Jenks Public Schools is asking patrons to consider approval of two separate bond proposals totaling $14 million in a bond election scheduled for Tuesday, February 13. With student enrollment growing every year and technology advancing rapidly, Jenks Public Schools must continue to create space for students while providing them with the resources needed to become college and career ready. Bond dollars address pressing needs . . .
Jenks Public Schools is fortunate to employ some of the most talented, dedicated educators in the state. The 2017-18 JPS Site Teachers of the Year exemplify an incredible commitment to public education and a passion for making a difference in the lives of students. Selected by their peers for their outstanding contributions to our students and our schools, the following individuals are to be commended and congratulated for . . .
Customized Oklahoma license plates featuring Jenks Public Schools' colors and the Trojan head logo, can now be pre-ordered by completing an application via the link below. Application for 2018 Special License Plate In order for the special JPS license plate to be put into production, the Oklahoma Tax Commission must receive at least 100 pre-orders before May 1, 2018. The cost of the plate is $35 and $20 of . . .
Here in our close-knit Jenks community, every student, parent, teacher, and staff member understands that education is not about sitting at a desk and taking tests— it’s about an experience . It’s about discovery, creativity, passion, and pride—and the opportunities and programs that bring learning to life. Trojan Advantage is a giving program that makes it possible for you to directly support our wide range of . . .
In the 2016-17 school year, Oklahoma schools began teaching more comprehensive academic standards in order to track students’ college and career readiness and to align with national benchmarks like the ACT, SAT, and NAEP (National Assessment of Educational Progress). The new assessments given to students in the spring of 2017 represent a TOTAL RESET. No comparison is possible with student or school . . .
For more than 100 years, Jenks Public Schools has provided students with a quality education in an environment known nationwide for high academic standards and innovation. Located just south of Tulsa, Jenks Public Schools now encompasses 39 square miles and serves more than 11,700 students at its nine school sites. It is the eleventh largest public school district in the state of Oklahoma and was recently recognized as the best district in Oklahoma (Niche, 2016 Best Schools). The District’s dedication to excellence has led to academic success as well as both local and national recognition. The District motto, “A Tradition of Excellence with a Vision for Tomorrow,” serves as a guide for all Jenks educators as they help prepare today’s students for the future.