I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear. -Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Today, let us take a moment to remember an incredible man who impacted countless lives.
These baseball players leave it all on the field...and on the stage! Thank you to the Jenks High School Baseball team for such a fun and entertaining night at Trojan Idol!
It is simply one of the biggest, best, and most important events you'll attend all year...the annual @jenksfoundation Auction is celebrating our Trojan Tradition on Saturday, Feb. 23 at @riverspiritcasino! Space is limited so get your tickets now at www.trojantradition.org. Live and silent auction plus phenomenal food and an incredible night of fundraising for JPS...don't miss it!
Superintendent Dr. Stacey Butterfield delivered her annual State of the Schools address today at the @jenks_chamber luncheon. Dr. Butterfield emphasized the importance of community partnerships while highlighting many of the programs at JPS helping students find their passion. Thanks to @ttcucreditunion for sponsoring today's luncheon and for your continued support of our schools!
@jenkssee 3rd and 4th grade students were eager to welcome a special guest today, Miss Oklahoma, Ashley Thompson! Ashley spoke about the importance of teamwork and encouraging those around you. Thank you, Miss Oklahoma, for coming to speak to our students!
There are no bigger supporters of our students, teachers, staff members, and our entire mission at JPS than our dedicated Board members. January is National School Board Recognition Month and we want to take this opportunity to say a very sincere thank you to Ron Barber, Chuck Forbes, Tracy Kennedy, Terry Keeling, and Melissa Abdo for volunteering their time to improving our policies, appreciating our employees, and helping our students succeed. Thank you!
Flying helicopters, piloting drones, and completing missions. That’s what Jenks High School students were doing this afternoon thanks to a visit from the @army_aviation_adventure_semi. Students got to experience the Apache flight simulator, measure their leadership skills via virtual reality, and learn more about how the Army uses the latest technology to achieve its objectives.
You have something to add to your calendar on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019. VOTE. The JPS Bond Election is about more than buildings, buses, and books. It's about creating opportunities for every student in our District. Find more info at www.jenksps.org.
The Jenks High School Seniors of the Month for January are Charlotte Suttee and Trent Famuliner! Congrats to both students on being selected for this honor! Get to know Charlotte and Trent and learn more about their plans for the future!