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See photos from Broken Arrow High School's 2019 prom  Tulsa World

Broken Arrow High School students held their 2019 prom at the Stoney Creek Conference Center. Check out some of the best photos here.

More than 1000 students graduate from Broken Arrow  KTUL

Broken Arrow High School is graduating, once again, the largest class in the state of Oklahoma. “What we have seen is that Broken Arrow really is the world's ...

State baseball tournament, Day 1: In 6A, Broken Arrow, Jenks advance; Coweta advances 5A  Tulsa World

Broken Arrow junior pinch hitter Ryan Lynn delivered the game-winning in the bottom of the seventh inning.

Graduations 2019: See graduation ceremonies from Nathan Hale, McLain, Coweta and more  Tulsa World

Congratulations to the Class of 2019. Check out area high school and college graduation ceremony photos here.

High school baseball: OSSAA announces 6A-5A-4A state baseball pairings  Tulsa World

Pairings were announced Monday for the 6A-5A-4A state baseball tournaments, starting Thursday. Brackets for the 3A-2A tournaments, opening Thursday at ...

Broken Arrow Public Schools committee recommends redefined high school experience  Tulsa World

The Broken Arrow school board on Monday evening approved three recommendations designed to redefine the high school experience and prepare students to ...

Broken Arrow Public Schools committee to present high school configuration recommendations Monday  Tulsa World

Nearly two years after quashing its controversial proposal to divide Broken Arrow High School, the school district's configuration committee has prepared new ...

Broken Arrow High School responds quickly following threat  KTUL

It was discovered by some students on a trip to the restroom. "These couple of kids were talking about how they went to the bathroom and they saw, like, this ...

Tulsa World editorial: Broken Arrow High School's Donna Gradel demonstrates what's possible in public schools  Tulsa World

Congratulations to Broken Arrow High School's Donna Gradel, one of four national finalists to be the teacher of the year.

Broken Arrow High School Pole Vaulting Record Broken  News On 6

A pole vaulting record at Broken School High School has been broken at the first outdoor meet of the season.

Governor Kevin Stitt To Visit Broken Arrow High School  News On 6

BROKEN ARROW, Oklahoma - Governor Kevin Stitt will visit Broken Arrow High School Wednesday morning. Newly-Elected Stitt Sees "Untapped Potential" In ...

High school wrestling: All in the family -- Rodney Jones succeeds brother as 6A champion Broken Arrow's head coach  Tulsa World

Rodney Jones helped Shawn Jones coach the Tigers to five team state titles and four Dual State championships in 14 years.

Broken Arrow's Donna Gradel among four finalists for national Teacher of the Year  Tulsa World

Gov. Kevin Stitt and State Superintendent Joy Hofmeister made the announcement Wednesday after touring Broken Arrow High School with Gradel, who taught ...

High school football, Week 6: Broken Arrow remains unbeaten with 69-10 homecoming win over Westmoore  Tulsa World

Kaizer Newell scores three TDs -- including an 80-yard fumble return to lead Tigers.

Former Broken Arrow High School football star, OSU signee sentenced to 13-year prison term in armed robbery case  Tulsa World

A former Broken Arrow High School football star and Oklahoma State University signee will serve 13 years in federal prison for robbing a convenience store.

Broken Arrow to build STEM center for high school students  KOKI FOX 23

Plans are underway for a new Innovation/STEM center for Broken Arrow High School students.

Tulsa World editorial: Here's to the champions! Broken Arrow wins the big game  Tulsa World

The top-ranked, undefeated Tigers won an exciting, weather-delayed Class 6A Division I championship game against the Jenks Trojans Friday night at the ...

Broken Arrow creating first female varsity wrestling program in Oklahoma  KFOR Oklahoma City

BROKEN ARROW, Okla. - Broken Arrow High School is creating a female varsity wrestling program, which is a first for Oklahoma. Oklahoma City University ...

High school football: BA's Gavin Potter uncovers his decision for Jayhawks  Tulsa World

Gavin Potter said he dreamed of getting to play college football his entire life. When the moment came, he found a way to make the announcement entertaining.

High schools: Noah Cortes, Broken Arrow set records in romp over Enid  Tulsa World

On Cortes' fourth carry of the night, he ran 80 yards around right end for a touchdown that started the top-ranked Class 6AI Tigers' onslaught against Enid.

Broken Arrow student's artwork chosen for new anti-littering campaign  KOKI FOX 23

The sign will be unveiled at 9 a.m., April 22, at Tiger Creek Nature Park.

Green Country Family Grieves Loss of Broken Arrow Grad and OSU  News On 6

A family is grieving the loss of a Broken Arrow Grad and OSU student who died in a car accident Tuesday afternoon. According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, ...

Broken Arrow 'Empty Bowls' Fundraiser Planned  News On 6

Broken Arrow Neighbors and Broken Arrow Public Schools are hosting a fundraiser to raise awareness of hunger and the need for food security.

Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Broken Arrow's Zach Marcheselli thrived under pressure

Broken Arrow senior linebacker Zach Marcheselli, a TCU signee, was one of the most talked about players in the preseason. He lived up to the hype.

Veterans invited for sendoff performance as Broken Arrow band takes patriotic show to national competition  Tulsa World

Veterans are invited to a sendoff performance on Monday as The Pride of Broken Arrow heads to a national competition with its 2018 contest show, “THE United ...

Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Broken Arrow's Andrew Raym became best player on state's best line

Broken Arrow junior offensive lineman Andrew Raym is regarded as the state's top offensive lineman. While leading the Tigers to a state title, he proved it.

High school football: Broken Arrow rolls past top-ranked Union in season opener; Keith Riggs wins first game as Jenks coach  Tulsa World

The high school football season kicked off with one upset and one impressive debut — Broken Arrow rolled over No. 1-ranked Union, 33-10, while Jenks picked ...

High school football: "Proud alumni" Archie Bradley donates $5,000 for BA Tigers' championship rings  Tulsa World

Archie Bradley is saying congratulations to the Broken Arrow football team, from one state champion to another.

Bill Haisten: With Union conquest, Broken Arrow gets a nice prize – the No. 1 ranking  Tulsa World

BROKEN ARROW — If you see Broken Arrow football coach David Alexander on Saturday and mention that his team's execution wasn't always crisp and that ...

Video: Broken Arrow High School releases latest lip dub installment with 'BA BA Land'  Tulsa World

Students at Broken Arrow High School have continued their annual lip dub tradition by releasing "BA BA Land," a 20-minute video featuring songs from hit ...

Broken Arrow High School Hosts Crash Simulation  News On 6

Broken Arrow Public Schools and the BA police department hosted a DUI car accident simulation Friday. During the simulation one student passed away and ...

High School Football Week 10: Playoff pairings set as regular season wraps up  Tulsa World

Class 6A, Division I No. 1 Broken Arrow begins the quest for a state championship Friday against Moore.Friday night football game turns into memorial for ...

John Klein: Thousands of players. A 'million-dollar' organization. And national titles. Meet northeast Oklahoma's big-time bands.  Tulsa World

Football isn't the only thing to watch Friday nights in northeast Oklahoma. Halftime is showtime, and you can see some of America's best bands.

Bridging the gap: Recruiting high school students is key to closing skills gap  Tulsa World

We work with businesses in our region who say that they could add 100 to 200 jobs tomorrow if they had the skilled workforce available,” said Steve Tiger, CEO ...

Broken Arrow Man Joins U.S. Air Force  News On 6

A Broken Arrow man is now a U.S. Air Force Airman.

15 students from Jenks, Broken Arrow are winners in C-SPAN's filmmaking competition  Tulsa World

Fourteen Jenks High School students and one from Broken Arrow have been recognized as award-winning young filmmakers in C-SPAN's annual video ...

Moore offense kept silent in blowout loss to Broken Arrow  Norman Transcript

BROKEN ARROW — Moore kept searching for avenues for offensive success on Friday night. But around every corner was a dead end.

Police Investigating Allegations Of Misconduct At Broken Arrow Schools  News On 6

Broken Arrow Police detectives are investigating allegations of misconduct involving a former employee of Broken Arrow Public Schools.

Bands of America: Pride of Broken Arrow takes fourth, Jenks takes ninth at Grand National Championships  Tulsa World

The 299-member ensemble performed among dozens of other schools this past weekend at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Minnesota. The bands played to ...

Broken Arrow wins 6A Oklahoma Bandmasters Association championships  Tulsa World

The Pride of Broken Arrow marching band took top honors in the 2018 the Oklahoma Bandmasters Association championships in Broken Arrow on Saturday.

Photo gallery: Broken Arrow wins 2018 Oklahoma Bandmasters Association Championship  Tulsa World

Six area high school marching bands competed Saturday in the 6A Oklahoma Bandmasters Association championships in Broken Arrow. In addition to the host ...

John Klein: Assistance for neighbors in Broken Arrow  Tulsa World

Broken Arrow Neighbors has continued to grow, along with the city, to provide a helping hand for those that need a little assistance.

Broken Arrow High School split: Committee proposes 3 separate high schools by 2031  Tulsa World

Broken Arrow's high school and freshman academy would be reconfigured into two comprehensive high schools for grades nine through 12 by fall 2021.

Michael Overall: Broken Arrow loses important piece of its history  Tulsa World

The Esslinger House, the only remaining structure dating back to the Haskell State School of Agriculture, was demolished last week.

Broken Arrow high school reconfiguration: Lingering questions force delay of official recommendation  Tulsa World

An official recommendation on reconfiguration of Broken Arrow High School will be delayed as the district seeks answers to questions that have arisen since the ...

BAHS science students, city build floating wetland  2 Works For You -

A retention pond across from the Broken Arrow High School has turned into an outdoor classroom for several science students.

Broken Arrow superintendent's first year: Discussions on high school's future continue  Tulsa World

The high school, with grades 10-12, officially has 3838 students enrolled for 2017-18, according to the Oklahoma State Department of Education, and the district ...

Broken Arrow Schools: 30 Minutes Added To Each Day When Classes Resume Monday  News On 6

UPDATE: Since this story was posted, Broken Arrow Public Schools has announced that class will resume Monday.

High schools: Broken Arrow announces 2018 Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees  Tulsa World

A major league pitcher and the school's first official state championship team will be part of 2018 class.

Good school/bad school: Broken Arrow High School patrons worry about split  Tulsa World

BROKEN ARROW — More than 30 Broken Arrow community members spoke at a forum Tuesday evening about a preliminary proposal that would divide the ...

The Oklahoman's Super 30: Broken Arrow's Demeco Roland a late bloomer at defensive tackle

BROKEN ARROW — Lying on the turf after his first week of spring conditioning, Demeco Roland croaked out the words every coach dreads. “I want to quit.

'Best-kept secret': Area districts with virtual school option consider promoting their programs as Epic continues to grow  Tulsa World

As enrollment at Epic Charter Schools continues to soar, local education leaders are thinking twice about keeping their own virtual programming out of the ...

Committee recommends new high school for Broken Arrow Public Schools  KTUL

BROKEN ARROW, Okla. (KTUL) -- A committee looking at the future of Broken Arrow Public Schools says the district needs four 9th through 12th-grade high ...

Broken Arrow School Completes High School Addition  News On 6

When Broken Arrow High School students return to class Monday, they'll find the latest construction project finished and ready to use.

Top youth drum-and-bugle units to duel in Broken Arrow  Tulsa World

Drums of Summer, which doubles as a fundraiser for the Pride and other Broken Arrow Bands programs, is part of Drum Corps International's annual Tour of ...

72 northeast Oklahoma students named National Merit Scholarship Program semifinalists for 2019  Tulsa World

Officials of National Merit Scholarship Corp. this week announced about 16,000 semifinalists in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program, including ...

Former Broken Arrow Football Star Arrested Again  News On 6

A former Broken Arrow football star will be in a Louisiana jail as soon as he gets out of the hospital.

B.A. Launches First-Ever Virtual School Day  News On 6

Broken Arrow High School students got to stay home Monday for the first-ever Virtual School Day.

Texas Football: 4-star 2020 OL Andrew Raym looking Horns over Oklahoma schools?  Hook 'Em Headlines

A recent offer sent out by the 2020 Texas football recruiting class went to elite Broken Arrow offensive tackle Andrew Raym.

Update: Student dies after fall from top of Broken Arrow football stadium; counseling to be available for students, school announces  Tulsa World

BROKEN ARROW — Family, friends and community gathered to honor and pray for a Broken Arrow student who died after a fall from the top of Broken Arrow ...

Former Broken Arrow football star Devon Thomas accused of charging at officials with knife during arrest in Louisiana  Tulsa World

A former Broken Arrow High School football player who is charged with robbery in Tulsa County is now accused of charging at Louisiana authorities with a knife ...

Unprecedented jump in teen vaping concerns local officials  Tulsa World

Nationally, twice as many high school students used nicotine-tinged electronic cigarettes this year compared with last year, according to the results of a large ...

Photo gallery: National Merit Scholarship semifinalists from northeast Oklahoma for 2019  Tulsa World

Officials of National Merit Scholarship Corp. this week announced about 16000 semifinalists in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program, including 72 ...

Vivian Annette McDaniel  Tulsa World

Vivian Annette McDaniel, 79, of Pine, Colorado, went to be with her husband on April 9, 2019 in Evergreen, Colorado. She was a graduate of Broken Arrow High ...

Broken Arrow High School teacher arrested on sex-crime complaint  Tulsa World

Greg Durbin, a history teacher at Broken Arrow High School, was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of making a lewd proposal to a minor.

Yukon elementary school art teacher named 2019 Oklahoma Teacher of the Year  KFOR Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY - A Yukon elementary school art teacher was named Oklahoma's 2019 Teacher of the Year on Tuesday. Becky Oglesby, nicknamed the ...

What Texas teachers getting a pay raise means for Oklahoma teachers. Wayne Greene does the math  Tulsa World

The Dallas Morning News reports that the Texas Senate unanimously approved a $5000-a-year teacher pay raise on Monday. If you accept the Morning News' ...

Broken Arrow school board: District to partner on college credits program with Tulsa Community College, Northeastern State University  Tulsa World

BROKEN ARROW — High school juniors and seniors will now be able to earn an associate's degree through Tulsa Community College, then after graduating, ...

Coweta winter guard gives winning performance  Tulsa World

The Coweta Winter Guard kicked off its 2019 competition season Friday, Feb. 2 by winning a championship at the Winter Guard and Percussion of Oklahoma ...

Family sets up scholarship in honor of murdered Broken Arrow teacher  KTUL

Last month, Shane Anderson's family set up a scholarship for Broken Arrow High School students in his honor.The geography teacher lost his life last October ...

Police Escort Planned For Broken Arrow Student's Prom  News On 6

A Broken Arrow High School student is excited after her dad stepped up to help find her a prom date.

OSCA All-State soccer games start Thursday

The annual Oklahoma Soccer Coaches Association All-State games begin Thursday night at Broken Arrow High School and conclude Saturday night. A total of ...

30 northeast Oklahoma seniors named 2019 Academic All-Staters  Tulsa World

The Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence has announced its 33rd Academic All-State Class. Recipients were selected from 535 nominations statewide, hailing ...

Broken Arrow High School's Viral Video Shows Off School Spirit KWTV

Students at Broken Arrow High School (BAHS) are showing off their school spirit in a lip-dub video that has gone viral online.

Football Recruiting: Oklahoma State to host recruits at Junior Day  Cowboys Ride For Free

From now until Feb. 2, Oklahoma State football coaches will continue to focus their efforts on recruiting as Groundhog Day is the last day of the the “contact ...

High school senior & mother of two remembered after double fatal wreck in Broken Arrow  2 Works For You -

BROKEN ARROW, Okla. -- Family members and friends are remembering a high school senior and a mother of two who both died during a crash Friday evening ...

'Something scary can happen at any public place at any time': School districts adapt security plans in era of mass shootings  Tulsa World

Officials at Jenks, Broken Arrow and Tulsa public schools say they aren't more concerned with a school shooting than they have been in the past. But the districts ...

More Oklahoma teachers are taking nontraditional paths to the classroom, and the trend is raising new state policy questions  Tulsa World

The segment of Oklahoma's teacher labor force not certified through a traditional teacher preparation pathway is up 41 percent over the last six years.

Broken Arrow HS Seniors Leave Their Mark On The Concrete  News On 6

For a select group of Broken Arrow High School seniors, parking won't be a problem. Some students were able to create works of art on the concrete.

New Broken Arrow elementary school on track to enroll 700 students for fall 2017  Tulsa World

Tucked in a wooded hillside near the northwest corner of Kenosha Street and 209th East Avenue, the district's 15th elementary school is expected to open next ...

'We will get through this together': Broken Arrow schools hit hard by deaths of student, teacher  Tulsa World

BROKEN ARROW — Shane Anderson left a half-empty water bottle on his desk in Room 203 at Oneta Ridge Middle School last week. Notes scribbled on a ...

Despite teacher walkout, Broken Arrow students will report to class for SAT testing  KOKI FOX 23

Broken Arrow School will be closed April 10, but all juniors are required to be at school to take the SAT test.

Photo Gallery: Broken Arrow High School Prom | Local  Tulsa World

Action during the Broken Arrow High School prom, inside the Spirit Bank Event Center, on Saturday, April 29, 2017. CORY YOUNG/Tulsa World. Cory Young.

Plan your year: Here's something to do every day of 2019  Tulsa World

The new year can be as busy as you want it to be: We found something for you to do every day in 2019.

Video: Kristin Chenoweth to be featured in TV special 'I'm Coming Home,' airing tonight on ABC

Chenoweth stopped by "The View" and "GMA Day" Wednesday to talk about the TV special.

High school basketball: Huffman and Dennis lead Broken Arrow boys past Union  Tulsa World

BROKEN ARROW — Broken Arrow coach Beau Wallace is a little concerned about his team possibly peaking too early at the halfway point of the season.

Gov. Kevin Stitt says OU Board of Regents needs more diversity  Tulsa World

His remarks were made in response to a question during the Oklahoma Press Association Legislative Summit at the Capitol.

Donna Gradel: I am a teacher... and here's what you need to know about public schools  Tulsa World

I am a teacher. I get to work with some of the most amazing young people and colleagues on earth. I get to instruct, challenge, inspire and encourage every day.

Video: Broken Arrow High School posts completed 2017 'lip dub' on YouTube  Tulsa World

Watch the video below and read the story from March 31 issue of Tulsa World: BROKEN ARROW — Hundreds of Broken Arrow High School students dressed in ...

Broken Arrow teen's death at football stadium reignites conversation on Oklahoma's youth suicide rate  Tulsa World

The death Friday of a Broken Arrow teenager who reportedly jumped from the top of a football stadium calls attention to the state's high number of youth suicides.

Commissioner of Labor Biographies  Tahlequah Daily Press

Brandt Dismukes. Hometown and number of years there: Oklahoma City. Office sought: Commissioner of Labor. Party affiliation: Independent.

Charles T. (Tom) Lester  Tulsa World

Charles T. (Tom) Lester Tom went to be with the Lord on October 6, 2018 at the age of 85.

BAPD: Student May Face Charges For Threatening Student On School Bus  News On 6

A Broken Arrow high school student may face charges after threatening his classmates on the school bus.

Broken Arrow High School's JROTC program off to good start  Tulsa World

BROKEN ARROW — A new program similar to a Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps — or JROTC — program is proving popular at Broken Arrow High ...

High school soccer: Broken Arrow boys, girls get playoff wins  Tulsa World

BROKEN ARROW — D'waylan McIntosh scored two goals to lead a balanced attack as Broken Arrow's boys soccer team rolled to an impressive 6-2 victory over ...

Celebration of life set for Broken Arrow student killed in crash  Tulsa World

BROKEN ARROW — A *service* has been set for a Broken Arrow High School student who died in a head-on collision Friday. Noah Schriner, 17, will be honored ...

Shackleford to lead JPS in next school year  Grandlakenews

Larry Shackleford, a 1974 graduate of Jay High School, has been picked as the new superintendent for his alma mater. Shackleford, who most recently has ...

People & Places: Eisenhower's Fiestivale to run on 'flower power'  Tulsa World

Break out the bell-bottom jeans and the tie-dyed T-shirts — this year's Eisenhower International School's fundraising event is going all the way back to the days ...

Broken Arrow science teacher named Oklahoma Teacher of the Year  Tulsa World

Donna Gradel, a science teacher for the past 21 years at Broken Arrow High School, has been an educator for 29 years. She teaches environmental science for ...

Green Country Dad Dreams Big For Daughter's Prom Date  News On 6

A Coweta dad is trying to get the attention of A-List celebrities in hopes of finding his daughter a prom date.

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