Important to remember... JRCES is not governed nor operated by OKCPS; therefore, school closings related to our school will be specific to only John Rex Charter School. Should it be necessary to cancel school, JRCES will notify the major news stations about any school cancellations as quickly as a decision is made. Every effort will be made to make the decision as early as possible so that families may plan accordingly. Notifications will also be pushed out through our free school app and to our social media outlets. Our JRCES free mobile app, MySchoolWay, is available and quite helpful to get up-to-date information! Our app will allow you to receive emergency notifications, such as school cancellations, on your mobile devices. Also, look for information on our website. What about extremely cold temps- does JRCES close like OKCPS? No. Since JRCES does not provide bus transportation services and our children do not wait outdoors at bus stops, JRCES will not follow the OKCPS policy for extremely cold weather. JRCES may remain open while other surrounding schools may be closed. Again, please watch the major news stations and monitor our social media outlets day-by-day for official notification about potential school closings at John Rex Charter School!
YMCA of Greater Oklahoma City is offering extended after-school childcare from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. on Election Night, Nov. 8. Registration is required and closes on Thursday, Nov. 3. For your convenience, download this registration form and submit it to the YMCA's front desk to guarantee a spot.
Join us for Information Day and Meet Your Teacher Day! When: Friday, August 5 from 3 pm - 6:30 pm (come & go). Where: John Rex Charter Elementary School at 500 W. Sheridan Avenue. Oklahoma City, OK 73102 What: Students can meet teachers and visit classrooms. Bring marked school supplies and drop them off in class. See complete list on items that require a child's name label. Families can sign final paperwork and add money into lunch accounts. Purchase a $5 JRCES agenda (student planner) required for grades 1 to 4. Prior to Information Day, teachers will contact students to make personal introductions. Can't make it to the event? You can complete final paperwork, purchase a JRCES agenda and drop off school supplies on the first day of school, August 10.