From the Back of a Napkin to a Product: How Putnam City Schools Helped Create Something Sold Around the World

When people come up with the beginnings of a great idea, one of the first things they do is get it on paper. Any sheet or scrap of paper, or even a napkin, will do. Thus it was that Cory Boggs, ...


Brandy Sitts Named Secondary Art Educator of the Year

Brandy Sitts, Putnam City’s fine arts and gifted/talented coordinator, has been named Secondary Art Educator of the Year by the Oklahoma Art Education Association.


Windsor Hills Elementary PE Teacher Honored

Chris Ridgeway, a physical education teacher at Putnam City’s Windsor Hills Elementary School, has been named Oklahoma’s 2017-2018 Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance ...


Action-based Labs Increase in Putnam City Schools

A burst of activity over the summer at five Putnam City elementary schools is ensuring that thousands of students get bursts of activity throughout the school year. Nine Action-Based Learning (ABL) ...


Putnam City Students Named 2017 Oklahoma Academic Scholars

Forty Putnam City students have been named Oklahoma Academic Scholars by the Oklahoma State Department of Education.


Neeli Boyd Named a Finalist for Oklahoma Teacher of the Year

Neeli Boyd, a 1st-grade teacher at Putnam City’s Wiley Post Elementary School who is currently the district’s teacher of the year, has been named one of 12 finalists for the 2017 Oklahoma ...


Putnam City's Points of Pride for the 2016-2017 School Year

Sometimes in the midst of busy lives we don't notice the good things happening all around us. Click to see the press release listing some of the good things that happened in Putnam City during the ...


Five Putnam City Schools Offer Free Breakfast and Lunch to Children in June 2017

Five Putnam City schools are participating in a summer food service program that will provide free breakfasts and lunches to children in June.


Brenda Davis Honored as Distinguished Principal by OAESP

Arbor Grove Elementary School Principal Brenda Davis has been named winner of the James Burnett Distinguished Principal award by the Oklahoma Association of Elementary School Principals (OAESP).


Student Councils at Three District High Schools Receive National Award

For exemplary records of leadership, service and activities, student councils at Putnam City West, Putnam City North and Putnam City High have each been named winner of a 2017 Gold Council of ...


Putnam City North FCCLA is Golden

The Putnam City North High School FCCLA chapter this year earned the Gold Star Chapter Award from Oklahoma FCCLA, the highest honor the organization gives.


Fine Arts Students to be Honored by State Superintendent Hofmeister

Seven Putnam City students will be honored at the State Superintendent's Arts Awards of Excellence ceremonies at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 25, at the Scottish Rite Temple in Guthrie.


Neeli Boyd Chosen as District’s Teacher of the Year

Neeli Boyd, a 1st-grade teacher at Wiley Post Elementary School, was named Putnam City Schools’ “Teacher of the Year” during the district’s annual celebration of teaching ...


Putnam City North High School Student Named Academic All-State

Carly Driskill of Putnam City North High School has been named to the 2017 Academic All-State Class by the Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence. Ms. Driskill is one of the100 top public high school ...


Five Finalists Chosen for 2016-2017 Putnam City Teacher of the Year

The list of 27 teachers who are teachers of the year in their own schools has now been whittled down five who remain in the running for district teacher of the year.


Putnam City North, Putnam City High Receive National Athletic Trainers’ Association Safe Sports School Award

Putnam City North High School and Putnam City High School are recipients of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association Safe Sports School award for their athletic training program. The award ...


Amanda Raupe of Putnam City’s Hilldale Elementary Named Winner of 2016-20717 Oklahoma Milken Educator Award

Hilldale Elementary School first-grade teacher Amanda Raupe was named Oklahoma's Milken Educator Award winner and accepted a $25,000 award at a school assembly on Jan. 10.


2017 Putnam City Invitational Schedules

The 2017 version of the annual Putnam City Invitational is scheduled for Jan. 5 through Jan 7 at Putnam City West High School, 8500 N.W. 23rd.


Band and Orchestra Students Earn All-State Recognition

Nineteen band and orchestra students from Putnam City’s three high schools earned spots in either the All-State Orchestra or All-State band after auditioning Dec. 3 at Westmoore High School.


Putnam City Board of Education Establishes Process for Finding New Member

Putnam City’s board of education has announced a process to appoint a new board member to the vacant Office No. 4 board seat. The term for the board seat ends in 2019. The seat became vacant ...