Because keeping our students and staff as safe as possible is our first priority when returning to learn, each school site has developed new operational plans for school procedures. Please review these plans and discuss them with your children before the first day of class which is August 20. https://www.tecumseh.k12.ok.us/article/284465?org=tecumseh-ps
It is time for TPS students/parents to check out computers for the 2020-21 school year. Please click here for some very important details on how to complete this procedure. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/846954/Computer_Device_Checkout_Information_8-10-2020.pdf
It is time for TPS students/parents to begin checkout for computer devices for the 2020-21 school. Click here for details on how to complete this process. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/846954/Computer_Device_Checkout_Information_8-10-2020.pdf
Attached is the script for our robocall detailing the need to complete enrollment by Friday, July 31. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/825767/Enrollment_Reminder_Announcement_-_July_27__2020.pdf
Class lists and class schedules are currently being prepared for all students scheduled to attend Tecumseh Public Schools for the 2020-21 school year. We need parents to complete the enrollment process by July 31 to guarantee all students are properly placed for the first day of school. If you are needing to enroll click this link to begin: https://www.tecumseh.k12.ok.us/article/272820?org=tecumseh-ps
Don't forget to enroll your students for the 2020-21 school year by July 31. This link will guide you through the details: https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/817861/Enrollment_Reminder_Announcement_-_July_27__2020.pdf
ENROLLMENT UPDATE --The Tecumseh Public Schools district wide enrollment event originally scheduled for today, July 23 at the Tecumseh Alumni Building has been canceled due to the ongoing COVID 19 pandemic. Enrollment procedures for ALL students, those choosing to go virtual and those choosing to use face to face instruction will be conducted online this year. We are currently accepting applications for ALL students who will choose traditional face to face learning, all students choosing virtual learning formats which are Options 2a or 2b, and all students who will be new to the Tecumseh school district, moving from another area. Details for enrolling can be found on our enrollment link here: https://www.tecumseh.k12.ok.us/article/272820?org=tecumseh-ps
Parents this is a final request to participate in an extremely important survey regarding the educational options presented by TPS for the 2020-21 school year. Please complete this survey for EACH child you are planning to enroll with Tecumseh Public Schools. Click this link to begin: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TPSFamiliesJuly2020
The TPS Board of Education in a 5-0 vote tonight approved a Return to Learn Educational Plan that will include mandatory masks for all students and staff along with multiple guidelines to be followed on all school sites. You can read about it here: https://www.tecumseh.k12.ok.us/article/273949?org=tecumseh-ps
Online enrollment is now open. Please click this link to learn about our learning options available for 2020-21 and start enrolling your children. https://www.tecumseh.k12.ok.us/article/272820?org=tecumseh-ps
Just a reminder -- If you have not already completed family surveys your response is respectfully requested. Parents we have an extremely important survey regarding the educational options for the 2020-21 school year. At your very earliest convenience please complete this survey for EACH child you are planning to enroll with Tecumseh Public Schools. Click this link to begin: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TPSFamiliesJuly2020
Parents we have an extremely important survey regarding the educational options for the 2020-21 school year. At your very earliest convenience please complete this survey for EACH child you are planning to enroll with Tecumseh Public Schools. Click this link to begin: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TPSFamiliesJuly2020
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.
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
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
Savage Pride Band has a fireworks stand open through July 6 from 9am-11pm. The stand is located on North Gordon Cooper Drive next to Thunderbird Casino. Come see us and support The Pride!
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
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.
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.
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
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
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!
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
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.
Parents of Pre K through 5th grade students -- The deadline to order a Lil Savage yearbook is now extended to April 30. Go to the Parent Resources tab on the specific school website page to place an order. Books are $28. You must order online. No local orders taken.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
Every child in America deserves a great public school for their future and the solid future of our nation. Take the Pledge for Public Schools at www.publicschoolproud.org
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!
An educated nation is a stronger nation. No one knows that better than advocates for public schools. Pledge your support for stronger public schools by taking the pledge at www.publicschools.org
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!
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
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.
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.
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!
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.
Don't forget our Christmas programs are coming up soon. Pre k will present December 12 and kindergarten will put on its show December 17.
We are excited to welcome all kindergarten parents to our school today for the Kindergarten Family Lunch Celebration.
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.
We are soooo excited! We have a very special guest visiting us on Wednesday to take some pictures. It's SANTA! We are being very good students and doing our school work so we will be ready for our visit tomorrow. We can't wait.
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 THS Pride Marching Band as you compete in the OSSAA southwest regional contest.
Today is the last day of school this week. Have a great fall break.
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.
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.
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.
Tomorrow we salute the beautiful color of...PURPLE! Wear something purple to school tomorrow.
School picture day is September 26.
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!
Wednesday we will be featuring the color pink at TECC. So wear something pink to school on that day.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
Our school supply list is ready. Check the Parent Resources section to see what you will need for the first day of school.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
It's book fair time. Students will be shopping on April 4 and 5. For questions regarding the sale you can call the main office.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
School closing update — Tecumseh Public Schools will be closed Thursday, February 28 due to icy road conditions.
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.
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.
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.
TPS will be closed on Monday, February 18 for Presidents' Day. Enjoy your break.
Reminder - Tecumseh Public Schools will be closed on Monday, February 18 for Presidents' Day. Classes will resume on Tuesday morning.
Today is Ice Cream Sundae Party day! It's going to be a yummy event from 2:30-3 pm.
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.
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.
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!
The first show of the Christmas music program will begin at 6: 15 pm and will be in the TECC gymnasium. Doors open at 5:45 pm.
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.
Don't forget that the Christmas lunch for Kindergarten students and their families is tomorrow. We look forward to seeing you there.
It's class picture day. Bring your sweet smiles to school today!
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.
Thursday, December 6 is the Kindergarten Christmas lunch. We are so excited for our students to enjoy lunch with their families. Welcome back to TECC!
Tomorrow we will be doing class pictures. So come to school with your smile one!
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.
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.
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.
He will be here in just a little while...Santa Claus is coming to TECC for pictures today. We are so ready for him to visit us.
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.
We can't believe it! Santa is coming to TECC on Thursday, November 8. You can talk to him and have a picture with him too. So be nice. :-)
Tomorrow is election day for Oklahoma residents. We are reminding all registered voters that every vote counts.
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?
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 morning Pre K and Kindergarten students. We are so excited for you to get it here because it is Rise and Shine Friday!!!
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!!!
The field trip to Sunshine Shelly's Pumpkin Patch is back on for October 29. Hip, hip hooray!
What a week we have coming up. We will close this week with a terrific Rise and Shine program. It's a can't miss kind of week at TECC!
Thursday all Pre K and Kindergarten students will be receiving free dental screenings from Ocean Dental. Thank you for supporting our children!
Don't forget that Wednesday, October 24 is Wear Orange Day.
The Caring Van will be here today for free flu shots. It's not too late to sign up. Call the main office for details.
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 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.
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.
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.
What a great day for a Kindergarten field trip to Cornerstone Ranch. We are going to have so much fun.
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!
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 will be doing free hearing evaluations on Tuesday, October 9 for all Pre K and Kindergarten students. For questions regarding these free screenings please call the main office at 598-2967.
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.
Don't forget that tomorrow is wear BROWN day.
It's almost time for Rise and Shine which is Friday, September 28. We have a terrific program planned for our TECC Lil' Savages because you are awesome kids!
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.
Homecoming coronation ceremonies will be moved to the Alumni Center and will begin at 5:45 pm. Seating is limited. Game admission will be charged and you can pay at the door and then move immediately to the stadium for the game following the coronation.
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.
Coronation for THS homecoming will begin at 6:55 pm on Friday, September 21.
Don't forget that Wednesday is wear purple day.
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.
Don't forget -- There is no school tomorrow (September 14) at any of our sites. Gordon Cooper students WILL have class tomorrow.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Shout out to the Savage Pride Marching Band for your hallway marches through all the school sites today. Way to work that school spirit.
Football kickoff pep rally this afternoon at 5:30 pm in front of the Central Oklahoma Chiropractic Clinic.
How exciting--The 2019 Lil Savage yearbook will be published in full color this year for the very first time. The order store will open on September 3. Books are $28.
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
There will be a Free Eyeglass Event on Saturday, August 18. Check the district's main page for details.
Parents we would like to remind you that Krouch Early Childhood Center has a new name and a new location. We are now known as Tecumseh Early Childhood Center and we are located at 1406 N. 6th Street. School begins on Thursday, August 9.
Open House is August 7 from 5:30-7:30pm. Come and meet your teachers and see our beautiful new building. We can't wait to show you and your parents around the new place!
Parents if you were not able to make it to district wide enrollment on July 26 you will need to visit the main office to complete the procedure during regular school hours in the coming days. School starts August 9.