Official Statement from Jenks Public Schools
Jenks Public Schools sincerely apologizes for the recent tweet from @JenksFootball making an indirect reference to Nike. The tweet posted by the @JenksFootball Twitter account was completely inappropriate. The views expressed in the tweet are most certainly not in line with the views of Jenks Public Schools or the views of the Jenks Athletic Department. The @JenksFootball account is not affiliated with Jenks Public Schools or the Jenks Athletic Department.
All accounts managed by District personnel seek to only promote the achievements of students and staff, and to share positive, informative messages with the entire Jenks community. The account was created by an individual intending to promote the Jenks Football program. However, the account was created without the knowledge or consent of a Jenks administrator, coach, or employee. An account using the Jenks name, colors, or logos, should never be used as a platform for political or religious statements.
Jenks Public Schools and the Jenks Athletic Department are committed to creating an environment of inclusion, diversity, and accountability for all students to learn and to compete.