Press Releases

Press Releases


Mary Ladd Leaves PCPS After 36 Years

Ponca City Public School Educator Dies

Little Wildcat Camp Awards Given

West Middle School Begins Summer School

The Little Wildcat Camp continues

Ponca City Lady Cats Hold Camp

Summer School Begins at Po-Hi

Spring Football Game Held at Po-Hi

Free Meals Being Offered at PCPS

Summer Bus Schedule

New Head Girls Soccer Coach Hired

New Wildcat Head Boys Soccer Coach

Cheerleaders Earn Honors at Camp

BPA Students Participate in Conference

Ponca City Student Receives Phillips 66 Scholarship

Hermann To Lead Dalton State at NAIA Championship

PCPS Summer Feeding Program

Graduation Ceremonies Held for PCPS

PCPS Gets Instrument Donation

PCPS Graduates March the Halls

Field Day Held at Woodlands Elementary

Baccalaureate Program Held

Mallory Kyler Wins Chorale Scholarship


Trout Kindergarten Celebration


PCPS Program To Be Featured in Magazine

Superintendent Arrott Honored

2021 Academic Awards

PCPS Boys Basketball Camp

March the Hall at First Lutheran School

West Teacher Receives Golden Apple Award

Huster Named Head Cheerleading Coach

Other Locations Offering Vaccines for Children 12-15

Liberty Pie Partner Donates Snacks

PCPS Girls Basketball Camp

Pfizer Vaccine Approved for 12-15 Year Olds

Washington Pre-K Outdoor Graduation Ceremonies

Lincoln Students Participate in One-Mile Run

Po-Hi Wild Week

Grand March Photos - Download for FREE courtesy of Photography by Jes

States in a Box

Po-Hi Prom Prince and Princess

PCPS Teacher Honored in 20 Under 2 List

College Cheer Signing

Commencement Ceremony Scheduled

Lincoln Students Complete Challenges

OSSAA State Academic Champions

26 Employees Retire from PCPS

Adam Leaming Returns to PCPS

Kristi Hayes has been hired as the new Public Information Coordinator for PCPS

WildCat of the Week - Payton Little 5/12/21

BOE approves new Close Contact Quarantine Guidelines

COVID-19 Update 5/10/21

Ponca City High School Announces 2021 Prom Royalty

Cat Care Students Make Mother’s Day Gifts

Teacher Appreciation Week - East Middle School

East Middle School Transitional Meeting Tuesday, May 11th @ 5;30pm

Senior Scholarship Celebration

Partners in Education Sponsor Wildcat Academy End-of-Year Auction

PCPS Girls Tennis Team Competes at OSSAA Regional Tournament


Union Elementary Selected as 2020-2021 Imagine Nation Beacon School

Ponca City High School Announces Events Celebrating Seniors in the Class of 2021 

Ponca City Virtual Academy Students Win Local Elks Lodge Essay Contest



WildCat of the Week 05/03/2021

Covid Press Release 05/03/2021

Traci McHenry is PCPS District Teacher of the Year

Oklahoma Big 8 Conference Golf Tournament 2021

Po-Hi Top Ten Honored with Traditional Tea

Ponca City Public Schools Announces Summer Food Program

Ponca City High School DECA members recently competed in the virtual Oklahoma DECA State Career Development Conference.


PCPS TOY Celebration Will be Livestreamed April 29

PCPS Announces Wildcat of the Week Brady Ladner

Ponca City High School Announces Plans for Upcoming Events to Celebrate Class of 2021

Distance Learning Days for Po-Hi Seniors, Sophomores, and Freshmen

Congratulations to the April EOM Recognition Award Winners

Po-Hi Announces Upcoming Dates for Picture Days

Lincoln Students Honor Ponca City Linemen

Washington PreK Students Enjoying New Tricycles

PCPS Announces More Administrative Changes

Po-Hi has Virtual Visit from Former U.S. Secretary of Education

PCPS Announces Wildcat of the Week Alexis Irons

Two Special Events Announced for PCPS Athletics

PCPS Announces Wildcat of the Week Andrew Mitchell

PCPS Announces Top 20 Students from Senior Class of 2021

PCPS Announces Pre-K & Kindergarten Informational Meeting

PCPS Wildcat Theatre Company Announces their Spring Production Gathering Blue

Kay County Health Department Investing Tuberculosis Case in PCPS

Distance Learning Days for Seniors, Sophomores, and Freshmen

East Middle School FCCLA Attends Convention & Places in Competition

Union Student Jayda Magers Earns First Place in Oklahoma Regional Braille Challenge

East BPA Students Participate in State Leadership Conference

PCPS Announces Wildcat of Week Jaylyn Dressen

PCPS Announces Administrative Changes

East Student Council Members Decorate Teacher Doors to Foster Kindness

Ponca City High School's BPA Chapter Earns Top State Awards and Ticket to Nationals

PCPS Announces Wildcat of Week Ryan Turnipseed

Union Teacher Rachel Berger is February Golden Apple Award Winner

Congratulations to the March Employee Recognition Award Winners

East Student Council Sponsors pet Supply Drive for Humane Society of Ponca City

PCPS Announces Wildcat of Week Emma Valgora

PCPS Receives Donation from Marshall's Department Store

PCPS Announces Course Selection for Incoming 9th Grade Students with Links

PCPS Celebrates National School Breakfast Week

PCPS District Announces Course Selection for 9th Grade Students

PCPS Announces Wildcat of the Week Hailie Shear

PCPS Wrestling Team Finishes in Top Ten With Two State Placers at State Championships

Ponca City High School Swimming Teams Compete Well in State Championships

Ponca City Senior High Student Kaylee Wimberley Named 2021 Academic All-State Scholar

Wildcat Theatre Company Receives Generous Donation

7th Annual Say Yes to the Prom Dress Drive Back Once Again

Elegant Evening Planned for Ponca City High School 2021 Juniors and Seniors

PCPC District Announces 2021 Spring Sports Guidelines

PCPS District Employees Receive Vaccines Thanks to Community Partners

Woodlands Receives Money for Their Upcoming Book Fair

PCPS Board of Education Appoints New Board Member for Ward #4 Vacant Seat

PCPS Announces Wildcat of Week Knoxsah Camp Jr.

Read Across America Week Set for Ponca City Public Schools

PCPS Cheerleading Parent Cheer Try Out Informational Meeting

2021-2022 Ponca City High School Course Selection

PCPS District Announces In-person Learning for Friday, February 19

PCPS Announces Distance Learning for Thursday, February 18

Congratulations to the February EOM Award Winners

PCPS District Announces Distance Learning for February 17

PCPS District Announces Distance Learning for February 16

Po-Hi Mock Trial Team Advances to Quarterfinals Third Year in a Row

PCPS Announces Plans for the Remainder of this Week

PCPS Celebrates 100th Day of School

Local Businesses Donate Water to All PCPS Schools

Ponca City Public Schools Will Make Decisions for Remainder of Week on Day-to-Day Basis

Ponca City Public Schools Closed Tuesday, February 9 

PCPS Announce February Parent/Teacher Conference Schedules

PCPS Announces Wildcat of Week Alaina Gates

Wildcat Football Players Receive Post-Season Accolades

PCPS Wrestling Team Big 4+4 Team Champions

Ponca City Wildcat Wrestling Team Crowned 2020-2021 District Champions 

PCPS Announces Homecoming and Cheer & Hi-Stepper Senior Night

Internet Safety is Important Issue for PCPS

PCPS Announces Wildcat of Week Brooke Pruitt

Osasso COVID-19 Guidelines for Boys' Basketball Game with Ponca City on January 26

Guidelines for Boys' Basketball Game Against Owasso on January 26

Local Scholarship Packets Available for Po-Hi Seniors January 25

Ponca City High School Students Return to In-Person Learning January 25

PC High School Swim Team Makes First Appearance in OK Big 8 Conference

Po-Hi Student Council Announces December Honors

Jenks Union Invitational Information

Carl Albert Basketball Tournament Protocols

Ponca City Public School District Saddened Over Death of East Middle School Teacher

January 18, 2021 COVID-19 Information from PCPS

Po-Hi Academic Team Earns Place in State Tournament

Letter from Superintendent Regarding Governor's New Quarantine Guidance

Governor's New Quarantine Guidance for Schools
 - Health Experts Say Stitt Misrepresenting Their Research To Justify Push For In-Person Learning

Congratulations to the January Employee Recognition Award Winners

PCPS Board Leaders Honored

PCPS BOE Seeking Applications for Board Seat #4

Ponca City Senior High School will transition to Distance Learning on Wednesday, January 13 through Friday, January 22

Elementary In-District Transfer Request Window Now Open for PCPS

COVID-19 Press Release 1-10-21

East MS Announces Plans Regarding Students Participating in Sports

Po-Hi Student Council Announces November Honors

Free Will Baptist Church Donates Coats & Gift Cards to Multiple Schools

East FCCLA Students Win 1st Place in N4 STAR Event Competition

Winter Sports Guidelines Announced

PCPS Students Return to Learn January 5, 2021

PCPS Grieves the Loss of Board Member Dr. David Kinkaid

PCPS Student Selected to Serve on State Superintendent's Student Advisory Council

PCPS Closed for Winter Break

Garfield Teachers Hand-out Gift Bags and Cards Donated by Their PIE Partners to Students

Congratulations to the December Employee Recognition Award Winners

December 15 IMPORTANT Covid Press Release

December 13 Covid Press Release

Po-Hi Continues Tradition of Displaying Luminaries as Beacon of Light and Hope 

East Middle School Student Council Makes Pillows for Garfield Kindergarten Students

Local Vietnam Veterans Donate to Po-Hi Yearbook Program

East Middle School FCCLA Completes Community Service Project Benefitting PC Nursing Home

PCPS to Begin Implementing New CDC Guidelines

Enrollment for PCPS Virtual Academy for Spring Semester Now Open

Po-Hi Student Council Needs Donors for Blood Drive December 2

East Middle School Students Celebrate Native American Heritage Month

Congratulations to the November Employee Recognition Award Winners

PCPS District Creates Distance Learning Tech Hub to Support Students

Cat Tale COVID Sale

PCPS Celebrates Education Support Professionals

Meals Available During Distance Learning

Entire PCPS District Pivoting to Distance Learning

Ponca City School Board Election Filing Period December 7 through 9, 2020

Union Students Winners of Ponca City Fire Prevention Week Coloring Contest

PCPS Wildcat Academy Announces October Student of Month

Lincoln Student Council Recognizes Ponca City Linemen for Hard Work

Po-Hi Cancels First Semester Final Exams

11/14/20 - Press Release - Important Covid-19 Update

11/14/20 - Please read the Important Covid-19 Update before taking this SURVEY

Woodlands Students Learn About Poppies and Veterans

PCPS Students Celebrate Veteran's Day

Meals Will be Available for Po-Hi Students During Distance Learning Period

Ponca City High School Pivoting to Distance Learning November 11 through 24

November 13 Third Distance Learning Practice Day for ALL Students

Congratulations to October Employee Recognition Award Winners

DECA Chapter Officers Attend Virtual Leadership Conference

PCPS Announces Wildcat of Week Erik Hernandez

PCPS Announces Wildcat of Week Erik Hernandez (Spanish version)

Washington PreK Students Participate In Snack Election Day

Po-Hi Student Council Brings Back Retired Tradition

PCPS PSAT/NMSQT Test Registration Now Open

College Bound Recognition Programs

PSAT Scholarship Flyer

PCPS Names Interim Head Wrestling Coach

Important Covid Alert Graphic October 29, 2020

PCPS Makes Decision to Participate in Distance Learning Day for All Students 10-27

Ponca City High School Choirs Holding Traditional Fruit Sale Again This Year

Bixby Visiting Team Guide for October 30 Football Game

Instructions Announced for PC Wildcat vs Bixby Football Game October 30

PCPS Planning for Possible Distance Learning DayDue to Inclement Weather Oct. 26,  2020

Lincoln Hosts Super Hero Reading Challenge

PCPS Announces Wildcat of the Week Breann Ross

PCPS Announces Wildcat of the Week Steven Faulkner

Po-Hi Wildcat Theatre Company Performing Antigone

Po-Hi Academic Team Earns Top Seed in Academic Bowl Tournament

September Golden Apple Award Recipient is Melisa Smith from Union Elementary

PCPS Masks & Gaiters Ordered Delivered to Sites October 15

Procedures Announced for Ponca City & Bartlesville Football Game October 15

Covid Update from Superintendent October 11, 2020

PCPS Closed for Fall Break

Wildcat of the Week Andrew Rogers

Instructions from Superintendent on Distance Learning Day October 9

PCPS Announces 2020 Homecoming Court

Instructions for Po-Hi Senior Yearbook Photos

October 4 Covid Letter from Superintendent

PCPS Announces Wildcat of the Week Baylee York

PCPS Parent Teacher Conference Schedule for October, 2020

Ponca City School Wildcats Versus Choctaw Yellowjackets 10-2-20

Garfield to Pivot to Distance Learning on September 29 and Return October 12

Important COVID-19 Update from Superintendent 9-27-20

Community Health Foundation Donates Masks for PreK-7th Grade Students

Ponca City Wildcat Home Football Games

Notice to Parents of Po-Hi Freshmen Regarding PreACT 9 Test

PCPS Announces Wildcat of the Week Morgan Mays

Table Teamwork at Po-Hi

Make Sure PCPS Students are Counted in 2020 Census

PCPS Students Learning About Different Cultures

Important COVID-19 Update from Superintendent 9-20-20

PCPS Child Nutrition Changes Explained

PCPS Safety Protocols Instruction, Health Protocols, and Activities Written

PCPS Board Makes Changes to District COVID-19 Safety Protocols

Nominate a Wildcat of the Week

All PCPS Students Eat For Free!

Latest COVID-19 Update from Superintendent September 13

Distance Learning Day Meals & Virtual Academy Student Meals

PCPS to Offer Drive Through Meals 9 10 20

Important Letter from PCPS Superintendent Regarding Distance Learning Day 9-14

Latest COVID-19 Update Letter from the Superintendent September 6, 2020

First PCPS Home Football Game and Honoring Seniors

PCPS September 1, 2020 COVID-19 Update from Superintendent

Community National Bank Donates Disinfectant Cleaner to PCPS

Governor Stitt Allocated $10 Million to Supply Oklahoma Schools with PPE

PCPS Face Coverings Team Store Open Again - Place Orders by September 14

August 28, 2020 Quarantine Letter from PCPS Superintendent

Latest COVID-19 Update Letter from the Superintendent August 27, 2020

Ponca City Chamber of Commerce Delivers Donated School Supplies to PCPS

United Way Donates 800 Face Coverings for Students

Latest Update Letter from the Superintendent August 26, 2020

Great Start to School Year

COVID-19 Alert Level Graphic

COVID-19 Alert Level Letter from Superintendent

AllianceHealth Ponca City Donates 1,700 Masks to PCPS edited 8 21.pdf

Union Elementary Receives Donations for Face Coverings


Keri Bartley is PCPS 2021 District Teacher of the Year

Back to School Letter from Superintendent Arrott - 8/14/20

Phillips 66 Donates PPE to PCPS

PCPS Announces and Honors 2021 Teacher of Year Nominees

PCPS Transportation Students need to Contact Transportation Department

Instructions Released for PCPS Virtual Academy Students

PCPS Announces Last Day to Enroll in Virtual Academy

PCPS Safety Protocols Written Information  7/30/20

Ponca City Public School District Adopts Safety Protocols for Instruction and Activities 7/3020

PCPS Announces Make-up Enrollment Dates

Ponca Board of Education Approves Safety Protocols for 2020-2021 School Year

PCPS Rolls Out Return to Learn Plan

Ponca City Public Schools 2020-2021 Learning Options

Ponca City High School Announces Distribution Date for 2020 Cat Tale Yearbook

PCPS Return to Learn Plan 2020-2021

Ponca City Public Schools Return to Learn Plan 2020-2021 .pdf

PCPS Face Coverings Team Store Now Open Place Your Order by August 3rd!

PCHS Offers Many Options to Receive Information

PCPS Announces Instructions for Concurrent Enrollment for Juniors & Seniors

Possible COVID-19 Case Results Were Negative for PCPS

Ponca City High School to Present Treasure Island

PCPS District Receives COVID-19 Grant Money from State

Ponca City Public School District Notified of Possible COVID-19 Case

Ponca City Public School District Announces New Mobile App & Website Design

Registration Information for 2020-2021 Final

Registration Requirements flyer 2020 Ponca City Public Schools

Registration Schedule Calendar Ponca City Public Schools Summer 2020

Ponca City Public Schools Registration Requirements

Ponca City Public Schools Registration Schedule 2020-21

Enrollment Dates & Information - MESSAGE FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT

PCPS Announces PHASE-IN TO Activities

Ponca City High School Commencement Ceremony Scheduled for June 26 

PCPS 2020-2021 Learning Options Explained