Sperry Grab-&-Go Menu for March 30-April 3
March 25, 2020 On Wednesday, March 25 th , the Oklahoma State Department Board of Education voted to continue the closure of schools through April 5 th , and to resume instruction on April 6 th as a “continuous learning plan” in a distance learning format. During this unprecedented time for Oklahoma, it has become necessary for the instructional leaders at Sperry Public Schools . . .
March 17, 2020 The State Board of Education met in an emergency meeting on Monday, March 16 th , to address the coronavirus/COVID-19 spread in Oklahoma. The Board unanimously approved State School Superintendent Joy Hofmeister’s suggestion to close all Oklahoma public schools through April 3 rd . This decision by the State Board of Education includes . . .
Growing concerns over the spread of COVID-19, commonly referred to as the Coronavirus, increased in this area as two confirmed cases were reported in Tulsa recently. The District has been monitoring the COVID-19 situation since the first cases were reported in the United States and will continue to monitor the situation. Information is gathered from local, state, and national news reports, state and county health department . . .
The Pirate and Lady Pirate tennis teams opened their seasons this week with matches against Beggs at the Sperry tennis courts. Junior Aubrey Sayre defeated Jasmane Berry of the Lady Demons, 8-6 at Number 1 singles. Aubrey trailed 6-1 before storming back to win the set. "Aubrey stayed focused and she found her serve," said tennis coach Kevin Brown. "She just kept coming back. . . .
Click on the image to the right to view more pictures of the Future Chefs and their creations. Donning traditional chef’s hats and white aprons, five Sperry Elementary students cooked favorite dishes for the 7 th annual Future Chefs National Challenge competition to tempt the palates . . .
Sperry Public Schools will have pre-kindergarten enrollment on Thursday, April 9 th , 2020, from 9 AM to 2 PM in the Elementary Building. Pre-kindergarten enrollment is for children who will be four years of age by September 1, 2020 but will not turn five years of age prior to Sept. 2, 2020. Parents need to bring with them the following: Proof of residency . . .
Pictured above: Sperry Schools Superintendent Dr. Brian Beagles, Sperry Board of Education President Mr. Jeff Carter, Mrs. Kuykendall, Middle School Principal Mr. Mike Juby, Elemenentary Assistant Principal Mrs. Traci Taylor, and High School Principal Mr. Randy Shaw. Kristin Kuykendall made a mark quickly among her peers at Sperry Middle . . .
TodaySunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
TonightClear, with a low around 45. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
SundaySunny, with a high near 71. West wind around 5 mph.
Perfect attendance is something to be celebrated, and Sperry Middle School made sure the 6th, 7th, and 8th Grade students who have gone through the first 9 weeks of school without missing a single day of class received appropriate accolades for their dedication to attendance. 6th Grade perfect attendance: 1 st Row: Devin Sam, David Figart, Kendall Teel, Lillie Rodgers, Jason Lincoln 2 nd Row: Maykala Trisler, Camden Woodall, Jennifer Chavez-Rangel, Connor Pounds, Rayven Jihnson, Neveah Beck, Jessica Mathis, Sephany Ortiz 3 rd Row: Isiah Fellows, Aubrey Sappington, Tessa Wolfe, Julieona Kerr, Hope Hodson, Dalton King, Kamya Barrett 7th Grade Perfect Attendance: 1 st Row: Devin Robinson, Bryndon Mitchell, Chris Akers, Taylor Hunt, Ashlynn Woodard 2 nd Row: Laci Delancy, Isabel Edgar, Cailun Tillman, Sydney Cavin, Kaitlynn Carter, Tyler Jobe Not Pictured: Chris Scott, Mallory Emberson, Vanessa Saldivar 8th Grade Perfect Attendance: 1 st Row: Tucker Ridge, Katelyn . . .
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