A note from Mr. Kinsey -- "Our teachers and principals are preparing for the 2020-21 school year. We are excited about it, and we hope that you are too! Check our website regularly during the next few weeks for more details including information about online enrollment that will be opening within the next week, the in-person and virtual options for enrolling your child in school this year, how to use the Canvas learning management system to help your child stay connected in school, and how to check out a Chromebook for your student for the school year.
Athletic physicals for all incoming THS and TMS athletes are tonight at Tecumseh High School 901 N. 13th Street. Enter through bus depot doors on east side. We will begin with seniors at 6:15 pm. Please consult the attached document for additional grade level times. It would be helpful to have the attached physical form already completed when you arrive. Cost is $15 per athlete. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/775480/Tecumseh_Athletic_Physical_Information_Page.pdf
School supply lists for grades pre K - 8th are now available on each school's website or click this link to find your child's list: http://tecumsehok.apptegy.us/o/tecumseh-ps/browse/19370
Don't forget about our meeting! There will be a student athlete/parent meeting tomorrow night, July 8 at 7pm at the high school softball complex for all incoming seventh and eighth grade girls who want to play fastpitch for Tecumseh Middle School.
Important school athletics reminder: Athletic Director Jeff Shafer has released information on sports physicals which will be a requirement for all student athletes participating in competitive athletics at Tecumseh Public Schools. The document below will offer details to parents and athletes about the procedure scheduled for tomorrow evening at staggered times, July 7 at Tecumseh High School. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/775480/Tecumseh_Athletic_Physical_Information_Page.pdf
Child Nutrition Services Director Cindy Belshe says Tecumseh Public Schools will be accepting sealed bids on multiple services to be used for the 2020-21 school year. Interested agencies should have bids submitted no later than 8:30 am July 15 to be considered. Bids will be unsealed on July 20. Click the link below for further details on services being considered. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/785629/Child_Nutrition_Bids_2020-21.pdf
There will be a student athlete/parent meeting on July 8 at 7pm at the high school softball complex for all incoming seventh and eighth grade girls who want to play fastpitch for Tecumseh Middle School.
Athletic Director Jeff Shafer has released information on athletic physicals which will be a requirement for all student athletes participating in competitive athletics at Tecumseh Public Schools. The document below will offer details to parents and athletes about the procedure scheduled for July 7 at Tecumseh High School. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/775480/Tecumseh_Athletic_Physical_Information_Page.pdf
We know it is summer break but...all TPS staff certified/non-certified should also complete a "staff survey" on how best to safely return to school in August. If you have children who attend school at Tecumseh Public Schools a family survey is needed as well. Your input on these surveys is urgently needed and wanted! The "staff only" link can be found in your school email. Please complete the survey by Monday, June 15
Reminder notice: The recent COVID 19 pandemic has left school districts across the country the challenge of developing a back to school plan that will be safe for our students and staff. Your input is urgently needed by the Tecumseh school district for building this plan. Will you please help us by completing the anonymous survey regarding your concerns about starting back to school in August. One survey per family is needed no later than June 15. It will only take a few moments to complete. You can begin here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/GW2TQJG
TPS staff should also complete a "staff survey" on returning to school in August. The link can be found in your school email. Please complete the survey by Monday, June 15
The Tecumseh school district has prepared a survey regarding the reopening of our schools in August. We are requesting that one survey per family be completed. You can find the survey link here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/GW2TQJG
TPS Athletics has released a set of COVID-19 guidelines to be followed for Summer Pride activities. Please be familiar with these policies and insure your student athlete follows them. Access the document here: https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/744768/Tecumseh_Athletics_Summer_Pride_Guidelines_for_Summer_2020.pdf
THS Class of 2020 graduates can pick up diplomas today in the high school main office from 10am-noon. All school debts must be paid and school property should be returned before official documents are released to the graduate.
We have an updated link to our Class of 2020 virtual graduation ceremony. Our apologies for the difficulty in viewing the earlier link. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aM2LoalJUq4&feature=youtu.be
We have made some big changes to our summer time student meal delivery schedule. All TPS students are eligible. Click here for details: https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/713374/Summer_Meal_Delivery_Plan_for_Tecumseh_Public_Schools.pdf
You have an hour left to get school books and property checked in for the summer break. We will be open until 6pm. Chromebooks go to Krouch and all other property should be returned to the respective school. Email school principals after today to find out how to return items.
If you have friends and family in the Tecumseh school district who still don't use the school app, please encourage them to do so. It will be the primary way our district will communicate with parents about the 20-21 school year and any changes that may develop through summer.
This is a reminder that it is time to return your school issued Chromebook and charger. We will accept those today from 10am-6pm at Krouch STEAM Center. It is important we receive the remainder of devices today to prepare them for next school year. Thank you!
We will open for the last day of school property check-in for summer break at 10am. All sites are accepting school textbooks, library books, and any related school property. This is a drive up process and staff will meet you outside. We will close at 6pm.
UPDATE: Beginning at 4pm on May 19 you will be able to view the virtual graduation ceremony for THS 2020 seniors by following this link. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zwhoUD9Wsh8&t=3s View our drive-through ceremony by going to the Tecumseh High School Facebook page at 6pm
Beginning at 4:30pm on May 19 you will be able to view the virtual graduation ceremony for THS 2020 seniors by following this link. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zwhoUD9Wsh8&t=3s Graduates will be receiving a free copy of the video when they pick up diplomas in late May.
We would love to see our fourth grade friends today for summer break check out. Come to the north side of the Cross Timbers building and we will meet you in the parking lot. We are working until 3pm today.
The Class of 2020 graduates tonight. Virtual program starts at 4:30pm. You can watch it here this evening. The graduation drive-though ceremony begins at 6pm. Seniors pick up your graduation car ticket in the high school main office by noon today. Get a free t shirt too!
Summer break check out continues today through 3pm at all sites. Chromebooks and chargers go to Krouch STEAM Center, all other checkouts of books and related school property can be done at each school. It is the official last day of school. Have a great summer!
Check out procedures for TPS students for summer break are happening right now on all campuses. We are open until 6pm. Bring textbooks, library books, school uniforms, etc. We will meet you in the driveways and we will have your personal items you left at school.
Chromebook check-in is going on now at the Krouch STEAM Center campus on the south side circle driveway. We are open until 6pm. Bring the device and the charger please. This is for all grade levels. We will meet you at your car!
Class of 2020 -- Don't forget you must have one car ticket to participate in the drive-through graduation ceremony on May 19. Pick those up today in the high school main office from 8am-5pm or tomorrow from 8am - noon.
TMS is honoring it's top students for academic achievement virtually this year. Click this link to watch the video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PSAxnNu804Y&feature=youtu.be
Next week is summer check out week and TECC has released a list of times and directions for closing out the Pre K/Kindergarten school year. Click here to see: https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/704199/TECC_Pick_Up_Flyer.pdf
Hey Class of 2020 -- Good News! We're having a LIVE drive-through graduation ceremony May 19, 2020 at 6pm. Share it with all your fellow seniors and families. Click here for the full story https://www.tecumseh.k12.ok.us/article/246956?org=tecumseh-ps
The Full Circle Scholarship deadline is extended to May 19. THS seniors who have at least one parent/guardian employed by Tecumseh Public Schools can apply. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/702538/Full_Circle_Scholarship_Application.pdf
We have another scholarship offering which will be closing in less than two weeks. The Pott County K9 award is due May 21 at 3:30pm. Click here for details, scroll down to scholarship opportunities. https://www.tecumseh.k12.ok.us/o/ths/page/counselor-s-corner--94
Correction: May 20 will also be open for check outs for all students.
School check out days for students are May 18 and 19. Please click the link for details on each school site. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/702359/Directions_for_Collecting_Student_Belongings_and_Chromebook_Check_in_Procedures.pdf
The link for tonight's May Board of Education meeting is: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89353364145?pwd=WDNURnhYR2JLVWt1eGhOaEFsSitIZz09 The Meeting ID and Password are as follows: Meeting ID: 893 5336 4145 Password: 3W2Jt8
THS Class of 2022 -- "Incoming juniors" Schedules for next school year are being prepared. Join the Remind THS Class of 2022 code @2f7k3b to start your process or email Ms. Poole at firstname.lastname@example.org very soon.
This is a reminder that Tecumseh's pre kindergarten enrollment is happening right now. Click here for details https://www.tecumseh.k12.ok.us/article/242663?org=tecumseh-ps
Seniors you've got three weeks to apply for the Tecumseh Alumni Association Scholarship package. The association will give away (19) $1000 awards! Click here and scroll to the bottom for Scholarship Opportunities: https://www.tecumseh.k12.ok.us/o/ths/page/counselor-s-corner--94
If your child is four years old, it is time to pre enroll for next school year. Follow this link for details: https://www.tecumseh.k12.ok.us/article/242663?org=tecumseh-ps Help us out and share this information with parents of Tecumseh four-year-olds.
All Pott County school students are invited to take part in the free vaccine clinic on May 11-12 at Shawnee Middle School. Details here: https://www.tecumseh.k12.ok.us/article/195496?org=tecumseh-ps
Students not able to use the Grab 'n Go meal option for school lunch and breakfast due to transportation issues, click here for bus stop delivery info: https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/628577/Meal_Delivery_Plan_for_School_Closure.pdf
Just a reminder the free Grab ‘n Go breakfast and lunch food line is open Monday - Friday from 11am -1 pm for all Tecumseh students. Take advantage of this terrific service through May 19. Cross Timbers site only for ALL students. Curbside delivery for every child. Feed the kids!
THS Class of 2022 -- "Incoming juniors" Schedules for next school year are being prepared. Join the Remind THS Class of 2022 code @2f7k3b to start your process or email Ms. Poole at email@example.com very soon.
Numerous scholarship deadlines are just hours away for seniors in the Class of 2020. Follow this link to see if your child is qualified for financial support in college or career tech. Share this info with THS senior families! schools.https://www.tecumseh.k12.ok.us/article/221186?org=ths
The application deadline has been extended for the Tecumseh Chamber of Commerce scholarship from April 22 to May 2 at 3 pm. Apply today via this link https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/678672/2020_Tecumseh_Chamber_Scholarship_application__1_.pdf
Next year's juniors and seniors interested in concurrent college courses, can attend a live video session today from 2-3 pm. Talk to a rep from Seminole State College at http://www.gotomeet.me/SSCService to log on. It's a come and go session.
Wednesday 9:55 am -- Parents and students due to incoming severe thunderstorms we will delay delivery of daily breakfast/lunch meals by one hour. Meals WILL STILL BE DELIVERED but expect buses to be one hour late today. Thank you for your understanding on this safety issue
Several thousand dollars in scholarships from the Tecumseh Alumni Association are up for grabs. Your Class of 2020 senior may be eligible. Check it out: https://www.tecumseh.k12.ok.us/article/221186?org=ths
Just a reminder that the free Grab ‘n Go breakfast and lunch food line is still available Monday - Friday from 11am -1 pm for all Tecumseh students. Take advantage of this terrific service through May 15. Crosstimbers location open to ALL students.
Attention Class of 2020. The senior slide show is still being produced. We want everyone to be a part of this show! We need you to email three pictures of yourself to Mrs. Lenaburg ASAP at firstname.lastname@example.org Put your first and last name in the subject line for quick I.D.
Students who will be a junior or senior in August 2020 can enroll now in concurrent college courses at Seminole State College for the Fall 2020 term. Tuition is free for incoming seniors. Please check this link for details https://www.tecumseh.k12.ok.us/article/231684?org=ths
Parents and friends of the Class of 2020 be sure to like and follow the Tecumseh High School Facebook page to see daily recognition of our graduates. If your child has not been featured, check the Class of 2020 Remind App for details on how to get your senior's photo posted.
Class of 2020 seniors are being reminded to check the scholarship link below to make application for awards being offered by local businesses and professional organizations. Deadlines are approaching. https://www.tecumseh.k12.ok.us/article/221186?org=ths
Students still needing to check out a school Chromebook for distance learning can call 598-5500 ext 5 to schedule an appointment.
Parents if you requested a school issued Chromebook for your child's distance learning assignments and have not picked up your device, you can do that Monday, April 6 from 7am - 4 pm at the THS Alumni Center.
Our TPS Distance Learning Center is now open. From April 6 - May 15 students will have weekly opportunities to extend their learning skills. Click this link to familiarize yourself with the new learning format. https://www.tecumseh.k12.ok.us/article/223478?org=tecumseh-ps
Parents if your child needs a school issued Chromebook for distance learning you can pick one up today at the THS Alumni Center until 6pm. We will also be open Monday, April 6 7am-4pm.
Class of 2020 seniors/families. The deadline for the Officer Justin Terney Scholarship application has been extended to April 24. For details go to: https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/648321/Officer_Justin_Terney_Scholarship_Application-1.pdf
The Tecumseh Together scholarship application is now open and available to Class of 2020 graduates.. The specifications can be found on this link https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/647463/Tecumseh_Together_Scholarship_2020.pdf
Schedule change -- Families needing a school issued Chromebook for distance learning please go to the Alumni Center before 6 pm TODAY. There will be no handouts on Friday, April 3. Chromebooks can also be picked up on Monday, April 6 7am-4pm. We apologize for the schedule change.
Distance learning programs for all grades open Monday, April 6. TPS students should participate in this alternative learning program to complete the 2019-20 school year. Refer to our website regularly for more details. http://tecumsehok.apptegy.us/article/223478?org=tecumseh-ps
Parents and friends of the Class of 2020 be sure to like and follow the Tecumseh High School Facebook page to see our daily recognition of a member of the THS Class of 2020. Share this info with all your family and friends.
If you haven't completed this technology needs survey, please do so soon. It will help us understand our students’ technology needs as we complete the 2019-2020 school year. One survey per family is sufficient. Thanks! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PMHQ9M2
Attention parents and friends of the Class of 2020 -- There will be many opportunities for local scholarship dollars. Click the News Items tab on the school website to download and print applications Check it early and often for updates.
Parents/employees of Tecumseh Public School children are being strongly encouraged to download the free school app to stay informed of the daily updates regarding school closures due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Make sure you allow push notifications when signing up.
Parents please complete this technology needs survey which will help us understand our students’ technology needs as we complete the 2019-2020 school year. Please answer the following questions at your earliest convenience. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PMHQ9M2
Stay in touch with your school by downloading the school app. You will receive regular updates via push notifications and text messages. We will keep you informed on details as they arise regarding the suspension of school across the state. We are Tecumseh Savages. We will do our part to stay safe and start back strong!
Our lunch delivery system for all TPS students started today. We don’t want any student to go without. If your bus drop was missed call our office at (405) 598-3739 for help. Or check the News Items tab for a detailed list of lunch and breakfast grab and go or delivery locations.
Hey CT students you’re invited to Monday Motivation the social distancing way. https://youtu.be/lMu3kwqCo6Q
Details for the TPS Meal Delivery Plan are available on the school website now. The "two meals a day weekday plan" will begin March 23. Check the news items tab to see how to secure food for your children. Please share this information with all Tecumseh parents.
The TPS Meal Delivery Plan is available on the website now. The "two meals a day weekday plan" will begin March 23. Check the news items tab to see how to secure food for your children. Please share this information with all Tecumseh parents.
Details regarding the distribution of daily meals to our students beginning next week will be available shortly. We will post that information on the website for families to view. Thank you for your patience.
Please consult the news items tab on your school app to read a letter from Superintendent Tom Wilsie regarding Tecumseh Public Schools' response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Refer to this tab for regular updates as the situation changes.
The Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) and its emergence in the U.S. are prompting questions about its impact on our schools. The Oklahoma State Department of Education (OSDE) is monitoring this rapidly developing situation and preparing regular updates. We will keep you informed.
If you will be attending Tecumseh High School next year, you must have a pre enrollment conference with an academic adviser March 10 or 12 from 4:30 - 8:30 pm. Call the high school at (405) 598-2113 to make an appointment. One parent/guardian must attend this conference.
The art department at Tecumseh Middle School will be hosting an art exhibition during parent teacher conferences March 10 and 12 from 5 - 8 pm in the All Purpose Room. It is open to the public.
Tonight is the first night of parent-teacher conferences which will run from 4:30-8:30 pm. If you have not made an appointment for a conference, and want to speak to your child's teacher, call the site office to schedule. Conferences continue on March 12 from 4:30-8:30 pm.
Good luck THS choir as you compete in District Large Group categories today.
Congratulations to Tecumseh's FFA and 4H organizations on their recent and very many wins at the Pott County Junior Livestock Show. We are very proud of the goals you set and achieved this year during exhibition season. Good luck to those moving on to the Oklahoma Youth Expo!
Tecumseh Alumni Association invites everyone to its annual Turkey Noodle Dinner on Sunday, March 8 from 11 am - 2 pm in the THS Alumni Center. Proceeds help fund scholarships made to Class of 2020 seniors. Tickets are $8 for adults 11 and up and $4 for children 10 and under.
Pre enrollment for students attending Tecumseh High School next year is March 10 and 12 from 4:30 - 8:30 pm. You must have an appointment to complete this process and a parent or guardian will need to accompany the student. Please call (405) 598-2113 to schedule a session.
Parent-teacher conferences are March 10 and 12 from 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm. If you don't have an appointment to visit with your child's teachers, please call the school for an available time at your earliest convenience.
Tecumseh’s Lady Savages lose to OC McGuinness 76-42 in the consolation bracket of the Area III Class 4A basketball tournament. Congratulations to our players and coaches on an outstanding season. We are very proud of you.
Lady Savage slowpitch will open the season at home today against Holdenville. Game time is 5:30 pm.
What a day for our Savage Pride Concert Band. It received straight ones in stage performance and sight reading at district competition. That is music to our ears! Congratulations.
Savage varsity baseball is at home today against Bristow. games begin at 5 pm.
Varsity and junior varsity baseball will open the season at Bristow today. Games begin at 5 pm.
Tecumseh’s boys basketball team loses to Idabel 57-46 to end their season in the regional consolation bracket. Girls are still hoping for an area tournament spot and will play again Saturday at 1:30 pm at North Rock Creek.
Tecumseh’s girls defeat Idabel 56-31 in the consolation round of the regional basketball tournament. Boys will also face Idabel in just a few minutes.
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It's all on the line for Savage basketball teams as they enter the consolation bracket of the regional tournament. Both teams must win their games against Idabel at North Rock Creek tonight. Girls play at 6:30 pm and boys will tip off at 8 pm. You can do this Savages!
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Pre enrollment nights for 2020-21 high school students will be March 10 and 12 from 4:30-8:30pm. You will need to make an appointment with your child's academic adviser. Call the high school office (405) 598-2113 for details.
Mark your calendar -- Parent - teacher conferences will begin very soon. They are March 10 and March 12 from 4:30-8:30 pm. Look for scheduling requests paperwork from teachers in the coming days.
Strong public schools proudly serve their communities and students, backed by the passion of thousands of devoted educators. Pledge your support for public schools and get involved: www.publicschoolproud.org.
Public Schools open their doors to every child--regardless of ability, race, wealth. language or country of origin. Take the Pledge for Public Schools and get involved at www.publicschoolproud.org
It's National Public Schools Week. Strong public schools build the knowledge and skills young people need to succeed. Pledge your support for your local public school at www.publicschoolproud.org
This week we celebrate National FFA week and our local chapter on the great job it does in helping to build productive responsible citizens in the community and the agriculture industry. Thank you!
Great job Savage Wrestling. Will Hilton 160 lbs and Corbin Bowie 145 lbs will compete in the state wrestling tournament at the OKC Fairgrounds February 28-29.
We’ve got double champs tonight! Varsity boys and girls basketball teams defeat Madill to win district championship. Regional play starts Thursday, February 27.
There is no better time than now to speak out about the value of a public education. Take the Pledge for Public Schools and ask others to share their support too. www.publicschoolproud.org
Congratulations to THS power lifters on their successes at the recent Bridge Creek meet. Kyler Shirey placed second at 145 lbs, Brody Peters won fifth at 132 lbs, and Tyler Williams finished fifth at 275 lbs.
Tecumseh Public Schools will be closed on Wednesday, February 5 due to inclement weather. Have a safe and warm snow day!
Parents -- Inclement weather is forecast for the next 24 hours. Every consideration is being taken regarding school closure. Student and staff safety is our top priority. Please stay tuned to local radio and television stations for school closings as decisions are made.
Wrestling will be in Ada tonight for a junior high and high school match beginning at 6pm.
Varsity basketball will start play in the Altus Shortgrass Tournament today. Girls play at 4pm and boys will tip off at 5:30pm.
FFA has a big event planned for this Saturday when it hosts the first annual Predator Hunt on January 26. Call the FFA office at (405) 598-2113 to enter. Teams of 1-3 can enter with a $100 entry fee per team.
GCTC is still taking applications for 2020-21. See Ms. Poole or Mrs. Meyers for help in getting the process started. Students graduating with the Class of 2021 will need to have a clear path for advanced academic and career goals mapped out under the new ICAP plan. Start now!
Attention Class of 2020 members-- If you already have CPR certification, please bring proof of that certification to Ms. Poole. All seniors must complete CPR training before graduating.
Varsity and junior high wrestling with Bethel tonight at 6pm in the alumni center.
Varsity basketball will host Jones tonight. Junior varsity games start at 4 pm.
Congratulations Savage basketball! You are in the championship games tonight of the Stroud 66 Classic. Girls will play Stroud at 6:20 pm and boys will face OCS at 7:40 pm. Let’s go. Good luck.
Basketball play will continue today in the Stroud 66 Classic with both Tecumseh teams facing Seminole in the winners brackets. Girls tip off at 4:20 pm and the boys are slated for 8:20 pm.
Varsity basketball boys will play at 8:30pm tonight in the Stroud 66 Basketball Classic.
Tecumseh varsity girls win in overtime against Luther 48-44 in the Stroud 66 Basketball Classic!
Tecumseh wrestling invites everyone to its first home match of the season on Tuesday, January 7 at 6pm at the Tecumseh Alumni Center. Team members will dedicate the home mat to the memory of Ryder Kinsey before the match. Let's "Pack the House" for Ryder's family!
Basketball games resume this evening with McLoud for 7th, 8th and 9th grade teams. Girls will play at home this evening and boys teams will be on the road. Games begin at 5pm.
Memorial services for Cross Timbers teacher, Mrs. Sharita Stalnaker will be Saturday, January 4 at 1pm at Sharon Baptist Church in Tecumseh.
The staff and students of Tecumseh Public Schools wish to express our sympathies to the family of Mrs. Sharita Stalnaker. We are grateful and honored to have called her our colleague, our teacher and our friend.
During the upcoming Christmas break, the Board of Education office will observe limited holiday hours from December 23-January 3. Please call (405) 598-3739 before visiting to ensure the office is open. All school site offices will be closed to the public December 23-January 6.
Wrestlers will dual at Blanchard tonight at 6pm. The team will compete in the Wagoner Invitational December 20-21. Good luck Savages!
Way to go Savages! Jackson Phelps - Offensive Lineman of the Year Alex Schovanec - Tight End of the Year Clayton Rackley - Defensive Back of the Year First Team: Cody Rackley - Tight End Will Hilton - Defensive Back Gage Boatman - Linebacker Jaylen Walker - Running Back
Varsity girls basketball will play McLoud at Bethel High School at 10 am in the First United Basketball Tournament. Boys have a game at 5:30pm with Chandler.
In sports -- play begins in the First United basketball tournament at Bethel High School. Girls play SIlo at 4 pm and the boys play Perkins-Tryon at 5:30pm. Wrestling will be in the Chuck West Tournament in Bristow today and Friday.
Attention mid term graduates. CPR training will be done today during second period and December 12 during third period at the STEAM Center. Don't miss your scheduled time. If you aren't there, you can't graduate. Take care of business!
Wrestling travels to Newcastle for a team dual. Let's go Savages.
We are very happy to announce that Ms. Toni Henry has been selected as Teacher of the Year for Tecumseh High School!
Congratulations Mrs. Sarah Pearcy for being selected Teacher of the Year for Tecumseh Middle School.
Congratulations to Megan Quirk who won All State honors yesterday for Junior High Treble Chorus.
Congratulations Mason Quirk for making OKMEA All State Mixed Chorus.
We want to wish the best of luck to our high school choir students who will compete tomorrow in the second round of all state auditions at UCO in Edmond.
If you can't make the game and want to stay in town, there will be some great food served at the FFA Pig Roast tonight at the Tecumseh Alumni Center.
Good luck to our Savage football team as they face the Cache Bulldogs in round one of the class 4A playoffs. Game time is 7:30pm at Cache High School. Go Savages!
Funeral services for Ryder Kinsey will be Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 10am at the Tecumseh High School Alumni Center.
We are pulling for you Brooke Nixon. Prayers for continued strength and healing from your family and friends at Tecumseh Public Schools.
Tecumseh Public Schools offers deepest condolences to the family of Ryder Kinsey Class of 2022.
Congratulations to vocal students Kathryn Kalka, Megan Quirk, Abby Spurlin, Mason Quirk and Darina Archer for making it to the second round of All State auditions. Second rounds will be November 16 at OCU for high school and November 19 for middle school at Rose State College.
Good luck to our cross country runners as they compete in the state 4A race tomorrow morning at 9:45am at Gordon Cooper Career Tech campus.
WOW!!! Choir scores coming out of Little Dixie contest are amazing: 6th grade/2 7&8th grade/1 Men's Choir/2 Women's Choir/1 High School Mixed Choir/1
Good luck to our vocal music performers who are competing in the Little Dixie contest today.
Good luck THS Pride Marching Band as you compete in the OSSAA southwest regional contest.
Lots of sports action this weekend. Fastpitch at state tourney at Firelake on Thurday at 1:30pm. Football at home on Thurday at 7:30pm and cross country runs at Waurika on Saturday in regional races.
Today is the last day of school this week. Have a great fall break.
It’s another victory for varsity football tonight. Tecumseh 28 Blanchard 26. Great job Savages.
In the final round of fastpitch regional play Tuttle defeated Tecumseh 11-6. An "if necessary" game will be played at 1 pm between Tecumseh and Tuttle.
Congratulations Lady Savage fastpitch. Game one is in the books and we are ready for the second round of regional play at 3:30. You got this!
Tecumseh Early Childhood Education Center says thank you Tecumseh Fire Department for your presentation on home fire safety. Early education on the ways to get out alive in the event of a fire emergency are always appreciated.
Good luck Lady Savage fastpitch as you play for the regional championship today in Tuttle. First game is with Perkins-Tryon at 12:30pm.
Congratulations Savage varsity football on your 64-40 victory over Cushing.
Good luck THS choir members as you audition for ECOCDA choir today.
Fastpitch regional will be at Tuttle High School on Wednesday at 12:30. Tecumseh will play Perkins-Tryon.
Fastpitch game at 10am in Edmond at the OCC Festival. Tecumseh will play Edmond North.
Congratulations Lady Savage volleyball on a season well played finishing at 19-12. You make us proud!
The fastpitch game with Choctaw scheduled for today has been canceled.
Good luck THS Choir on ECOCDA auditions October 7.
Freshmen football will play Capitol Hill at home tonight at 6pm and cross country is hosting the STP Conference meet at 4:45pm.
It's volleyball Senior Night. Come watch these ladies play at St. Gregory's University at 4:30pm. Senior Night ceremonies will begin at 6pm.
The Tecumseh Invitational Cross Country meet is today at 4:45 pm at the high school. Middle school races first followed by varsity girls and varsity boys.
Congratulations to our varsity football team on its 40-0 win over the Bridge Creek Bobcats. Great job!
We've got an amazing halftime show to be presented by the THS Pride Marching Band at tonight's game. It's going to be great. Don't miss out.
You can feel it in the air...Football Fever! Let's go Savages -- home opener tonight against Bridge Creek at 7:30pm. Let's all sit under the Friday Night Lights.
Attention all THS freshmen -- Come to the Link Crew Freshmen Tailgate Party in the parking lot of the football field this Friday at 5:30pm. We will eat some great food, visit with friends and then attend the game together. Food is free but you will need money for the game.
After a long wait, varsity football will play at home this Friday when Tecumseh plays host to Bridge Creek. Kickoff is set for 7:30pm. Come support the Savages.
Plan for an evening of food, fitness and fun when TECC hosts McTeacher's Night at Tecumseh's McDonalds on September 24 from 5-7pm. There will be lots of games and yummy menu items plus a portion of all food sales will go to our early childhood center. Come support the littles!
Congratulations Savage football on your 35-21 win over Seminole.
Middle School and Cross Timbers parents are invited to come take a look at the Krouch STEAM Center classrooms on Thursday evening from 4:30-7:30 pm. See for yourself what our kids are talking about. It's a great day to be a Savage STEAM kid.
We are still looking for responsible adults wishing to serve as substitute teachers in our district. If interested please call (405) 598-3739 to register for the next substitute teacher workshop to be held on September 18.
It's book fair week at TECC. Lots of great prices and a wide selection of reading material for your children.
Reminding high school freshmen parents to attend a Transition to Independence seminar this week. Check the news items on the high school webpage for details.
It's a busy week for TPS and time for parent teacher conferences. If you need to talk with teachers and have not received a scheduled conference time yet, please contact the main office for the school your child attends.
Great job Lady Savage volleyball team - Chickasha Tournament Champions!
Congratulations Lady Savage fastpitch team - McLoud Tournament Champions.
Finally! Friday Night Lights is here. Come out to Bethel and watch the Savages pound the Wildcats. Kickoff is at 7pm. Bring a chair because seating is limited. Black and Gold, yell it...BLACK and GOLD.
Everyone is invited to the Central Oklahoma Chiropractic Center football pep rally tonight at 5:30pm. The clinic is located at 602 N. Broadway. Thank you to Dr. Justin Phillips, his staff and family members for continuing to host this event each year. We appreciate you!
If you are interested in being a substitute teacher at any grade level and have never worked for Tecumseh Public Schools before, please sign up for the Substitute Teacher Workshop scheduled for September 18. Call the board office at 598-3739 to register.
You have just one day left to bid on items in our current surplus auction. Bids will be accepted through 5pm September 6.
Tecumseh varsity cross country will run at North Rock Creek campus today at 6pm.
Lots of sports activities this evening at THS. Fastpitch at Purcell @ 5pm. Volleyball at St. Gregory's against Blanchard @ 4pm and a varsity football scrimmage at home beginning @ 5pm.
Class of 2020 senior: the Horatio Alger Scholarship application process is currently open. See Ms. Poole for details. The deadline for this prestigious scholarship program is October 25th.
TPS has another surplus auction open right now. See the news item to the left for details on what is available.
If you would like to serve as a substitute teacher this school year and have not attended a district training seminar you can register for our next workshop to be held on September 18. Call (405) 598-3739.
Lady Savage volleyball will play in Seminole today at 4pm. Fastpitch will be at Bethel for two games starting at 5pm.
Come see what the Savage football team will look like this year when it travels to Newcastle for a preseason scrimmage. Start time is 6:30 pm
THS Club Showcase is Monday, August 26 during second period. If you are new to THS or an incoming freshmen this will be your chance to talk with officers of campus organizations to see which one will fit you best. An involved student is a successful student. Come join us!
Lady Savage fastpitch will play at home today against OC McGuinness. Game time will be 6pm which is different from the originally scheduled 5 pm time slot.
Savage Cross Country will open its season at the Seminole Mekusukey Mission on Saturday, August 24. Race starts at 9 am.
We are looking for outstanding individuals who love children and want to serve as substitute teachers. If you are interested, TPS will host a substitute teacher workshop on September 18 at 9 am. Call (405) 598-3739 for details.
TPS has another round of surplus items up for bid including several school buses. Bids will be accepted through September 6, 2019 at 5 pm.
Don't pay a late fee! Deadline for regular registration to take the ACT is tomorrow, August 16.
All students planning to drive on campus this school year must drive vehicles registered with the school. See Mr. Dilbeck for a registration form.
In the sports light today -- Volleyball will play matches with Life Christian Academy at St. Gregory's gym. Games begin at 5pm. Fastpitch will host Jones at 2 pm. Come out and watch the Lady Savages.
Make plans to attend the Football Kickoff Supper on August 23 at 6:30 pm in the Alumni Center. Tickets are $7 and can be purchased from any football player. Carry out meals will be available if you can't be there in person but still want to support our program.
Would you like to serve the school district and get paid to do it? TPS is looking for individuals wanting to become substitute teachers. We will host a training/workshop on September 18 at 9 am. If interested call (405) 598-3739 to register today.
Lady Savage fastpitch will play two games at Holdenville today. Games begin at 5pm.
What's for lunch today? Check the menu from your phone or desktop for the specific site your child attends school. Menus are posted by the month for breakfast and lunch each day.
Tecumseh Blue is watching YOU. School zone speed laws will be strictly enforced. And....please don't pass a stopped school bus. Those are some incredible young people getting on those buses and needing to get to school. We want them here safe!
Sincerest appreciation to our administration, school board and most definitely our taxpayers of the district. With your financial support students will benefit from facilities improvement, safe and modern transportation and advanced technology in the classroom. Thank you!
We would be nowhere today without the enormous amount of help from our paraprofessionals, administrative assistants, bus drivers and child nutrition staff. Thank you for making sure this school year is a successful one.
Thank you to our numerous support personnel who have worked all summer to beautify our school grounds, athletic fields and buildings. You are deeply appreciated.
We are back! Welcome everyone back to school for the 2019-20 session. Lots of great things are in store for this school year so make it your best year yet.
School supply lists are under the Parent Resources tab on the main page for each school site.
Our wonderful Tecumseh Police Department is out in full force today hoping everyone is aware that school zone speed limits are the way to go. We will have hundreds of precious children walking to school the next few days. SLOW DOWN. We want every one here safe and sound!
Thank you Avedis Foundation for the great professional development guest speaker Gerry Brooks. We appreciate your support and investment in our teachers and staff.
We are looking forward to meeting with students and families tonight at Open House. Doors open at 5:30 pm at TECC, Barnard and Cross Timbers. Middle School and High School will open at 6:30 pm.
Reporting day for TPS staff is Monday, August 5. Please refer to your school email for details on the week's events.
Important Date Change --- Child nutrition vendors interested in submitting bids for the 2019-20 school year need to start the process now. Sealed bids will be accepted through July 18 at 8:30 am. Please see the news item for a list of contracts available.
It's not too early to start shopping for school supplies. Check the documents tab to find out what your child will be needing for the first day of school.
Attention Class of 2020. Time is running out to get a senior panel picture made for free. Please call Flora Photo Studio at 273-8631 today to make an appointment.
Don't forget about our Summer Seamless Feeding program. Your children can receive free breakfast and lunch daily during summer school sessions. You do not have to be enrolled in summer school classes, but you must be an enrolled TPS student. Call 598-3739 for details or read about it in our news section.
And so it begins...SUMMER SCHOOL is open! If you are concerned that your child is supposed to be attending summer classes, please consult the site specific office for details ASAP.
Senior activities planned for Monday, May 20 have been canceled due to the severe weather forecast. Seniors should arrive at the Alumni Center for the Senior Brunch on Tuesday, May 21 at 9:30 am. Graduation rehearsal will follow immediately after the brunch. Please bring your cap and gown for rehearsal.
Due to the severe weather forecasted for Monday, May 20; all classes at Tecumseh Public Schools will be canceled. School will resume on Tuesday, May 21.
All middle and high school athletes for the 2019-20 school year need a physical to play sports. They will be given at the high school library at 6:30 pm May 16. Cost is $15. First come, first served.
Krouch STEAM Center Health and Tech Fair - May 15 from 9-11 am. brought to you by Health Careers and Computer Coding classes. We'll have 3D printing, vital sign checks, blood glucose and vision screenings, CPR/First Aid demos, virtual reality experiences, info on fitness/nutrition/oral hygiene and more!
Kindergarten graduation is May 17. We are so excited!
Congratulations to seniors Tyler Bingham and Channing Scallorn THS Male and Female Athletes of the Year.
State champions! Class 4A track— Kayla McGruder 800m run and boys 3200m relay!
What a year! Congratulations Savage boys track. Third place team finish Class 4A State Meet.
Seniors, if you still haven't picked up your graduation cap, gown and admission tickets please go to the main office to get it done!
Seniors, if you still haven't picked up your graduation cap, gown and admission tickets, please go the main office to get it done!
FFA members will celebrate their individual and chapter accomplishments with family and friends tonight at the annual banquet at 6:30 pm in the Alumni Center.
Graduating seniors were awarded thousands of dollars in scholarships last night at the THS Academic Awards assembly. A large portion of that money came from Tecumseh businesses and professional organizations. We appreciate the support you offer our students!
Hey seniors it's finally time to pick up caps and gowns for graduation. Distribution will be done through the high school main office today from 10 am - 1 pm. You will get graduation ceremony tickets today too.
WOW. What a day for Tecumseh Track in Class 4A regionals at Duncan. Numerous winners which are now headed to the state meet at Moore High School May 10-11. Way to go Savages!
Relay for Life is tonight at FireLake Arena. Opening ceremonies at 7 pm.
Congratulations to the Savage baseball team on winning BI - District 4A Champions!
The district baseball tournament will be played at Tecumseh today with Ada. First game is at 3 pm.
Funeral services for Edward Carey will be at the Tecumseh High School Alumni Center on Saturday, April 27 at 2 pm.
Congratulations FFA member Abigail Nunley! You are headed to the state speech contest at OSU Friday. We are very proud of you.
Today is pre enrollment day for new Pre K students for the 2019-20 school year. If your child will be four years old on or before September 1 they are eligible. Bring shot records, birth certificates and residency proof to Tecumseh Early Childhood Center from 9-6 pm to enroll.
The Lady Savages will play Norman North this morning at 11 am in Westmoore for the first round of softball regionals.
Deepest sympathy and condolences to the family of Edward Carey Class of 2019.
Big day at THS Friday, April 19 -- FFA Plant Sale all day and THS Art Show 5 - 7 pm..
It's McTeacher Night at Tecumseh McDonalds tonight from 5-7 pm. Have dinner at Mickey D's and help our schools at the same time! Thanks for your support.
Congratulations middle school tennis teams on your accomplishments in the NCRC Tourney at Harrah on Tuesday. Girls won conference champs and boys were conference runner up!
Don't forget we will be enrolling for Pre-Kindergarten all day on April 25 at Tecumseh Early Childhood Center. We look forward to meeting your children on that day.
Welcome grandparents to Tecumseh Early Childhood Center! We hope you enjoy our special activities we have planned for you today. If you have any questions or need assistance while you are on our campus today please see the smiling faces in the TECC main office.
Tecumseh is hosting the NCRC track meet this afternoon. Events start at 3:30 pm.
Softball at home tonight with Harrah and Mustang. Games begin at 4 pm.
Tuesday, April 16 is progress report day for Cross Timbers, Barnard and TECC. Be looking for those grade updates in your little ones' book bag on Tuesday evening.
We are sooo excited for Grandparents Day on April 17 at TECC and looking forward to meeting everyone. Welcome to our beautiful new school building!
It's Senior Night for THS baseball tonight. We will play a JV game at 5 pm, with senior introductions taking place at 7 pm. Varsity will then play Heritage Hall immediately following the ceremony.
Tecumseh High School prom is this Saturday, April 13 from 8-midnight at the Alumni Center. You must have a ticket to enter. Buy tickets at the high school this week. Out of town guests must be accompanied by a THS student and receive prior approval by April 12 to be admitted.
Parents -- April is state testing month for TPS. It's important to have children in school every day for testing and test prep activities. Thank you for your cooperation and assistance in making sure our students perform at their very best.
Softball will play at Seminole at 4:30 pm and baseball will host Bethany for a 5 pm varsity game.
Girls tennis is hosting the Tecumseh Invitational Tournament today. Come watch them play.
The Tecumseh Invitational boys tennis tournament will be played today. It's a great day for tennis! Come on out and watch a few matches.
THS will be hosting the Tecumseh Invitational middle school track meet all day today.
The Tecumseh Invitational Track Meet is today. Events begin at 9:30 am
Girls golf is at the Firelake Tournament. Softball is at Newcastle at 5 pm and baseball plays at Harrah at 5 pm.
Welcome visitors who are here for Honor Band and the Tecumseh Invitational Track Meet! We are an open campus high school. If you will be driving around please obey traffic laws and be especially careful during the lunch break. Watch out for walking and driving students.
It's ACT week at THS. Juniors will be taking the test April 2, 3, or 4 depending on the schedule. This is a state mandated test. Do your best students, to insure a solid career future!
Congratulations Lady Savage basketball team for receiving the state Academic Achievement Award for a combined team GPA of 3.25!
Hey Class of 2019 seniors -- You can pick up your graduation announcements and specialty items on April 3 from 8:30-10:30 am. Caps and gowns will be handed out on May 6. No early releases!
Baseball is in the Sulphur/Davis Tourney this weekend. They face Plainview at 12:45 pm and Lindsay at 3 pm. JV at the Guthrie Tournament playing Carl Albert at 1 pm.
It's a great day for some middle school baseball Tecumseh 1 will play in their invitational tournament at 11 am today against Bridge Creek. Tecumseh 2 faces Shawnee at 5 pm.
High school performing arts students are excited for state competitions. Band will compete March 28 and choir will present materials on March 29. Good luck everyone.
We are so excited for the Cross Timbers spring PE program that will be this Thursday, March 28. Fourth grade show starts at 6 pm and fifth grade show begins at 7 pm. Admission is free.
Seniors 2019 -- Tecumseh Alumni Scholarship applications are available for pickup now! Deadline is April 26. There will be 18 $1000 scholarships up for grabs. Apply today.
ACT is coming up for all juniors at THS. Please check the news section of the high school page to download helpful test prep tools for your student.
Welcome back students and staff. We only have 41 days of school left in this school year. Make it the best days of your life so far! Try hard and do your greatest work. Have a safe and happy week.
The tennis tourney with Moore JV has been canceled due to wet grounds.
We've got beautiful artwork on display and for sale during parent-teacher conference nights in the middle school AP room. Come see what our middle school art students have been doing this year. Many items are for sale. Show is 4:30 - 8:30 pm March 12 and 14.
If you want to be a varsity cheerleader next year you will need to bring a parent with you tonight to a mandatory informational meeting in the high school library at 5:30 pm. Questions regarding this organization can be directed to Coach Tracey Forrester at (405) 598-2113.
The state powerlifting meet is this Saturday, March 15 in El Reno. Tecumseh will have four entries: Brody Peters, Jacob Smith, Navy Risinger and Micah Boyce. Good luck guys!
Now is a great time to inquire about your child's lunch account balance to see if you owe money. Secretaries at the school site would be happy to show you how on Parent - Teacher conference nights. You can also call the Child Nutrition Office for help (405) 598-3739 ext 1114
This is a good time to buy a yearbook. Inquire at the main office of your child's school site on Parent - Teacher conference night for purchase details.
Just a reminder -- It's Fall 2019 enrollment time at Tecumseh High School. We will visit with parents on March 12 and 14 from 4:30 - 8:30 pm. You will need an appointment. Please call the high school office at (405) 598-2113 to set up a time.
Reminder -- Parent-Teacher conferences are this week. March 12 and 14 from 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm. To avoid a long wait, you need an appointment. Please call the main office at the school site your child attends to set up a time.
Hey juniors--Anyone interested in an all expense paid trip to Washington D.C. need to see Ms. Poole to learn about a terrific scholarship opportunity being offered this summer.
Underclassmen interested in being a cheerleader next year will need to bring a parent to the mandatory informational meeting on March 12 at 5:30 in the Alumni Building.
March 12 and 14 from 4:30 - 8:30 pm high school students will complete their spring enrollment. If your child will be in grades 9 -12, please call the high school office at (405) 598-2113 to confirm or schedule an appointment.
Parents -- March 12 and 14 are Parent-Teacher Conference nights from 4:30-8:30 pm for grades Pre K- 8th grade. If you would like to speak one on one with your child's teacher, please call the appropriate school site office to set up an appointment.
This is AWESOME! THS Band is headed to STATE with it’s superior rating earned at district competition today. We are very proud of our student musicians and our directors. Way to go Savage Pride. See you in the big contest March 28.
Good luck THS Band on your district competition today and tomorrow.
Baseball will travel to Mount Saint Mary for a doubleheader today at 4:30 pm.
Our high school robotics team will have its first regional competition this Saturday at the Cox Convention Center. Come out and see some great engineering minds at work! Admission is free. Qualifying matches are Friday, March 8 from 9am-6pm. Finals are Saturday all day.
Due to the severe cold conditions, the sixth grade band concert scheduled for this evening has been postponed until Match 11 at 7 pm.
The baseball games scheduled at Shawnee High School today have been canceled due to extremely cold weather conditions.
Boys golf tournament at Blanchard has been canceled.
Weather related schedule change-- The baseball season opener scheduled for tomorrow has been canceled due to icy weather conditions.
Congratulations Edward Carey. He's headed to Langston University on a football scholarship. We are very proud of you!
Weather related schedule change--The wrestling recognition banquet has been moved to March 9 due to icy weather conditions predicted for this weekend.
School closing update — Tecumseh Public Schools will be closed Thursday, February 28 due to icy road conditions.
Winter weather is having an impact on spring sports schedules. The Ardmore Tennis Tournament scheduled for March 4&5 has been rescheduled for March 11 due to the frigid temperatures being forecast over the next few days. We will keep you updated on additional schedule changes.
Parents of Class of 2019 seniors—It’s tax time and that means you will have the necessary income information to complete your child’s FAFSA application soon. This process is necessary to help your graduating senior secure financial aid for college and career tech schooling.
Attention alumni family and friends. We are changing the Turkey Noodle Scholarship Fundraising Dinner to March 10. Same great food and same worthy cause. Just moving it back a week to March 10 from 11am-2pm. Hope to see you then.
Congratulations Tyler Bingham Class 4A wrestling runner up 170 lbs.
He’s less than two hours away from wrestling for gold status. Come see senior Tyler Bingham as he competes at 170lbs for the class 4A state championship. Doors open at 4:30 with opening ceremonies beginning at 5:15 pm at the OKC Fairgrounds Arena. Come on everybody!!!
Good luck to Savage wrestler Tyler Bingham who will wrestle for a state championship this weekend at the OKC Fairgrounds.
Way to go varsity girls basketball team! You are still alive in regional playoffs. Next game is today at 1:30 pm in Anadarko. The Lady Savages will face Pauls Valley.
TPS salutes our local chapter of Future Farmers of America as we celebrate National FFA Week.
Congratulations Tyler Bingham regional runner up wrestler. Good luck as you wrestle for state gold this weekend!
We are still alive in post season basketball play as the varsity boys and girls will play at least one more game in the regional tournament on Thursday at Anadarko High School. Game times TBA.
Thank you to our support staff for preparing sidewalks and parking lots yesterday so that we could have a safe arrival to school this morning.
We are back in business today. Welcome back after an extended Presidents' Day weekend. Watch out for slick spots on your way to school this morning.
Just one more week until our middle school formal dance. Bring your money on Tuesday to buy advance tickets for $10. That's a great bargain since they will be $15 at the door.
TPS will be closed on Monday, February 18 for Presidents' Day. Enjoy your break.
Varsity wrestlers will compete at the Western Regional tournament this weekend. Let's go Savages. Sweep the weight classes!
Come out and enjoy viewing the livestock at the local stock show tomorrow at the Tecumseh FFA show barn.
Good luck basketball teams as you go for district champs tonight at Clinton High School. You can do this!
District basketball championship games will be played in Clinton on February 15. Girls play at 6:30 pm and boys game is at 8 pm.
Reminder - Tecumseh Public Schools will be closed on Monday, February 18 for Presidents' Day. Classes will resume on Tuesday morning.
Ticket sales for the middle school semi formal dance open February 19. Dance is February 23.
Scholarships galore! Seniors -- most local scholarships have spring deadlines. They are approaching fast. Check the scholarship wall in the counseling suite to apply.
Wrestling senior night ceremonies are February 7 at 6 pm and basketball senior night will be Friday, February 8 at the conclusion of the boys game.
It's basketball homecoming week at THS. Coronation ceremonies will be Friday night, February 8 at 6 pm.
Congratulations freshmen boys basketball - Dale Tournament Champs!
Varsity boys basketball Tecumseh 58 Prague 56. Final.
Congratulations Lady Savages! 40-36 over Prague tonight.
The wrestling dual with Chandler tonight has been canceled. Senior Night has been moved to February 7.
We have an athletic schedule change to make--Wrestling Senior Night originally scheduled for January 31 has been moved to Thursday, February 7.
Please make a note: Basketball homecoming ceremonies will be moving to Friday, February 8. However, the game with Prague originally scheduled for February 1 will go on as scheduled.
You are invited to a candlelight vigil honoring Logan Deardorff and Shelby Johnson at 6 pm this evening in the Alumni Center.
Deepest sympathies and condolences to the families of Logan Deardorff Class of 2019 and Shelby Johnson Class of 2020.
Salute to Tyler Bingham who was named Co-Outstanding Wrestler at the Midwestern Conference Tourney. Bingham placed first overall at 170 lbs and Corbin Bowie finished 6th in the 145 lbs class.
Congratulations freshmen powerlifters. Team First place-Dickson Invitational. Jake Smith-1st, Tyler Girod and Mason Whitman -3rd individuals.
Homecoming t shirts are on sale now. You must pay when you order. Buy from Mrs. Sains, Mrs. Cox or Mrs. Humphrey
Bethel boys defeat Tecumseh 59-48.
Lady Savages win in OT 51-45. Great job!
We’re tied up 44 all with the Bethel girls. It’s overtime!
Bethel will visit Tecumseh tonight for varsity basketball. JV girls game will open at 4 pm.
Students and families we want to remind you that classes will be dismissed Monday, January 21 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
Great job THS wrestling! 47-36 over Bethel High School.
Congratulations Lady Savages on your 41-39 victory over Mount St. Mary's last night.
Basketball at Mount St. Mary's tonight. JV starts at 4 pm.
Savage boys win third place in the Stroud 66 Classic Tournament defeating Luther 65-53. Great job guys!
Congratulations Lady Savages. Consolation champions in the Stroud 66 Classic Tournament 37-32 OT!
Academic team district competition is Saturday, January 12 for Tecumseh Middle School. Come on Savages. You can do this!
62-50. Varsity boys defeat Harrah tonight.
The Harrah Panthers have defeated the Lady Savages 49-37.
Harrah will visit Tecumseh for a varsity basketball game tonight. JV play begins at 4 pm.
Welcome back students and staff to the second semester of the 2018-2019 school year. Make it your best start ever!
The varsity basketball game at Little Axe will go on as planned tonight. JV boys will begin at 5 pm with varsity girls and boys to follow.
The Board of Education office will be temporarily closed in the morning hours January 4 due to inclement weather. Please call ahead (405) 598-3739 before visiting the office.
Inclement weather update— Due to the heavy snowfall and icy conditions that have moved into the area, Tecumseh Public Schools will not have professional development meetings tomorrow. Normal classes for all grades will resume on Monday January 7.
Operating hours for the Board of Education office will return to normal which is 8 am - 4 pm beginning Friday, January 4.
Due to inclement weather and hazardous road conditions there will be a change in Friday’s work schedule. Certified personnel should report to buildings at 10 am. Consult your work email or site specific text chains for updated information on adjusted meeting times. Proceed to work with caution tomorrow and be aware of icy sidewalks and parking lots upon your arrival.
TPS Board of Education will have altered business hours during the holidays. Offices will be closed December 24-26 and December 31-January 1. Offices at the individual school sites will be closed the entire holiday break.
Classes will be dismissed for students for Christmas break from December 21 - January 6. First day back to work for teachers is January 4 and the first day back for students is January 7. Have a safe and happy holiday!
Lady Savages lose a tough one to Noble 46-44.
Lady Savages lead the Noble Bears 29-15 at halftime.
Savages win 57-39.
Savages holding on 39-26 at the end of third.
Savages hold the lead 26-15 and it’s halftime.
In the boys game Savages lead 16-9 after first quarter.
Final score Jones 63 Tecumseh 29
Jones 47-21 after three quarters.
Jones on top 33-14 at the half.
Varsity basketball as Tecumseh hosts the Jones Longhorns. Jones leads the Lady Savages 13-9.
Savages win over Bethel 42-30. Congratulations!
In the boys game Tecumseh on top 22-13 at the half.
Bethel wins 41-13.
Bethel holds the lead at the end of the third quarter 36-12.
At the half Bethel leads Tecumseh girls 24-9.
Varsity basketball at Bethel tonight. In the girls game Bethel leads 11-1 at the end of first quarter.
TECC invites families and friends to join us for the Kindergarten Christmas music program on Thursday, December 13.
The Savage Pride Band invites you to join them for their Christmas music concert tonight at 7 pm in the Alumni Center.
Varsity basketball boys beat Bethel 53-42 in the Bethel Invitational consolation finals.
38-31 Savages stay ahead of the Wildcats after three quarters.
At the half Savages still lead Bethel 29-16.
Savages lead Bethel 10-6 after first quarter.
Varsity boys basketball will play at 5:30pm today in Bethel Tournament.
Congratulations to Savage wrestler Tyler Bingham. First place Blanchard Tournament.
In varsity wrestling Tecumseh edges out Ada 34-30. Great job Savages.
Score update from Bethel Tournament: Tecumseh boys over Chandler 55–53 Girls play Bethel at 7pm.
Congratulations Savages 52-45 over Harrah!
Tecumseh leads the Harrah Panthers 40-33 at the end of three quarters.
25-24 at the half. Harrah leads.
Harrah leads 19-14 after one quarter in the varsity boys game.
Harrah defeats the Lady Savages 51-40.
The hands on S.T.E.A.M. learning center is just a few days away from being ready to receive students. The southeast part of the Krouch center will have classrooms open to serve students in all grades who need to work on S.T.E.A.M. learning activities. Details coming soon.
Lots of student led service projects going on for the holiday season including toy and food drives. Consult each site for details on how you can help us with these projects. All collected items benefit children and families in our local school district.
Varsity basketball headed to Harrah tonight for a match up. Go Savages
Tecumseh boys lose 50-37.
We are tied 23-23 at the half.
Mt. Saint Mary’s leads Tecumseh 16-13 after first quarter.
Final score Tecumseh 47 St. Mary’s 37
38-30 Lady Savages lead after three quarters.
At the half the Lady Savages lead Mount St. Mary’s 29-17.
Parents and family members--There is NO emergency at Tecumseh Early Childhood Center. Fire crews were called to the scene for a maintenance only procedure. Absolutely no one is in danger. Thank you for your understanding.
Savage wrestlers will travel to Newcastle for a weekend tourney Nov. 30 - Dec. 1. Go Savages!
Friday night is the home opener for Tecumseh High School basketball. JV games will begin at 4 pm. Come support the Savages.
Congratulations varsity boys basketball on your 59-50 win over Noble last night.
A Meet the Savages wrestling debut is tonight in the high school Alumni Center at 6 pm. Come see who will represent our school on the mats this year.
Seniors if you already have CPR certification, please bring your proof of certification card to Ms. Poole immediately! It is required to graduate.
It's time for some varsity basketball! Let's go Savages, beat the Noble Bears. Games will be played at Noble and begin at 4 pm.
Welcome back to school. We hope you had a restful Thanksgiving break. Let's make these last few weeks the best yet to guarantee a strong finish for the first semester.
Good luck to our performing arts department on opening night of The Sound of Music. Performance is at 7 pm tonight and Friday night as well.
November is Native American Heritage Week. Tecumseh Public Schools is extremely proud of our rich Native American history. We are very thankful for the impact and influence our Native American communities have had on educating the children of TPS.
The Sound of Music presented by the vocal music department will open on Thursday night at 7 pm. Tickets are $5 for students and $7 for adults. Military and over 65 are $5. Play runs through Friday.
The FFA Pig Roast and Labor Auction will be Friday evening at 6 pm in the alumni building. Come hungry and ready to shop for beautiful metal fabricated items handcrafted by power tech students.
It's Election Day in Oklahoma. Exercise your right to vote by 7 pm tonight.
Tecumseh's FFA chapter invites everyone to the annual Pig Roast and Labor Auction Friday, November 9 in the alumni building. Serving line opens at 6 and yes, we will have to-go plate options.
That was fast! Fall sports have finished with a big football win over Madill Friday night. Now let's enjoy some basketball and wrestling. Varsity basketball opens November 27 and wrestling will do a Meet the Savages event on the same night. Freshmen start basketball tonight at 5 pm at Prague.
Tomorrow is election day for Oklahoma residents. We are reminding all registered voters that every vote counts.
Final score Tecumseh 33 Madill 0. Great season Savages.
Extra point try is no good. 33-0.
Savages score 33-0.
5:30 left in the game.
Kick fails 27-0. Tecumseh.
Touchdown Savages 27-0.
Kick is good. 21-0! Savages lead.
Touchdown Savages 20-0.
End of third quarter Tecumseh 14-0.
Halftime. Tecumseh on top of Madill 14-0.
Kick good TTown leads Madill 14-0.
Touchdown Savages 13-0.
End of first quarter. Tecumseh leads 7-0.
Tecumseh scores. Leads Madill 7-0.
Congratulations ladies for being named to the North Canadian River All Conference Team -- Channing Scallorn, Harley Sturm and Ayzia Shirey
Tomorrow is the absolute last day for senior panel pictures. We will have a photographer at the high school. These are the pics that are also used during the presentation of diplomas. Don't be left out!
Remember the Million Mile Challenge? Our students staff and families have been challenged to walk a combined total of one million miles by the last day of school. THS has recorded 105,075 miles so far! Are you kidding? The challenge is on to the other sites. What do you have so far?
Congratulations to Channing Scallorn for being selected as a Class 4A All-State fastpitch athlete.
Our apologies for no live feed updates on the Tecumseh vs. McLoud football game on Friday night. Our Savages won 22-19. Congratulations team!
A substitute teacher workshop is planned for November 7 at 9 am. Please call the BOE office at (405)598-3739 to register. You must complete this workshop to work for Tecumseh Schools. The workshop is free.
Good Luck to senior Kayla McGruder who will run in the Class 5A Cross Country State Meet on Saturday, October 27. You can do this girl. We are cheering for you!!!
We will be offering a variety of free medical services for students over the next two weeks including free flu shots along with screenings for dental, hearing and vision. Consult the appropriate school web page to see when your child can get services.
It's Red Ribbon Drug Free Awareness Week. Celebrate a drug free life and help one another focus on the importance of making the right healthy lifestyle choices!
Final score Bethany 38 Tecumseh 20.
Savages score. 38-20
Touchdown Savages 38-12 Bethany leads.
Bethany scores 38-6.
Touchdown Bethany 35-6.
Bethany 28-6 early in third quarter.
At the half Bethany leads Tecumseh 21-6.
Touchdown Bethany 14-6. 3:30 left in half.
Bethany scores 7-6 takes the lead.
Tecumseh leads 6-0 end of first quarter.
Savages score 6-0.
The Savage Pride Marching Band will present its annual light show during halftime of tonight’s football game. It’s a can’t miss event. Hope to see you there.
Tonight is Senior Night. We will honor senior football players and managers as well as cross country runners, cheerleaders and band members. Ceremonies begin at 6:55 pm. Go Savages beat the Bethany Broncos. Game is at 7:30 pm.
The Savage Pride Marching Band invites everyone to see its annual light show this Thursday, October 18 during halftime of the Tecumseh vs. Bethany football game.
TECC Parents— Due to inclement weather we are postponing the field trip to Sunshine Shelly’s Pumpkin Patch scheduled for Monday, October 15. We will try for another day and will keep you,posted of that date soon.
Savage Color Run participants, due to the rainy weather today and the forecast for tomorrow we have made the executive decision to postpone our event. We do not want to take any chances of anyone getting hurt on a muddy trail or any kids getting sick. We will let you know as soon as possible of our new event date. Thank you for understanding.
Final score 39-19. Congratulations Savages!
Kick is good 39-19.
Savages score 38-19.
Harrah scores 32-19. Tecumseh leads.
Kick no good 32-13. 5:39 left.
Touchdown Tecumseh 32-13.
Kick no good 26–13. 9:57 left in game.
Savages score. 26-13.
At the end of 3 quarters Tecumseh 20 Harrah 13
Halftime Tecumseh leads 20-13.
From Harrah High School tonight we are tied 13-13. 4:40 left in first half.
The first grade field trip originally scheduled for today has been moved to October 29.
The football game will be at Harrah tonight at 7:30 pm. Go Savages beat the Panthers!
Attention parents who have children that ride bus #7 —We are running about 35-40 minutes late on getting your children home. Thank you for your patience!
Good luck Savage Pride Marching Band as you compete in the regional contest today. Bring home the win. You got this!
Tonight's football games with Ada have been moved to Thursday night, October 11 at 5 pm.
Thank you to everyone who came out to see our new early childhood education facility. It was a pleasure to show off this beautiful building. With the deepest of gratitude we thank the citizens of the Tecumseh school district for making this dream for our students come true!
We are so excited for the Cross Timbers Savage Fun(d) Run which is this Sunday, October 14. It's not too late to enter. Everyone is a winner when you're helping out your school! Come run walk or jog with us at 3 pm.
39-7 Blanchard wins.
Blanchard 39 Tecumseh 7 10:15 4th quarter.
Halftime 27-0 Blanchard leads.
Blanchard 21 Tecumseh 0 11:35 in second.
Blanchard 14 Tecumseh 0
Blanchard 7 Tecumseh 0 3:06 in first quarter.
It’s kickoff time at THS. Welcome Blanchard Lions.
Congratulations Lady Savages regional runner up. Way to represent!
Final score Lone Grove 10 Tecumseh 2. Tecumseh will play at noon tomorrow.
After 4 innings Lone Grove leads Tecumseh 6-0.
From the regional fastpitch tournament—Tecumseh 10 Bridge Creek 1. Tecumseh plays Lone Grove at 6 pm.
Congratulations Coach Chad Trahan on hitting win 300 this weekend in fastpitch. Job well done!
Final 34-33 Cushing.
Cushing pulls ahead 34-33 4:26 left.
33-28 Savages. 9:36 remaining.
Cushing scores. 33-28. 3:55 left.
Touchdown Tecumseh 33-21 Savages lead. 4:11 in third.
Cushing scores. 27-21 Tecumseh on top.
We’re back. Cushing’s ball.
27-14 Tecumseh. Halftime
Touchdown pass to Jake Trice! Go Savages. Kick good 26-14 Tecumseh. :11 remains in half.
20-14 3:32 left in half Tecumseh leads.
Touchdown Tecumseh - kick fails 20-14 Savages on top.
Cushing scores 14-14. 7:51 left in the half.
Savages score 14-7. Tecumseh leads.
End of first quarter 7-7 tie.
Savages 7 Cushing 7
ACT scheduled for October 2 has been changed to October 30.
We will play varsity football at Cushing tonight. Spirit bus leaves at 5:30 pm. Go Savages, beat the Tigers!
Lady Savages end their season after losing to Victory Christian in the regional finals. We are very proud of you ladies. Congratulations on a great season.
Great news from Tulsa. The Lady Savage volleyball team is advancing to regional finals tonight. Way to go girls!!!
Lady Savage volleyball loses regional match #3 18-25
Lady Savages win second regional volleyball match 25-20.
Lady Savages win first game in volleyball regional with Rejoice Christian 24-16.
Parents if you received by mail Gifted and Talented placement forms for one of your children, please sign those papers and return them to the correct school site very soon.
Fastpitch game at Chandler Tuesday has been moved up to 5 pm.
Time is running out to register for Cross Timbers Savage Color Fun (d) Run on October 14. The September 30 date guarantees a free runners gift pack, so hurry and register online via the story under the news section.
It's Senior Night for Lady Savage Volleyball. Come out and see them play their last games on their home court tonight.
Fastpitch game with Chandler has been canceled.
Cross Country will host the STP meet today with the first race beginning at 4:45 pm.
Final score Tecumseh 6 Tuttle 28
Tecumseh 6 Tuttle 28. 2:43 left to play.
Savages fumble. Touchdown Tuttle. Tecumseh 6 Tuttle 22.
Tecumseh 6 Tuttle 16. Four minutes remaining.
Fourth quarter begins.
Score remains Tecumseh 6 Tuttle 10. Lets go Savage offense!
Tecumseh Lady Savage volleyball invites you to watch them play tomorrow at the Tecumseh Invitational Tourney.
Shout out to all our die hard Savage fans. Rain can’t stop our school spirit.
Great job Tecumseh cheerleaders! Supporting your team in a downpour. Thanks for your devotion to our school.
Tecumseh 6 Tuttle 10. Halftime.
Due to the weather forecast homecoming ceremonies have been moved to the Alumni Center and set for 5:45 pm. Admission is free but you will be able to buy game tickets at the door to provide for quick entry to the stadium following the ceremony.
Friday’s pregame Jr. Class BBQ dinner will go on as planned in the Alumni Center 5-7 pm. Tickets for the meal are $5 each.
Lots of updates regarding football homecoming activities. Game time has been moved forward to 6:30 pm.
Weather for homecoming tomorrow night might be a BIG problem. Check the live feed regularly for updates.
Thursday night is McTeacher Night at McDonald's of Tecumseh. Support your Tecumseh Early Childhood Center by purchasing food at your local chain location.
Reminding those interested in substitute teaching for Tecumseh Public Schools, there is a workshop today at 9 am. Please come to the Board of Education office or call 598-3739 to register.
If you have never been to a cross country meet you have a chance to see one today at home when the Tecumseh Invitational starts at 4:45 pm. Come watch us run!
Coronation for THS homecoming will begin at 6:55 pm on Friday, September 21.
Tecumseh Public Schools is proud to support the WIN WIN Week competition which is a project sponsored by the OSSAA and designed to promote cancer awareness among Oklahoma public school students. We will celebrate as a district this week September 17-21. Beat cancer!!
Good luck to the Savage Pride Marching Band as it competes in the Oklahoma State Fair today. You make us very proud.
Congratulations Savages. 2-1 on the season.
51-7 Tecumseh leads
Bobcats score. 45-7
44-0 Tecumseh. :19 left in third quarter.
38-0 Tecumseh. Halftime.
Kick no good. :51 left in half. 32-0
Touchdown pass caught by Dylan Morris. 32-0
26-0 Savages. 2:45 second quarter.
Bobcats fumble. Savages recover.
Kick good. 20-0 T Town. 6:51 second quarter.
Kick fails 13-0 Savages.
Touchdown T Town!
First quarter ends. Tecumseh 7 Bridge Creek 0
Kick good Tec 7 BC 0
Touchdown Savages. 4:22 first quarter.
If you can’t make the game tonight we will keep you updated via our live feed. Let’s go Savages.
Hey football fans don’t forget that tonight’s game with Bridge Creek will be played at Newcastle High School’s facility. Game time is 7:30 pm.
Want to help your favorite school and get paid to do so? Be a substitute teacher! Register for our upcoming substitute teaching workshop on September 19th. Call (405) 598-3739 to register today.
Don't forget -- There is no school tomorrow (September 14) at any of our sites. Gordon Cooper students WILL have class tomorrow.
Varsity football at Bridge Creek Friday, September 14. Game time is 7:30 pm.
Parents -- This is the last night for first term parent teacher conferences. Please call the main office at your child's school site to schedule an appointment. 4:30-8:30 pm. Appointments are STRONGLY SUGGESTED.
Robotics is finally back at THS! We are taking team member applications in Room 311. See Mr. Forrester with questions. Come join the fun.
It's parent teacher conference week. If you wish to speak to teachers about the progress of your children, call the main office at the site your child attends to schedule a time. Appointments are STRONGLY SUGGESTED at all sites to insure the teacher has time to visit with you.
Final Seminole 18 Tecumseh 0
At the end of three quarters score remains 18-0 Seminole leads Tecumseh.
18-0. Seminole leads.
Seminole leads Tecumseh at the half 12-0.
Kick fails. Seminole leads 12-0. 1:56 left in first half.
Touchdown Seminole. 12-0
PAT fails 7:47 left in second 6-0 Seminole.
Seminole scores 6-0.
0-0 end of first quarter.
It’s raining but we are playing. Come on out and watch some great football.
Hats off to Tecumseh FFA and 4H students on their Pott County Fair exhibitions. There are some beautiful animals and expert showmen coming from this school. We are proud of you!
Check out the new link on the high school page for Counselors Corner. All the things you need to know for planning your career and picking a school is coming to this page in the next few days. We want you to have a plan for the future.
Shout out to Tecumseh Varsity Cheer and Savage Pride Marching Band. We appreciate the work you do to build school spirit. You are a part of something great at THS!
Can't be at the game tonight? Keep checking the live feed for score updates. We can keep you posted.
Don't let the rain keep you away from Savage Field tonight. The excitement is building. We are ready to roll -- 7:30 pm kickoff.
It's game day. Where else would you want to be except Savage Field? Come on over Seminole. We are ready! Go Savages. 7:30 pm kickoff.
Please make a note--The Junior Class Barbecue Dinner previously scheduled for September 7 has been changed to September 21 from 5:30-8 pm.
Fastpitch games scheduled for today have been canceled due to wet grounds.
38-35. Congratulations Savages!
38-35 :39 remaining. Tecumseh leads.
Tecumseh 38 Bethel 27. 1:34 remaining.
Savages pull ahead 32-27.
Bethel back on top 27-26. End of third quarter.
Tecumseh retakes the lead 26-21.
Wildcats take back the lead 21-20.
Tecumseh leading 20-14. 10:04 third quarter.
At the half Bethel leads 14-12.
Bethel leads 14-12. 1:09 in first half.
Savages score. 12-7 T Town.
Bethel leads 7-6 with 3:13 left in 1st quarter.
Savages score. 6-0
Shout out to the Savage Pride Marching Band for your hallway marches through all the school sites today. Way to work that school spirit.
We are less than 2 hours away from opening kickoff at 7:30 pm. Come be a part of a great contest as the Tecumseh Savages play host to the Bethel Wildcats. It’s Friday night everyone!!!
Thank you for visiting our website. Please encourage your friends, family members and students to check back often for news and events.
Football kickoff pep rally this afternoon at 5:30 pm in front of the Central Oklahoma Chiropractic Clinic.
Thank you to Dr. Justin Phillips, his family and staff for hosting the football kickoff rally. We appreciate your support.
Congratulations Lady Savage Volleyball on your 3-1 season debut win against Life Christian Academy. Come watch these ladies play!
Seniors--Sign up for college or career fair coming up September 13. College fair is 9-10 am at Firelake Arena and Career Fair is 1-2 pm at GCTC. SIgn up sheets outside the counselors' office. You can only attend one fair. It will be an excused absence.
All fast pitch games for today have been postponed due to wet grounds.
The softball games scheduled for Thursday, August 9 have been postponed due to wet grounds.
School starts tomorrow for TPS. Drivers, be aware of walking students, new student drivers, crosswalks, school zones and our big yellow buses. We want everyone arriving safely and ready to learn. Proceed with caution. 2018-19 -- Best year ever at Tecumseh Schools
Open House at all sites is tonight. TECC, Barnard and Crosstimbers will be 5:30-7:30 pm. High School and Middle School is 6:30-8:30 pm.
Welcome back teachers and staff. Tuesday, August 7 will be a professional day devoted to classroom preparations. Please check with your site principals on any site specific events. Thank you for your countless contributions to our students
Avedis Foundation will host Pott. County teachers for the Celebrate Teaching School Year Kickoff Event August 6 at 8 am. Check your school email or this website under news events for details on where to report.
Want to help kids but you don't have a teaching certificate? We could still use you as a school bus route driver. Must possess a valid CDL certificate. Call the board office at 598-3739.
So much to look forward to when you get to school in a few days. You will see new teacher faces at all sites plus some new principals, new technology, new transportation, new buildings and lots of new ideas for building a better future. Welcome back.
Happening right now-- Freshman Orientation at the high school campus and Six Grade Rookie Camp at the middle school campus. Hurry--
In just a few days more than 2000 students will descend upon our six campuses to start a new school year. We are so excited to get to work. Classes begin August 9.
Open House for all sites is August 7. TECC, Barnard and Crosstimbers will host visitors 5:30pm-7:30pm. Tecumseh Middle School and Tecumseh High School would like to visit with you from 6:30pm-8:30pm. It is going to be a great year to be a Tecumseh Savage.