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  • UNT Flower College students give up spring break recreation to serve Moore

    While many college and university students will travel to beach resorts and popular tourist areas for spring break this month, eight University of North Texas students are spending their spring break serving the city of Moore, which was ...

    March 12, 2014 1 Photo

  • School board supports education rally

    The Norman Public Schools Board of Education passed a resolution instructing Superintendent Dr. Joe Siano to support participation in an education rally at a regular school board meeting Monday night....

    March 11, 2014

  • Botball Students have a ball at competition

    Serious but excited students calculated carefully while concentrating on the exact set of commands that would get their robot to lightly place a cluster of doll-size hangers on a rack. If the robot missed its mark, the students would try ...

    March 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • NPS to host job fair

    Norman Public Schools will host its annual Teacher Job Fair from 3 to 5:30 p.m. March 27 at the Nancy O’Brian Center for Performing Arts at Norman North High School, 1809 Stubbeman Ave....

    March 10, 2014

  • Helmets ****First Choice**** Helmets in schools ease fears as storm season approaches in Moore

    Less than a year ago Jennifer Brumley’s son TJ was dug out of a pile of rubble that used to be his classroom at Briarwood Elementary. The May 20 tornados in Oklahoma destroyed homes and took lives demolishing Briarwood and Plaza Towers ...

    March 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • Norman School Board to meet Monday

    The Norman Public Schools’ Board of Education will vote on three agenda items at a regular school board meeting Monday night. The board will meet at the Administrative Services Center, 131 S. Flood Ave., at 5 p.m....

    March 8, 2014

  • Cat in the Hat ****FIRST Choice**** Roosevelt Elementary hosts record-setting Seussical celebration

    Red and white, for one and all. They were dressed to the nines in hats so tall. Stripes here, stripes there. Stripes everywhere. Roosevelt Elementary teachers, students and staff came together with more than 700 “Cat in the Hat” hats to ...

    March 8, 2014 1 Photo

  • District will not adjust calendar for March snow days

    Norman Public Schools announced Wednesday that the snow days taken by the district on Monday and Tuesday would be made up by the district using accumulated, additional instructional minutes to the school day. These additional minutes have ...

    March 7, 2014

  • School board to conduct special meeting

    Norman Public Schools Board of Education will conduct a special board meeting at 5 tonight at the Administrative Services Center, 131 S. Flood Ave....

    March 6, 2014

  • Schools closed, OU delayed

    Officials announced late Monday afternoon that Norman and Moore public schools will remain closed today....

    March 4, 2014