Teachers and leaders at EPS believe that preparing students to be college & career ready requires strategic learning experiences relative to content standards and post-secondary expectations that include the following:
Environments that inspire mutual respect among all learners
Optimism that equips learners with the tools and attitudes to approach problem-solving with grit, perseverance, & confidence
Inquiry that builds on natural curiosity
Opportunities to merge content objectives with meaningful applications and processes
Robust student-centered activities, marked by collaborative conversations
Support that honors the natural disequilibrium between the struggle to learn and the celebration of mastery
Optimal levels of individual student growth, continuously monitored for understanding
Feedback combined with self-assessment that empowers students to set incremental goals toward long-term results
Effective communication that demonstrates acquired knowledge and skills
Teachers follow the state standards. The district’s curriculum department works closely with administrators and teachers to ensure that the content, depth, and rigor of the standards prepare students for college and career success.
The Oklahoma State Department of Education Family Guides are resources aligned with the Oklahoma Academic Standards and developed specifically for Oklahoma families to complement classroom learning. They illustrate what is expected of students at each grade level in different content areas along with activities families can do at home to further support children’s learning experiences. OSDE Family Guides
Report cards are available at Oklahoma School Report Cards Page
Under the federal, Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) and Bill 3218, the Oklahoma State Department of Education (OSDE) was required to develop a new school accountability system. The resulting accountability system is now a dashboard-based platform that provides a snapshot of multiple aspects of school and student performance.
The portal can be found here: Oklahoma Parent Portal
If you have not already set up an account, you will need your student’s 10-digit State ID (STN) number and date of birth. If you have last year’s OSTP results or your child’s report card which can be found in the parent portal on Infinite Campus, the 10-digit State ID (STN) can be found in either of these places. It is labeled State ID