Watch: Jeff Jordan selected GPS District Teacher of the Year

Superintendent Dr. Mike Simpson announced Jeff Jordan as the District Teacher of the Year.

Watch: Jeff Jordan selected GPS District Teacher of the Year

Guthrie Public Schools honored all their site teachers of the year, announced the elementary and secondary teachers of the year and the district teacher of the year during Monday night’s Board of Education meeting. Guthrie High School English teacher Jeff Jordan was named the 2018-19 District Teacher of the Year. Jordan, who was also named […]

Watch: Wesley Cook named GPS Student of the Month

Watch: Wesley Cook named GPS Student of the Month

Sophomore Wesley Cook was named Guthrie Public School’s February Student of the Month. He was nominated by his teacher Kim Barrett for the character trait of witty. Wesley, who attends Faver Alternative School, is currently participating in cooking classes with the OSU Extension Office. He recently won a cookbook for his ability to identify 40 […]

GPS names their January Employees of the Month

Pictured (L-R) is Jana Wanzer, Sandra Savory, Michelle Chapple, Michele Hamby and Anita Paul.

GPS names their January Employees of the Month

Guthrie Public Schools recognized their January Support and Certified Employees of the Month. The Support Employee of the Month was the GPS Finance Department of Michele Hamby, Anita Paul, Jana Wanzer and Sandra Savory. All four were  nominated by Michelle Chapple. The Certified Employee of the Month was Shana Fields and was nominated by Emily Carpenter. […]

GHS students excel at 2019 Oklahoma Thespian Festival

Students attending (L-R): Levin Johnson, Illianna Escobar, Slade Roberts, (Back row) Jesse Scherffius, Shayla Jones, Izeck Escobar, Dalynn Sumo, Zyair Hall, Cameron Whytal, Madison Ramondetta.

GHS students excel at 2019 Oklahoma Thespian Festival

A total of 10 students from Guthrie High School attended and competed in the 2019 Oklahoma Thespian Festival at the Tulsa Community College over the weekend. The students competed in monologue and solo musicals. Zyair Hall won a $250 Thespian Scholarship while auditioning and competing at the festival. Dalynn Sumo and Izeck Escobar auditioned for […]

GHS student wins Poetry Out Loud contest

GHS student wins Poetry Out Loud contest

Guthrie High School student Izeck Escobar advanced to the State Poetry Out Loud Contest after winning his most recent contest. The state event will take place at the University of Central Oklahoma on March 7. Poetry Out Loud is a free poetry recitation contest for high-school students (grades 9-12) in both public and private schools. […]

Guthrie educators nominated for National LifeChanger of the Year award

Guthrie educators nominated for National LifeChanger of the Year award

Tamara Kuriger of Guthrie High School and Tonya Stansbury of Cotteral Elementary School have been nominated for the 2018-2019 national LifeChanger of the Year award. Kuriger, a special education teacher, was nominated by her colleague, Emily Savory. She was recognized as a LifeChanger in her community for making lessons interesting and relatable for her students. […]

Guthrie FFA celebrates the Blue Ribbon Classic Special Jays Show

Guthrie FFA celebrates the Blue Ribbon Classic Special Jays Show

The Agricultural Education and Guthrie High School FFA program continued their traditional Blue Ribbon Classic Special Jays Show held inside the Logan County Fairgrounds over the weekend. “It was a fun night with our students from Guthrie Public Schools and many from our community,” a spokesperson said. This year’s celebrity judge was Criminal Appeals Judge […]

Cordell, Dale named Lions Club Students of the Month

Pictured (R-L) is James Bennett, Luke Dale and Emily Cordell.

Cordell, Dale named Lions Club Students of the Month

Guthrie High School students Emily Cordell and Luke Dale were selected and honored by the Guthrie Lions Club for students of the month for the month of January. Emily, the daughter of Scott and Becky Cordell, stays active in many programs and clubs at GHS. She’s a member of FFA, National Honor Society and Mu […]

Superintendent: Technology, infrastructure will be a large part of next bond issue

Superintendent: Technology, infrastructure will be a large part of next bond issue

I’m thankful that mother nature has been kind as the spring semester has gotten off to a smooth start.  This Sunday, January 27th, we will host a public open house for the community to tour Charter Oak Elementary School from 2:00 until 3:30 p.m. We will have a short ceremony at 2 p.m. in the cafeteria […]

TSET grant to help playground for Charter Oak

TSET grant to help playground for Charter Oak

Guthrie Public Schools was awarded a $30,000 grant from TSET for promoting healthy living. The presentation came at halftime of the Lady Jays basketball game on Friday night. The grant will go toward additional playground improvements at Charter Oak Elementary School. TSET officials presented the check to Superintendent Dr. Mike Simpson, Chief Financial Officer Michelle Chapple […]

Cook, Christianson named GPS Employee’s of the Month

Amy Cook accepts her plaque and gift card from Charter Oak Elementary Principal Jeff Ball.

Cook, Christianson named GPS Employee’s of the Month

Guthrie Public Schools recognized their December Support and Certified Employees of the Month. Charter Oak Principal Jeff Ball nominated and presented Amy Cook, a paraprofessional at Charter Oak, as the Support Employee of the Month. Central Elementary Principal Dani Watson nominated and presented Barbara Christianson, a first grade teacher at Central, for the Certified Employee of the Month. […]

Guthrie students attend All-State festival, concert

Pictured (L-R) is Guthrie High School music teacher Bill Perring, Makayla Deloney, Sophie Evans, Conner Irwin and Junior High music teacher Aubrey Ross.

Guthrie students attend All-State festival, concert

Guthrie students Makayla Deloney, Sophie Evans and Conner Irwin, along with their music teachers Bill Perring and Aubrey Ross, attended the All-State Choral Festival spent last week in Oklahoma City. The students performed in the All-State Concert on Saturday afternoon in Yukon.

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