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Sankofa School of the Performing Arts is entering its six-year of operation and is a free public elementary school serving students in grades third through fifth.


This academic institution primarily focuses on Reading, Writing, Math, Science, Social Studies, and English Language Arts. Sankofa is best known for its high, academic achievement, Fine Art Performances (e.g., poetry and dance), and cultural excellence.

Sankofa’s staff dedicates its mission to building and shoring-up the educational foundation for every student enrolled and ensures the success for all its pupils through building blocks of educational preparedness. 

Sankofa serves all students in the Tulsa Public School District and is currently enrolling students for the 2018 – 2019 school year. 

For more information about this academically enriching school, contact the front office Monday through Friday during business hours 7:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. at 918-340-5120. 

Sankofa is currently the number two ranked-charter school in Oklahoma — next to its sister school, Deborah Brown Community School, which serves grades pre-K through second.


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