Tag: Jabar Shumate

TPS board member takes swipe at GLA despite the school’s growing success

“Proficiency rates for Greenwood in Math and Reading are actually exceeding all of the comparable elementary schools in the district,” TPS’s Chief Innovation Officer Andrea Castañeda said.

Greenwood Leadership Academy holds 5k and Fun Run for STEM and Arts program

Greenwood Leadership Academy (GLA ), a Tulsa Public Schools (TPS) partnership school serving TPS students, and the Met Cares Foundation, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to building exceptional schools, strong economic development and robust community engagement in North Tulsa, held their first GLA 5K and Fun Run on the morning of Saturday, November 2, 2019, that took walkers and runners through the beautiful, rolling hills in the Gilcrease neighborhood.