• Lindsey Nicole Henry Scholarship for Students with Disabilities Program
  • Oklahoma Equal Opportunity Education Scholarship Tax Credit

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FAST FACTS ABOUT OKLAHOMA

Number of Students in K-12 Schools (2011-2012) 665,841
Per-Pupil Expenditures in Oklahoma (2011-2012) $9,842
School Vouchers/ Tax Credits Yes
Public Charter Schools Yes
Number of Charter Schools 22

NATION’S REPORT CARD

Oklahoma Proficiency on the 2013 NAEP Assessments
Fourth Graders Not Proficient in Reading  70%
Eighth Graders Not Proficient in Reading  71%
Fourth Graders Not Proficient in Math  63%
Eighth Graders Not Proficient in Math  75%

PARENT RESOURCES

State Department of Education http://sde.state.ok.us/
School Finder/School Ratings Sites http://www.greatschools.org
http://www.globalscholar.com/schoolfinder/
School Choice Oklahoma http://okschoolchoice.blogspot.com/

CONTACT YOUR GOVERNOR

Gov. Mary Fallin
Oklahoma State Capitol
2300 N. Lincoln Blvd, Room 212
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Phone: 405-521-2342
http://www.ok.gov/governor/

 

 

School choice news in oklahoma


National Momentum in Favor of School Choice

Pro-school choice candidates prevail nationwide as potential map expands The American Federation for Children celebrates the success of pro-school choice candidates across the country.  In results available at time of publication, 80 out of 82 AFC-supported candidates won their respective races … Continued

Oklahoma State Supreme Court sides with special needs students, upholds constitutionality of state special needs voucher program

The American Federation for Children, the nation’s voice for educational choice, praises the Oklahoma Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the state’s special needs voucher program, the Lindsey Nicole Henry Scholarship for Students with Disabilities Program, which has been serving special … Continued