Welcome to the official website of Piedmont Public Schools. The Piedmont School District provides a quality education to pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade students in one early childhood center, three elementary schools, one intermediate school, one middle school, and one high school. In addition to academic programs, Piedmont Public Schools offers many enrichment programs and numerous athletic opportunities. There . . .
Over the last two weeks, the Piedmont Education Foundation had the opportunity to present 11 teacher grants at six different school sites. The amount of these awards total $4,643.10. The proceeds from these grant awards will help support instructional activities in each of these teachers’ classrooms. You can follow the Foundation on Twitter @ FoundationPPS and Facebook at Piedmont Public School . . .
The State of Oklahoma declared a second General Revenue failure for the current fiscal year. The total shortfall for Oklahoma school districts has now increased to $109.1 million for the current year. This latest shortfall has resulted in a second round of budget cuts for the current school year. Our state aid allocation has been reduced by an additional $185,869, and our Flexible Benefit Allowance (employee health . . .
Piedmont Public Schools is proud to announce that Melissa Johnson, first grade teacher at Piedmont Elementary School, was selected as the District Teacher of the Year for 2015-2016. Ms. Johnson has been an educator for 14 years and is committed to helping all of her students reach their full potential. Ms. Johnson creates a warm and inviting atmosphere in her classroom and incorporates a variety of daily activities to meet the needs of all of her students. Congratulations to Melissa Johnson on this well-deserved recognition!
Each month, a secondary teacher and an elementary teacher are recognized in the Featured Teacher section of the curriculum newsletter. Teachers are nominated by their peers or by administrators for outstanding practice in the classroom. The Featured Teachers in 2015-2016 are: Secondary September: Summer Boismier, MS 7th Grade ELA Teacher October: Drew Gossen, HS Science Teacher November: Sara Rhoades, PI Library Media Specialist December: Diana Moreno, MS Spanish Teacher January: Matt Bilyeu, HS History Teacher February: Amy Lennertz, PI Spanish Teacher March: Connie Ward, MS Science Teacher April: Sherri Wilson, HS Science Teacher Elementary Septemenber: Kristin Hall, PES First Grade Teacher October: Jammie Kimmel, Elementary Spanish Teacher November: Ashley Rhodes, NW Fourth Grade Teacher December: Debbie Bethel, PS Pre-Kindergarten Teacher January: Courtney Lindenborn, SR Elementary Teacher February: Julie Utley, NW Second Grade Teacher March: Trisha White, PES Kindergarten Teacher April: Mindy Ohl, PS . . .
Thank you to the Piedmont Chamber of Commerce and our outstanding business partners. The following businesses provide our school with a tremendous amount of support and resources: F & M Bank, Great Plains National Bank, Subway, Express Employment Professionals, ECI Agency, AtLink Services, Berkshire Hathaway-Ashley Shubert Team, Santiago Brennan McDonalds, Canadian County Children’s Justice Center, Piedmont First United Methodist Church, and Piedmont Church of the Nazarene.
Wildcat Clubhouse provides before and/or after school care at our Primary School and each elementary site on all school days, including district early release afternoons. Clubhouse opens at 7:15 am and closes at 5:45pm. Tuition fees can be paid monthly or thru a flex plan system. Our commitment is to provide fun, safe, enriching experiences in a respectful and nurturing environment. We promote lifelong learning skills in all children and youth during out of school time throughout the Piedmont School District. TUITION Monthly Payments: AM Only $80, PM Only $170, AM & PM $250.00 Flex Plan: 20 punches $120 (AM= 1 punch, PM= 2 punches) Contact your school office to enroll.
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Calendar Week of April 24 - April 30, 2016View Month