board of Education to vote on distance learning, school building closures for remainder of school year

In an effort to prevent the further spread of coronavirus in Oklahoma, the Oklahoma State Board of Education is voting this Wednesday on whether all Oklahoma school buildings will remain closed for the rest of the school year and if students . . .

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Principals to handle student inquiries through email during coronavirus pandemic

If you have any questions or issues during the coronavirus pandemic, we encourage you to email your site principal:   Secondary Schools Principal Broken Arrow . . .

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Oklahoma Department of Education to suspend spring assessments for grades 3-8 and juniors

The U.S. Department of Education recently approved waivers requested by the Oklahoma State Department of Education to suspend spring assessments and the Oklahoma School Report Cards for the 2019-20 school year. State Superintendent of . . .

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Oklahoma Department of Education to suspend spring assessments for grades 3-8 and juniors

The U.S. Department of Education recently approved waivers requested by the Oklahoma State Department of Education to suspend spring assessments and the Oklahoma School Report Cards for the 2019-20 school year. State Superintendent of . . .

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College Board moves AP exams online

As schools continue to navigate the challenges posed by the coronavirus pandemic, the College Board is providing  free remote learning resources  and a new at-home testing option for AP students.  "Based on the number . . .

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Mandated Closure by the State: Message from Superintendent Dr. Janet Dunlop

Over the last few weeks, it’s become clear that our community is facing an unprecedented challenge. As always, the health and well-being of our staff and students remains our top priority. Due to the growing concern regarding the spread . . .

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School activities, practices canceled during spring break

In an effort to limit the spread of coronavirus in our community, all school activities and practices have been canceled during spring break, March 16-20. This includes fine arts, athletics and student activities. The district’s . . .

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Rumors about COVID-19 - March 14

Broken Arrow Public Schools has been made aware of false messages on social media and various news outlets that reference a rumor about the coronavirus affecting one of our high school students.  These rumors are false.  School . . .

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School sponsored out-of-state travel information - March 12

Broken Arrow Public Schools remains committed to the safety and wellbeing of its students and staff. As a preventative measure designed to limit the spread of COVID-19 in Oklahoma, the district is canceling all school sponsored out-of-state . . .

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School sponsored out-of-state travel information - March 12

Broken Arrow Public Schools remains committed to the safety and wellbeing of its students and staff. As a preventative measure designed to limit the spread of COVID-19 in Oklahoma, the district is canceling all school sponsored out-of-state . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools honors 2019-20 Beyond & Above award finalists

Every year, the district recognizes five support employees who continually go the extra mile in support of the district’s goals and objectives. Known as the Beyond and Above award, this year’s staff recognition program . . .

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Picture of Riana (Hunter) Ellis, Starr Falling, Kelli Hunsperger, Melissa Norsworthy and LaDonna Ohanesian

Broken Arrow Public Schools honors 2019-20 Beyond & Above award finalists

Every year, the district recognizes five support employees who continually go the extra mile in support of the district’s goals and objectives. Known as the Beyond and Above award, this year’s staff recognition program . . .

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Star Awards Gala to recognize Broken Arrow’s Teacher of the Year, Support Employee of the Year April 9

Event to be streamed on ArrowVision

Broken Arrow Public Schools will honor its Site Teachers of the Year and Support Employees of the Year at the annual Star Awards Gala at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 9, at  Stoney Creek Hotel and Conference Center . Tune in to  . . .

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Star Awards Gala to recognize Broken Arrow’s Teacher of the Year, Support Employee of the Year April 9

Event to be streamed on ArrowVision

Broken Arrow Public Schools will honor its Site Teachers of the Year and Support Employees of the Year at the annual Star Awards Gala at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 9, at  Stoney Creek Hotel and Conference Center . Tune in to  . . .

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New Project Pathways program to lead students to possible career path after high school

Partnership with Broken Arrow Chamber to provide career exploration, hometown workforce development

Broken Arrow Public Schools is launching a new program for its students called Project Pathways, which will connect students to a possible career path based on their personal interests, abilities and strengths as early as elementary school. . . .

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New Project Pathways program to lead students to possible career path after high school

Partnership with Broken Arrow Chamber to provide career exploration, hometown workforce development

Broken Arrow Public Schools is launching a new program for its students called Project Pathways, which will connect students to a possible career path based on their personal interests, abilities and strengths as early as elementary school. . . .

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New Broken Arrow elementary school officially named Rosewood Elementary

Nate Hutchings to lead as principal of the district’s 16th elementary school

At their monthly meeting, Broken Arrow Public Schools Board of Education members voted to name the district’s 16 th elementary school Rosewood Elementary, which will open its doors for the 2020-21 school year. The school is located at . . .

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New Broken Arrow elementary school officially named Rosewood Elementary

Nate Hutchings to lead as principal of the district’s 16th elementary school

At their monthly meeting, Broken Arrow Public Schools Board of Education members voted to name the district’s 16 th elementary school Rosewood Elementary, which will open its doors for the 2020-21 school year. The school is located at . . .

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SAVE THE DATE: Tickets, sponsorships on sale for BAPS Foundation Gala April 18

The Broken Arrow Public Schools Foundation will host its annual fundraising gala and auction at 6 p.m. on Saturday, April 18 , at  Stoney Creek Hotel and Conference Center . Since its inception in 2018, the Black and Gold Gala has . . .

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SAVE THE DATE: Tickets, sponsorships on sale for BAPS Foundation Gala April 18

The Broken Arrow Public Schools Foundation will host its annual fundraising gala and auction at 6 p.m. on Saturday, April 18 , at  Stoney Creek Hotel and Conference Center . Since its inception in 2018, the Black and Gold Gala has . . .

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Information on Coronavirus for staff and families - March 9

Broken Arrow Public Schools is committed to the safety and wellbeing of its students and staff and is prepared to efficiently and effectively respond to a multitude of emergency situations. With growing concerns about the potential spread of . . .

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Pre-K online enrollment now open for the 2020-21 school year

Pre-K online enrollment is now open for the 2020-21 school year. Early Childhood Center placement is dependent on geographic boundaries  and site availability. Transportation to and from school is the responsibility of the . . .

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Pre-K online enrollment now open for the 2020-21 school year

Pre-K online enrollment is now open for the 2020-21 school year. Early Childhood Center placement is dependent on geographic boundaries  and site availability. Transportation to and from school is the responsibility of the . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools and TEAM Clinics to provide medical care to students at school

Broken Arrow Public Schools is partnering with TEAM Clinics, an Oklahoma based technology company, to provide high-quality, immediate medical care to children where they are – at school. This new program is being piloted . . .

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All three Broken Arrow High School National Merit semifinalists attain finalist standing

All three of Broken Arrow High School’s National Merit semifinalists were recently honored as finalists for their prestigious academic accomplishments. Michael Musa, Emily Newby and Emily Painter are among approximately 15,000 . . .

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All three Broken Arrow High School National Merit semifinalists attain finalist standing

All three of Broken Arrow High School’s National Merit semifinalists were recently honored as finalists for their prestigious academic accomplishments. Michael Musa, Emily Newby and Emily Painter are among approximately 15,000 . . .

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Board of Education approves 2020-21 Instructional Calendar

Broken Arrow Public Schools Board of Education approved the  2020-21 Instructional Calendar (pdf)  at their regularly scheduled meeting on Feb. 10.  Students in grades K-12 will return for their first day of school on . . .

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Board of Education approves 2020-21 Instructional Calendar

Broken Arrow Public Schools Board of Education approved the  2020-21 Instructional Calendar (pdf)  at their regularly scheduled meeting on Feb. 10.  Students in grades K-12 will return for their first day of school on . . .

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Board of Education approves attendance boundaries for 2020-21 school year

Elementary 16 to open in August

The Broken Arrow Public Schools Board of Education unanimously voted Monday night to approve new attendance boundaries for the 2020-21 school year to accommodate the opening of the district’s newest elementary school. District . . .

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Fifth Freezin' donations more than $6,600

Special Olympics Chili Cookoff and Auction Saturday evening

The Fifth Annual Freezin’ for a Reason, by any reckoning, was a success. More participants plunged and more money was raised in Wednesday’s Broken Arrow Special Olympics fundraiser, sponsored by the Broken Arrow Athletic . . .

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Fifth Freezin' donations more than $6,600

Special Olympics Chili Cookoff and Auction Saturday evening

The Fifth Annual Freezin’ for a Reason, by any reckoning, was a success. More participants plunged and more money was raised in Wednesday’s Broken Arrow Special Olympics fundraiser, sponsored by the Broken Arrow Athletic . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools to encourage 2020 census participation

Every kid counts, especially in the 2020 census. This month, the federal government is conducting its decennial census to receive a population count of everyone in the United States. This count includes newborn babies, children, . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools to encourage 2020 census participation

Every kid counts, especially in the 2020 census. This month, the federal government is conducting its decennial census to receive a population count of everyone in the United States. This count includes newborn babies, children, . . .

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Payton Hinkle named Gatorade's Oklahoma Runner of the Year

In its 35 th year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company today announced Payton Hinkle of Broken Arrow High School as its 2019-20 Gatorade Oklahoma Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year. Hinkle . . .

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Payton Hinkle named Gatorade's Oklahoma Runner of the Year

In its 35 th year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company today announced Payton Hinkle of Broken Arrow High School as its 2019-20 Gatorade Oklahoma Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year. Hinkle . . .

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Broken Arrow students, Oklahoma legislators meet for face-to-face conversation on education issues

Students from area school districts also represented

Broken Arrow Public Schools students recently welcomed Oklahoma state lawmakers and students from surrounding school districts for a discussion regarding education laws. “It was impressive to hear our students asking questions and . . .

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Broken Arrow students, Oklahoma legislators meet for face-to-face conversation on education issues

Students from area school districts also represented

Broken Arrow Public Schools students recently welcomed Oklahoma state lawmakers and students from surrounding school districts for a discussion regarding education laws. “It was impressive to hear our students asking questions and . . .

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Winter weather FAQ for parents and students

With the recent change in the weather, Broken Arrow Public Schools is providing information that may answer frequently asked questions regarding winter weather scenarios. How do you decide to close school? Our goal is to hold . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools Foundation awards nearly $40,000 in classroom grants to teachers

The Broken Arrow Public Schools Foundation recently awarded classroom grants worth $39,986.61 to 60 teachers across the district. All Broken Arrow teachers were eligible to apply for grants to help enhance educational opportunities for . . .

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Broken Arrow Public Schools Foundation awards nearly $40,000 in classroom grants to teachers

The Broken Arrow Public Schools Foundation recently awarded classroom grants worth $39,986.61 to 60 teachers across the district. All Broken Arrow teachers were eligible to apply for grants to help enhance educational opportunities for . . .

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Broken Arrow Class of 2020 to graduate at BOK Center May 19

Broken Arrow High School’s senior class will walk across the renowned stage at the BOK Center to receive their diplomas at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 19, 2020. “We are pleased the Board of Education has once again approved . . .

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Broken Arrow Class of 2020 to graduate at BOK Center May 19

Broken Arrow High School’s senior class will walk across the renowned stage at the BOK Center to receive their diplomas at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 19, 2020. “We are pleased the Board of Education has once again approved . . .

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School site report cards now available via the state department’s website

The Oklahoma State Department of Education recently released report cards for Broken Arrow school sites as part of its school grading system, which can be found at  oklaschools.com . In 2018, new accountability measures were enacted . . .

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Tips for staying healthy during flu season

Because seasonal influenza (flu) activity most commonly peaks in the winter months, Broken Arrow Public Schools is encouraging staff, students and parents to take the following everyday preventive measures to stop the spread of germs: . . .

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Tips for staying healthy during flu season

Because seasonal influenza (flu) activity most commonly peaks in the winter months, Broken Arrow Public Schools is encouraging staff, students and parents to take the following everyday preventive measures to stop the spread of germs: . . .

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District announces 2019-20 Site Teachers of the Year

Broken Arrow Public Schools is excited to announce its 2019-20 Site Teachers of the Year. Each teacher was chosen by his/her colleagues and will be considered for District Teacher of the Year, which is announced at the annual Star . . .

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District announces 2019-20 Site Teachers of the Year

Broken Arrow Public Schools is excited to announce its 2019-20 Site Teachers of the Year. Each teacher was chosen by his/her colleagues and will be considered for District Teacher of the Year, which is announced at the annual Star . . .

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Free dental services available to Broken Arrow students

Broken Arrow Public Schools and Spring Dental partnering to provide Healthy Smiles Program. Broken Arrow Public Schools has partnered with Spring Dental to launch the Healthy Smiles Program for the 2019-20 school year. This program . . .

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Free dental services available to Broken Arrow students

Broken Arrow Public Schools and Spring Dental partnering to provide Healthy Smiles Program. Broken Arrow Public Schools has partnered with Spring Dental to launch the Healthy Smiles Program for the 2019-20 school year. This program . . .

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