, Muskogee, OK

January 24, 2013

Foundation seeks alternative school to honor

— The Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence is seeking nominations for the Oklahoma Award for Outstanding Achievement in Alternative Education.

The $5,000 award will be presented to a public school alternative education program in recognition of its effectiveness and impact on student learning. Nomination forms are available online at and must be postmarked on or before March 18.

Nominees must be public school programs in Oklahoma and must have been in operation for at least three full years. Nominations may be made by any individual familiar with the program. Award winners will be eligible to re-apply for the award after five full award cycles.

Information: (405) 236-0006.