APEX Dance Visits OMS
Leader In Me Symposium Included Visits to Three OPS Elementary Schools
National Award Recognizes Outstanding School Board Support of the Arts
Owensboro Innovation Academy students created living museums at OPS’ Estes Elementary School and DCPS’ Meadowlands Elementary School on Friday, Nov. 18 from 12:15 p.m. to 1:35 p.m. OIA students were dressed as Renaissance historical figures bringing history alive.
Owensboro Public Schools’ Superintendent Dr. Nick Brake has been awarded a new four-year contract by the OPS Board of Education to be the superintendent of Owensboro Public Schools. Brake will complete his current four-year contract in June.
Owensboro Public Schools are celebrating the 18th Anniversary of the OPS Fine Arts Festival at the RiverPark Center beginning March 20 and running through March 30. This annual celebration of creativity in the arts brings over 3000 student performers together for 7000 audience members over two weeks of performances.
Over 40 OHS students taking a class called Family and Consumer Science Essentials visited various locations in Owensboro to job shadow professionals in our community during the school day on March 27. The students completed the first two lessons of the Junior Achievement Job Shadow curriculum prior to their site visits.