Due to weather conditions affecting so many area schools, the OSSAA changed the dates of the 3A Basketball Tournament to February 23, 24, and 26. 2018 3A Girls Basketball Regional Bracket (with Area Bracket) 2018 3A Boys Basketball Regionals bracket (with Area Bracket)
Sperry Elementary students will participate in the Sodexo Future Chef competition on March 8th at 2:30 PM in the Main Cafeteria of the Sperry campus. This is the fourth year for Sperry students to have the opportunity to create and bake dishes for awards and prizes. Five students from grades first through fifth grade will be selected based on their entry applications and recipes. Each of these five recipes . . .
Sperry Wrestling continues its long history of being represented in the State Tournaments. Six Sperry High School wrestlers will travel to the State tournament this year. One freshman, Seth Jackson; two sophomores, Cooper Park and Bryce Carter; and three seniors, Bailey Clampitt, A. J. McEntire, and Tyler Thompson all qualified recently for the State Tournament. The OSSAA Wrestling State Tournament will be held on . . .
Dr. Brian Beagles, on behalf of Sperry Public Schools, thanked outgoing board member Tim Simmons for his service to the students and staff of the district since joining the Sperry Board of Education in 2012. “It has been a pleasure working with Mr. Simmons these past six years,” Dr. Beagles said. “He has displayed positive leadership and sound decision-making skills throughout his . . .
At the February 12, 2018 regular board meeting, the Sperry Board of Education approved the 2018-2019 school calendar. Click here for the calendar.
Sperry Band Students Take Several Seats in All-District Bands Sperry High School Band and Middle School Band each participated in the Mid-East Oklahoma Band Directors Association (MEOBDA) auditions for All-District Band. Over 1200 students from 33 different schools participated in the auditions for a position on one of three different bands, 7th Grade All-District Band, Junior High All-District Band for 8 th and 9 . . .
Districts Across the State Receive the 2016-2017 State Test Scores The State Department of Education (SDE) emphasized that assessments from the 2016-2017 school year mark a “total reset” in assessments. In multiple emails to schools and in documents posted on Oklahoma’s State Department of Education website ( http://sde.ok.gov/sde/documents/2017-09-25/assessment-guidance ), the . . .
The Yearbook class has announced that the 2017-2018 yearbooks are now on sale. Cost for the district yearbook is $50, and if ordered before Oct. 27, 2017, there will be 4 free icons included so you personalize your cover. For more information, or to order a yearbook, see Mr. Winefield at the high school or visit jostensyearbooks.com and enter your school site information.
This AfternoonShowers, mainly before 5pm. High near 39. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
TonightA 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
FridayA 40 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Since February, Dr. Beagles has been giving monthly update reports to the Board of Education about students receiving breakfast at Sperry Elementary and Sperry Middle School through the Breakfast in the Classroom program. The program, serving students in Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade allows every student in those grades to receive a free breakfast at school. Through this program, students go to their regularly scheduled class at the start of the school day, and a count is taken of all the students who want to receive breakfast that morning. Breakfast in the Classroom is a national program designed to ensure all students are provided healthy breakfast choices to start their day, with each nutritionally balanced meal offering healthy choices and always include milk and/or juice. Sperry's Elementary and Middle Schools piloted the program throughout the second semester as part of a study of student participation, influence on instruction, and possible effect on student academic performance. The teacher performs regular duties while students eat their meal and begins the day's first lesson as usual. Students engage in . . .
In addition to view choices, the mobile view offers additional features like: A responsive design that adjusts to any display size Dynamic imagery with color and photos Collapsible navigation Language translation Search function Scrolling banners Calendar Highlights Polls Quick Links In August 2012, Pew Internet Research reported 45 percent of American adult cell phone owners have a smartphone. In addition, 25 percent of American adults own a tablet computer. Those numbers are expected to increase. Anticipating this, our website provider, SOCS, helped us get ready for the trend by providing a mobile view of our web site. SOCS , a leading web-hosting company, furnishes websites for school districts, hospitals, municipalities and other community non-profits. This service is provided by the Foundation for Educational Services, in Lincoln Nebraska. Source: http://pewinternet.org/Commentary/2012/February/Pew-Internet-Mobile.aspx