Grassroots campaign launched to “Bridge the Gap” for Bixby Public Schools

Bixby Public Schools is facing budget cuts of approximately $1.7 million for the 2016-2017 school year. That equates to approximately $202 less revenue per student from the State. As a result, a group of parents and citizens joined efforts with the Bixby Educational Endowment Foundation (BEEF) to form the BEEF “Bridge the Gap” (BTG) campaign. Bridge the Gap’s goal is to make whole the predicted loss of state funding to Bixby Public Schools. Superintendent Dr. Kyle Wood said, “With the... Read more »

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The Jungle is Wild Entertainment

The Jungle is Wild Entertainment

Garrett Wheeler, Editor in Chief

The Jungle Book is a live action/CGI remake of the classic Disney animated film based on the Rudyard ...  Read More »

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Local Moms provide Online Support to Help Parents During Education Chaos

Local Moms provide Online Support to Help Parents During Education Chaos

Bixby Public School parents, educators and former educators have joined together to offer answers for local parents with education questions. Former Bixby North Teacher of...  Read More »

March 31, 2016 • Comments Off

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The Point of Placebos

The Point of Placebos

Cyrus Ghavami, SPN Reporter

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Last Day of 15-16 School Year Changed from May 20th to May 12th

Last Day of 15-16 School Year Changed from May 20th to May 12th

Tulsa World Editorial related to this action by Bixby Public Schools. Dear Bixby Public School Parents, Students, and Staff Members: Re:  Change of Last Day of 15-16 School Year from May 20th to May 12th I believe it is a well-known fact that funding for public schools and specifically...  Read More »