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JPS Budget Information

  Please click HERE to learn more about the current financial situation in Jenks Public Schools and the potential impact of reductions in state funding on students, staff members, and educational programs.   . . .

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Map & Directions

The links below will provide you with directions to each of the nine Jenks Public School sites. Just click on the name of the school you would like to locate, and then, depending on your location, choose the most convenient route from . . .

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10 Students from Jenks High School Named National Merit Semifinalists

The National Merit Scholarship Corp. announced this week the semifinalists for the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program, and 10 students from Jenks High School are among the 16,000 names on the list.  Jenks is one of . . .

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Hometown Huddle

Hometown Huddle is Friday, September 22! Bring the entire family to the Jenks Downtown Commons for games, food trucks, live music, and much more! The biggest and best tailgate party in town brings together Trojans of all ages! Proudly . . .

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A Driving Purpose

At the annual Back To School Rally, Jenks Public Schools' employees were challenged to ask themselves a simple question...why?  Why do you teach? Why have you devoted your life to serving students? Why are you here at JPS?  . . .

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2017-18 Bus Information Available Now!

Bus route and bus stop information for the 2017-18 school year is now available. PLEASE NOTE: Bus times for pick-up before school and drop-off after school are subject to change. As new students enroll, bus times may be slightly . . .

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Important Dates and Information for Back To School 2017!

The first day of school is right around the corner! Click the link below to see important dates and info about the following: Schedule Pick-Up Meet The Teacher Back To School Nights School Start Times Complete JPS . . .

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Continuing Student Enrollment Open Now!

For new students to the district please Click Here Parents/Guardians, Please read this IMPORTANT INFORMATION regarding the Continuing Enrollment process which must be completed prior to Schedule Pick-Up and Meet the . . .

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Shala Marshall Named Finalist for 2018 Oklahoma Teacher of the Year

Jenks Public Schools’ teacher Shala Marshall was named one of 12 finalists for 2018 Oklahoma Teacher of the Year in an announcement on Monday by the Oklahoma State Department of Education. Marshall, a native of Ketchum, Oklahoma, . . .

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Job Fair for Classified Staff

Make a difference in the life of a child.  Take the first step in joining the team at Jenks Public Schools by attending the Job Fair on July 13 from 3:30-5:30 pm. JPS has openings for the following classified positions: . . .

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Graduation Slideshow

View the pictures of Commencement 2017 and witness a different perspective via this unique slideshow composed with Adobe Spark. Photos included are from Reagan Renfroe Photography and Jenks Public Schools. Get a glimpse of the emotions and . . .

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Northwest Elementary Attendance Zone

If your child is attending Jenks Public Schools for the 2017-18 school year, please be aware of the changes to school attendance zones due to the opening of Northwest Elementary. All students who live north of 81st Street on the east and . . .

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Graduation to Stream Live on JPS Facebook

Commencement details and important info

Commencement for the Jenks High School Class of 2017 is scheduled for 7:00 pm on Monday, May 15 at the Mabee Center on the campus of Oral Roberts University. Parents of graduating seniors, if you have friends or relatives who are unable . . .

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WATCH: Fisher Friends at Jenks West Elementary

The vision of one teacher at Jenks West Elementary is transforming the way students view their peers. The "Fisher Friends" program is forging true friendships and raising the level of compassion and understanding among children . . .

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New School Start Times for 2017-18 School Year

At its regularly scheduled monthly meeting on May 1, 2017, the Jenks Public Schools Board of Education voted 5-0 to approve new school start times for the 2017-18 school year. The new start times are as follows: * PLEASE NOTE: . . .

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Where Are They Now? - Q&A's With Notable Jenks Grads

A down economy and a difficult job market closed one career door for Ashley Gilroy, but a timely trip to India and a chance discovery quickly turned inspiration into opportunity. Today, the 2005 Jenks grad is the owner, founder, and designer . . .

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Peter Song and Mary Houghton Named Mr. and Miss JHS 2017

Jenks High School seniors Peter Song and Mary Houghton are Mr. and Miss JHS for 2017. After a total of 87 seniors received nominations for the honor from teachers, organizations, varsity sports, or clubs, five male students and five female . . .

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CERTIFIED POSITIONS ARE NOW POSTED!

Jenks Public Schools continues to set the standard for public education in the state of Oklahoma. The success of the District is built upon the character, and the caliber of its people. JPS embraces the educators who possess the passion, . . .

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Proficiency Based Promotions

Pursuant to Section 6 of HB 1017, students may progress in their educational endeavors by subject, course, and/or grade level based on mastery of the Oklahoma Academic Standards, not on time spent in classes, completion of assignments, or . . .

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Sarah Cameron Accepted to Every Ivy League School

What began as a goal at Jenks Middle School has suddenly turned into a dream realized for Jenks High School senior, Sarah Cameron.  A National Merit Finalist and standout on the Jenks tennis team, Cameron has been accepted to every . . .

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Last Day of School Moved to May 25th

The Jenks Public Schools' Board of Education has approved the change of the last day of school from June 1, 2017 to Thursday, May 25, 2017 .   Because only one of five built-in inclement weather days was used, the last . . .

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Tomorrow Is Collaboration Day

Late start for all grade levels

REMINDER - TOMORROW, THURSDAY, MARCH 30, 2017, is a District Collaboration Day. Students in grades 5-12 will begin at 9:40 am, students in grades K-4 will begin at 10:40 am. Students may be dropped off at school after 9:20 am (grades 5-12) . . .

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Where Are They Now? - Q&A's With Notable Jenks Grads

Tyler Ott - Long Snapper for the Seattle Seahawks

Many have the dream, but few achieve it. Tyler Ott is living his. Educated first at Jenks and then at Harvard, the 2010 Jenks High School grad is now practicing the art of snapping a football in the NFL. After being signed and released . . .

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Where Are They Now? - Q&A's With Notable Jenks Grads

Roger Jaeger - Singer/Songwriter

Singing, songwriting, and sitar – you may need to Google that last one – are the passions of Roger Jaeger, a 2004 Jenks grad and the subject of this week’s “Where Are They Now? Wednesday feature. What began as a dream . . .

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Where Are They Now? - Q&A's With Notable Jenks Grads

Sean Mahan - Former NFL Lineman and Financial Advisor

From high school state champion to college standout to NFL lineman, Sean Mahan’s incredible football journey began in Jenks and now, has come full circle. The 1998 Jenks grad went from protecting quarterbacks to protecting . . .

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Catch a Performance of "The Wizard of Oz" This Week at the PAC!

  The Jenks Vocal Music Program is proud to announce the spring production of the timeless American musical "The Wizard of Oz" from March 2 - 5, 2017 at the Performing Arts Center on the campus of Jenks High School. Tickets . . .

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Where Are They Now? - Q&A's With Notable Jenks Grads

Camille Nassar - Marketing and Public Relations Professional

Know your audience, and create a connection. Camille Nassar loves the challenge of crafting the right communication, a skill she discovered while sitting in a Jenks classroom. The subject of tonight’s “Where Are They Now? . . .

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Where Are They Now? - Q&A's With Notable Jenks Grads

Michael Fling - Director

  If you attend one of the Jenks Vocal Music performances of the “Wizard of Oz” on March 2-5, you won’t see Michael Fling in costume, but you will see his vision come to life on stage. Only six years removed from . . .

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Thank You Voters!

2017 JPS Bond Issue Approved!

  Voters in the Jenks Public School District approved two separate bond propositions totaling $10.4 million by a margin of 80 percent to 20 percent. Jenks' voters have now approved 53 of the past 54 bond issues for Jenks Public . . .

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WATCH: How can you make a difference at JPS? Cast your vote on Feb. 14!

Cast your vote on Feb. 14!

Dr. Stacey Butterfield, Superintendent of Jenks Public Schools, explains how the success of JPS' students and schools is directly tied to the support of the Jenks community. As enrollment steadily grows, the need for facilities, . . .

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Where Are They Now? - Q&A's With Notable Jenks Grads

Kayvon Olomi - Technology Entrepreneur

“Geeks are the ones doing all the cool things in life.” So says Kayvon Olomi, a technology entrepreneur, and Jenks lifer. A 2004 Jenks High School grad, Olomi is the creator of an online marketplace for app developers, and most . . .

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"One of the happiest moments of my life."

JHS Senior Accepted To US Naval Academy

Alejandro Bello-Munoz, a Jenks High School senior, was recently accepted to the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. Bello-Munoz, a first-generation American who has been attending Jenks since seventh grade, plans to study . . .

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JPS Students Speak Live To NASA Astronaut Shane Kimbrough

  Eighth grade students and high school students from Jenks Public Schools enjoyed a once-in-a-lifetime experience as they participated in a live downlink with NASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough aboard the International Space . . .

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Where Are They Now? Q&A With Notable Jenks' Grads

Julie Hanson - Actress, Singer, Broadway Performer

From the Jenks High School stage to the bright lights of Broadway, Julie Hanson (Class of 1997) has played some of the most iconic roles in the world of musical theatre. The subject of tonight’s “Where Are They Now? . . .

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Where Are They Now? - Q&A's With Notable Jenks Grads

Crystal Kayiza - Emmy Winner and Social Advocate

Crystal Kayiza discovered her voice in a Jenks film class and is now a voice and an advocate for those who need it most. The 2011 JHS grad, and subject of this week’s “Where Are They Now? Wednesday” profile, is an Emmy . . .

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Work for JPS Child Nutrition!

The Jenks Public Schools Child Nutrition Department is seeking part-time help! Positions are available now - 6 hours a day for 9 months with some paid benefits. For more information about joining the Child Nutrition team at JPS, call . . .

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Where Are They Now? - Q&A's With Notable Jenks Grads

How would you like to hang out with George Clooney as he gets ready for the Academy Awards? It’s all part of the job for Jenks grad Melissa Conner. From Los Angeles to Miami, the member of the Jenks Class of 1989 has been making celebs . . .

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Seniors of the Month - December 2016

Rachel Disler, daughter of Corey and Terri Disler, is the December Senior of the Month.  She serves as Student Council Spirit Chair, Mock Trial captain, and vice-president of the Young Democrats.  Rachel also is an active member of . . .

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Our Schools | December 2016

From our amazing Site Teachers of the Year to  Jenks West Elementary  being granted official designation as an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School, the December edition of “Our Schools” newsletter will make you . . .

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Where Are They Now? - Q&A's With Notable Jenks Grads

Bailee Howard - Founder and CEO of GoGetters

You might say Bailee Howard has been a real “go-getter” since graduating from Jenks High School in 2005. The former Trojan Pom girl and subject of this week’s “Where Are They Now? Wednesday,” recognized a need in . . .

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Jenks West Elementary Granted Official Designation as International Baccalaureate (IB) World School

Jenks West Elementary has been granted official designation as an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School offering the Primary Years Programme. West Elementary is the first elementary school in Oklahoma to offer the IB Primary Years . . .

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Where Are They Now? - Q&A's With Notable Jenks Grads

Phil Lakin - CEO of Tulsa Community Foundation, Tulsa City Councilor

Where is Phil Lakin now? The Jenks grad (Class of 1985) is right here in Tulsa making a difference for the city he loves and the community he calls home. Lakin is the CEO of the Tulsa Community Foundation – the second largest community . . .

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2016 JPS Site Teachers of the Year

Jenks Public Schools is fortunate to employ some of the most talented, dedicated educators in the state. The 2016 JPS Site Teachers of the Year exemplify an incredible commitment to students and a passion for making a difference. Selected by . . .

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Northwest Elementary Transition Committee Taking Action

As construction of Northwest Elementary moves forward on schedule, the Northwest Elementary Transition Committee is working diligently to ensure a smooth, enjoyable experience for students, parents, and staff when Jenks’ newest school . . .

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Seniors of the Month - November 2016

Ruthie Ashley, daughter of Dr. Ninette and Dr. John Ashley, is the November Senior of the Month and an enthusiastic participant in the drama department.  Besides being an excellent student in the classroom, she serves as the editor for . . .

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Where Are They Now? - Q&A's With Notable Jenks Grads

Georgia Frazier - Miss Oklahoma

Here she is…Miss “Where Are They Now? Wednesday” Georgia Frazier! Since graduating from JHS in 2010, Georgia was crowned Miss Oklahoma (2015), competed in the Miss America pageant, landed a gig with the Muscular Dystrophy . . .

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Where Are They Now? - Q&A's With Notable Jenks Grads

Scott Higgins - Senior Associate Athletic Director at Oral Roberts University

Scott Higgins took advantage of an opportunity provided to him at Jenks High School and turned his interest in sports into a life-long career. A 1983 JHS grad, Higgins took his talents to the TV screen as a local sportscaster and today, he is . . .

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Where Are They Now? - Q&A's With Notable Jenks Grads

Kirk Francis - Captain Cookie

Imagine loving something so much you want to see it perfected. The passion turns into perfection and the perfection becomes profitable. So the story goes for Kirk Francis, a 2004 grad of Jenks High School, who is better known in the . . .

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Where Are They Now? - Q&A's With Notable Jenks Grads

Philip McAllister - Instagram Engineer

Did you use your Android device to post a picture of your Halloween costume on Instagram? Did you know a Jenks grad made it possible? Meet Philip McAllister. He’s one of the first employees of Instagram, a member of the Jenks High . . .

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Where Are They Now? - Q&A's With Notable Jenks Grads

Sarah Lawrence - Forward Thinking in Fashion and Business

High school grad? Accomplished at 16 years old. Business owner? Crossed off the list in her early 20’s. Sarah Lawrence was never big on rules or norms or fitting into a mold. The 2010 Jenks grad is proof of what can happen when . . .

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JHS Seniors of the Month - October

Caroline Cremin, daughter of Timothy and Stacey Cremin, is the October Senior of the Month.  She is president of National Honor Society, captain of the cross country team, and the senior representative on Football Spirit Committee.  . . .

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Where Are They Now? - Q&A's With Notable Jenks Grads

Dana Kuehn - Tulsa County District Judge

A Jenks lifer and a mother of four boys in Jenks Public Schools, Dana Kuehn (Class of 1989) has served her community as a Tulsa County Associate District Judge for the last ten years. The time spent in Jenks’ classrooms sparked . . .

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Where Are They Now? - Q&A's With Notable Jenks Grads

Renzi Stone - Basketball Star, Business Leader, and OU Regent

From being part of the Jenks squad that defeated Kobe Bryant’s high school team to starring for the Sooners in the NCAA tournament, Renzi Stone certainly made his mark on the basketball court. Today, the JHS grad (’96) is the . . .

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Where Are They Now? - Q&A's With Notable Jenks Grads

Madi Metcalf - Country Singer and Former Contestant on "The Voice"

A new season of NBC’s hit show The Voice is underway and one recent Jenks grad knows exactly what it’s like to sing in front of famous recording artists and millions of people watching at home. In only a few short months, Madi . . .

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Where Are They Now? - Q&A's With Notable Jenks Grads

Trey Callaway - Writer/Producer for TV and Film

Each week throughout the 2016-17 school year, the  Where Are They Now?  series will feature a Q&A with a notable Jenks graduate. In these profiles, Jenks’ alums from all over the country, from multiple generations, and . . .

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Where Are They Now? - Q&A's With Notable Jenks Grads

Sharon Phillips - FOX23 News Reporter

Each week throughout the 2016-17 school year, the new  Where Are They Now?  series will feature a Q&A with a notable Jenks graduate. In these profiles, Jenks’ alums from all over the country, from multiple generations, and . . .

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Seniors of the Month - September 2016

Courtney Juen and Greg Lucas are the Jenks High School September Seniors of the Month! These students exemplify what it means to be a Trojan by excelling in academics, activities, arts, athletics, and attitude! Courtney Juen , daughter . . .

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Where Are They Now? - Q&A's With Notable Jenks Grads

Matt Frazier - Homicide Detective for Tulsa Police Department

Each week throughout the 2016-17 school year, the new Where Are They Now? series will feature a Q&A with a notable Jenks graduate. In these profiles, Jenks’ alums from all over the country, from multiple generations, and from a . . .

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October 2016 Our Schools

From an all-inclusive baseball game to a teacher preventing tragedy and a police chief with a heart for service, the October edition of the “Our Schools” newsletter is one story after another of how JPS students and staff members . . .

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Non-Discrimination Statement

Jenks Public Schools prohibits discrimination in its educational programs and activities, admission programs of students, recruitment, selection and/or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran . . .

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JPS Credit Card Statements FY2016-17

July 2016 August 2016 September 2016 October 2016 November 2016 December 2016 January 2017 February 2017 March 2017 April 2017 May 2017 June 2017

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JPS Financial Reports FY2016-17

July 2016 August 2016 September 2016 October 2016 November 2016 December 2016 January 2017 February 2017 March 2017 April 2017 May 2017 June 2017    

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JPS In The News

Students Skype with Astronaut Aboard Int'l Space Station - KOKI (Ch. 23) Therapy Dogs Help Southeast Elementary Students - KOTV (Ch. 6) Memorable Homecoming for JHS Student with Autism - KTUL TV (Ch. 8) Remembering JHS . . .

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District Summer Hours

Effective June 6, 2016 through July 29, 2016, the District Offices will be operating under summer hours, which are listed below: Monday - Thursday 7:30am - 5pm Friday Closed Normal office hours will resume on . . .

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Thank You For Supporting Trojan20!

Thanks to the overwhelming generosity of JPS' parents, patrons, and the entire Jenks community, the Trojan20 campaign raised $114,000 to protect educational opportunities for all students at Jenks Public Schools and provide resources for . . .

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Teacher Testimonials

What sets Jenks Public Schools apart?  It is the people who work tirelessly every single day to make a difference in the lives of students.  The video series "Teacher Testimonials" will feature one teacher every . . .

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JPS Financial Reports FY2015-16

July 2015 August 2015 September 2015 October 2015 November 2015 December 2015 January 2016 February 2016 March 2016 April 2016 May 2016 June 2016

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JPS Credit Card Statements FY2015-16

July 2015 August 2015 September 2015 October 2015 November 2015 December 2015 January 2016 February 2016 March 2016 April 2016 May 2016 June 2016  

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District Collaboration Days

The Jenks Public Schools Instructional Calendar includes days on which students arrive at school later than the normal time. These are called District Collaboration Days. This time is set aside for teachers to work together to identify common . . .

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