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THS Graduation

At the board meeting on June 23 rd , TPS board of education approved graduation on July 24 th at 7:00 PM at NSU Doc Wadley stadium. The graduation ceremony will be modified in the following ways due to COVID-19.  The ceremony will be . . .

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Schedule for March 23rd through April 3rd

Starting Monday March 23 until Friday April 3 School will be closed to students as directed by the state of Oklahoma. During this time teachers and support staff will not be reporting to work. However, all of our sites will be open . . .

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Coronavirus Update

Due to the mounting concerns over the coronavirus and the possibility of exposure to our students and staff, TPS has made the decision to immediately suspend all out of state travel until further notice.   We know . . .

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2019 School Clothing Assistance Program

  The Cherokee Nation School Clothing Assistance Program will begin accepting clothing applications beginning April 1, 2019. The downloadable application can be found on www.cherokee.org  or picked up at any or downloaded . . .

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Accent on Excellence 2017-2018!

  Patron of the Year Recipients: Sequoyah – Grant & Kalan Lloyd Cherokee – Riverhawk Nutrition Greenwood – Kerry-Ann Jacques Heritage – Shaun . . .

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Suspension of Classes

Teachers in Tahlequah Public Schools(TPS) have voted to walk out on April 2 if a budget for public education isn’t passed by April 1.   The TPS Board of Education adopted a resolution on Thursday, March 8 pledging . . .

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First day in the new Cherokee Cafeteria!!!

Cherokee Cafeteria made its much anticipated grand opening today!

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NO SCHOOL Friday March 30th, and April 2nd.

Just a reminder to all that there is no school Friday,  March 30 (Snow Day) and Monday, April 2 (Easter Holiday).      

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Happy Spring Break!!!

Have a Happy Spring Break!!! Classes resume March 26th!

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Impact Aid

Each year, schools across the country attempt to identify students attending public schools who are connected through tax-exempt property. The federal statute, under Public Law 91-874 “IMPACT AID,” authorizes financial . . .

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Tahlequah Backpack Program

Tahlequah Public Schools would like to thank Reasors, our community partners and our gracious families for their donations to the Tahlequah Backpack Program. Because of you, all of our students will have access to plenty of food over the . . .

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Sequoyah Students of the Month

November Students of the Month for Sequoyah PK   Left to right   Front Row:   Elijah Evans, Grace Winkle, Ethan Sanders, Xavier Crayton, Sophie Proctor, Ever Jimenez, . . .

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Sequoyah September Students of the Month

  September Students of the Month for Sequoyah PK   Left to right   Front Row:   Preston Bird, Lilly Guthrie, Aubrey Cochran, Connor Morgan, Gideon Baker, . . .

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Tahlequah Eclipse 2017!

Lisa Presley, Jan Rucker, & Stephanie Crawford enjoy the eclipse today! 

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May Students of the Month for Sequoyah PK

May Students of the Month for Sequoyah PK Left to right Front Row:   Isaiah Limpy, Gabriel Ridge, Keiton Mike, Kira Farley, Hana Maile, Justin Guerrero, James Brewer, Austin Scroggins, Kaeson Gaghins, Caden . . .

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Cherokee College Prep Institute

Contact:  Whitney Dittman whitney.dittman@cn-bus.com 918-384-6714 Janice Randall jr@cherokeenationfoundation.org 918-207-0950 Registration available for Cherokee College Prep Institute . . .

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Cherokee Cafeteria Construction

The new Cherokee Cafeteria construction continues to make progress.  Browse the pictures in the gallery to see the progress!

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BPA State Conference

“Spread Your Wings” was the theme of the Oklahoma State Conference for Business Professionals of America (BPA) that was recently held in Tulsa. Members from Tahlequah High School participating in the event were Brandon . . .

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Tahlequah in the Girls Basketball Area Finals Tonight!!

Girls Basketball Area Finals!!! The girls will play Collinsville at 630pm at Tulsa Webster HS. The address is 1919 W. 40th St, Tulsa, OK 74107.

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District Events

April 6th-May 8th - Distance Learning

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Frostbite 5K Run and 1 Mile Fun'd Run

This event will help re-fund our program for next year.  It is important to be Pre-registered by February 10 th  in order to receive an original Frostbite Run Long sleeve T-shirt.     . . .

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District Events

MAY 20 THS – Senior Graduation Practice @ NSU Stadium 10am-Noon THS – Senior Picnic @ Arrowhead Noon-3pm THS – Broadway Night @ PAC 7pm Middle – Moore class to Sports Park . . .

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Heritage TTM Award

Heritage 4th grade (2016) Think Thru Math competition winners for the State of Oklahoma honored at Tahlequah Public Schools Board Meeting. 

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The Tahlequah High School JROTC unit was invited to be the official color guard for the Opening Ceremonies of the annual OSSBA-CCOSA conference in Oklahoma City on August 26 th .

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Tahlequah Opening Session

Here are some of the highlights from Tuesday's opening session.  Lets have a great school year!!

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Welcome Back!

July 2016 Dear Tahlequah Public Schools Students, Parents, and Stakeholders: Please accept this enthusiastic welcome back to school for all of those who play such an important role in the educational process of our 3600 students . . .

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Tahlequah Students recognized at Board Meeting

Tahlequah High School was recommended for AdvancED accreditation after completing their External Review on March 28, 29, 2016.  Student Tate Schneider created a heartfelt video that provided the External Review Team with an insightful . . .

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District Events March 28th-April 5th

MARCH 28 District – Cherokee County Art Show – Set Up at PAC THS – Dance Team Tryout Clinic @ PAC 3:30pm THS – JV Baseball Home w/Stilwell 4pm THS – Girls Golf @ Coweta at Golf Club of Oklahoma . . .

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District Events March 21-29

MARCH 21 THS – Baseball Home w/Durant 3pm – Double-Header THS – Girls Golf @ Poteau – Choctaw Country Club – rescheduled to April 13 THS – ACT Prep for Juniors @ PAC 8:30am THS – . . .

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March 10th Board Meeting

Some image highlights from the March 10, 2016 board meeting.  Highlights include pictures of the flag salute, pictures of the the THS Girl's state representatives, and some students from Heritage Elementary that won the Think Through . . .

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Tahlequah Public Schools Pre-K and Kindergarten Round-Up

BEGINNING NOW!!! Tahlequah Public Schools  Pre-K and Kindergarten Round-Up 2016-17 Board of Education Office, 225 N. Water Ave.   (918) 458-4100      7:30am-4:30pm (closed . . .

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Kindergarten Class thanks Board members

Local kindergarten class attends the board meeting on January 14, 2016 to offer a "Thank you for all you do for us!"

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Watch the TMS Lion King Performance ONLINE!

Thanks to our THS Video Production students and TahlequahTigers.TV , you can now watch the TMS production of the Lion King online!

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Veterans Day 2015

Students took part in the annual Veterans Day on 11-11-15. Thank you for your service, Veterans!

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THS Traffic Changes

TAHLEQUAH, OK – The school district will be making changes to road traffic at Tahlequah High School (THS) after reviewing traffic streams there effective Monday, October 12, 2015.   We expect these modifications to minimize . . .

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TPS S.T.A.R. Students attend Chicago Tap

TAHLEQUAH, OK - S.T.A.R. students from Tahlequah Public Schools wiggled, shuffled and stomped for an hour and were encouraged to do so on Thursday, September  24 when they attended “Chicago Tap Theatre: Tap Out Loud,” . . .

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TPSF 2015 Parent Letter

Thank you, families and friends! Last year Tahlequah Public Schools Foundation gave over $45,000 to Tahlequah schools so that our teachers could nourish excellence and fulfill their dreams of providing a broader range of educational . . .

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Lisa Presley, Superintendent

Superintendent's Letter to the Public

Dear Tahlequah Public Schools Students, Parents, and Stakeholders: It is with sincere enthusiasm that I welcome back to school all of those who play such an important role in the educational process of the 3500 students in Tahlequah . . .

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Local Student, Girl Scout Camps Out at White House

TAHLEQUAH, OK - Katelyn Myers, fourth-grader at Greenwood Elementary, was one of five Green country girls who participated in the first-ever “Let’s Move! Outside” campout hosted by first lady Michelle Obama. Myers was . . .

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Tahlequah Graduates Receive $4.9 Million in Scholarships

TAHLEQUAH, OK – On May 23, 2015, Tahlequah Public Schools saw 227 Tahlequah High School graduates cross the stage to receive their diploma. Many of these graduates have received scholarships to further education at a college or . . .

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District Events: May 4-12

MAY 4 THS – AP Chemistry Test 7:45am THS – Boys Golf @ Regionals in McAlester THS – Girls Tennis @ Regional Tournament at Cascia Hall THS – Forensics students to Firing Range Middle – . . .

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District Events: April 20-29

APRIL 20 THS – Boys Golf @ Grove – Patricia Island THS – Slow Pitch @ Jay 5pm THS – Baseball Home w/Sequoyah 4:30pm Middle – 8 th Grade Math Test Middle – Dance-Pom Team Clinic . . .

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District Events: April 13-21

APRIL 13 THS – Boys Golf @ Shawnee – Shawnee Country Club THS – Slow Pitch @ Broken Arrow 5pm THS – Baseball @ Claremore 4:30pm THS – JV Soccer Home w/Hilldale Middle – . . .

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2nd 'Wrap the Track' Special Olympics Fundraiser

Can you spare a quarter?

The Tahlequah Special Athletes are teaming up with the Tahlequah Outlaws again to Wrap the Track with quarters on Thursday, April 16, 2015, at 6:00 p.m. . Please bring as many quarters you can spare and helps us raise money so the . . .

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District Events: March 30 - April 7

MARCH 30 District – No Classes for students today – State-wide Education Rally in OKC District – Cherokee County Art Show – Set Up at PAC MARCH 31 District – Cherokee County . . .

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Oklahoma State Department of Health confirms measles case

From the Oklahoma State Department of Health website The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is investigating a confirmed case of measles in Stillwater located in Payne County.  This is the first confirmed case in . . .

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21st Annual Cherokee County Student Art Show

The 21 st Annual Cherokee County Student Art Show will be held March 31-April 2, 2015. Theme for this year’s art show is “One Square Mile: A Look around Cherokee County as We See It” and will feature school art show winners . . .

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District Events: March 23-31

MARCH 23 THS – Boys Golf @ Coweta Golf Club of Oklahoma  THS – Baseball @ Skiatook 4:30pm THS – Tennis @ McAlester Invitational 8am Middle – Book Fair Begins Middle – Baseball Home . . .

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Pre-K Round Up

2015-16 Enrollment Begins April 20

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THS Cheer at Orlando Nationals

TAHLEQUAH, OK – Tahlequah Public Schools congratulates the THS Cheer Squad for defeating 31 teams from across the nation and finishing 17th out of 48 at the National High School Cheerleading Championships in Orlando Florida last . . .

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Foundation Awards $46K to TPS Educators

TAHLEQUAH, OK – January is all about new beginnings. The beginning of a new year, the start to chase those New Year’s resolutions, diets, reading plans, and so on. And, Tahlequah Public Schools is no different: many teachers are . . .

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Educators Share New Ideas

TAHLEQUAH, OK – While students take the day off, teachers and staff at Tahlequah Public Schools are still at the grind stone further developing their skills and sharing new ideas with one another. This past Monday, TPS hosted a . . .

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Inclement Weather Plan, Snow Routes

TAHLEQUAH, OK – Tahlequah Public Schools will be implementing some new procedures this winter. With the increase in snow and ice over the past few years, we have created a new Inclement Weather Plan. The new plan provides . . .

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Welcome to TahlequahSchools.org

Welcome to the new Tahlequah Public Schools website. We have been working hard for the past few months to redesign the web site, and we will be making additions over the course of the next several weeks and months. The site will continue to . . .

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