Oklahoma City University Dean's Honor Roll for Spring 2019
Dean's Honor Roll status is awarded to students who successfully complete a minimum of 12 credit hours and maintain a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.
APS: 2019 Summit For Kids Professional Symposium
This year's Summit For Kids Professional Symposium will be held August 16 from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Akron-Summit County Public Library (60 S. High St.). The theme is "Unraveling Privilege and Bias for a More Equitable Community." The cost is $50 (includes parking and door prizes; CEUs and CLEs are pending) Other News Recent Achievements/Awards/Grants: GAR Foundation - $529,000 over three years ($84,000 in June 2019, $250,000 in February 2020 and $195,000 in February 2021 - to support the College & Career Academies of Akron with ongoing professional development and training for teachers) GAR Foundation - $64,150 as follows: $9,320 - Buchtel CLC (Griffin Inspiration Station Sensory Room) $13,070 - Jennings CLC (Virtual Village Expansion)…
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Graduation Class of 2019
Raising the bar and closing the achievement gap for all students