Duncan Public Schools

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Duncan Public Schools
Location
1706 West Spruce
Duncan, OK 73533

Duncan, Oklahoma
District information
Type Public
Motto Truth. Honor. Wisdom
Grades PK-12
Superintendent Melanie Hau
Students and staff
Students 3,831[1]
Teachers 223[1]
Other information
Website www.duncanps.org

Duncan Public Schools is a public school district located in Stephens County, Oklahoma. The district includes 10 school sites.

The district covers 67.5 square miles (175 km2) of land and includes portions of Duncan, Marlow and Bray and unincorporated parts of Stephens County, Oklahoma.[1]

History[edit]

At the time of Oklahoma statehood in 1907, Stephens County had only 20 common schools and three high schools, but by the 1930s there were 65 school districts, including the independent school district of Duncan.[2]

List of Schools[edit]

Primary Schools[edit]

  • Emerson Elementary
  • Plato Elementary
  • Horace Man n Elementary
  • Mark Twain Elementary
  • Woodrow Wilson Elementary
  • Will Rogers Pre-K
  • Irving Pre-K

Secondary Schools[edit]

  • Duncan Middle School
  • Duncan High School

Alternative Education[edit]

  • E.D.G.E. Academy

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c http://www.usa.com/school-district-4010290.htm Duncan Public Schools, USA.com (accessed April 14, 2013)
  2. ^ Wilson, Linda D. http://digital.library.okstate.edu/encyclopedia/entries/S/ST030.html Stephens County, Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture (accessed April 14, 2013).

Coordinates: 34°30′51″N 97°58′06″W / 34.514068°N 97.968323°W / 34.514068; -97.968323