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With a staff of experts, students who work diligently and a community of support, Deer Creek is a leader in the state in the quality of our education. Learn more about the opportunities that await you here.
 

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A Legacy of Excellence

We are deeply rooted in the belief that learning and personal growth is possible for every Antler. 

Our Future is Bright

While our doors first opened in 1921, our story is still unfolding. We are rapidly growing and are guided by a strategic plan that hones our focus and propels our students, teachers and schools forward.

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We are a collaborative learning community that inspires, engages, and challenges all Antlers to excel in an ever-changing environment.  

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Ward #4 Board Candidate Forum on March 26

Deer Creek School District is excited to host a public forum for the two candidates running for the Ward #4 board seat, Paul Elder and James Gibbs. This district-sponsored event will allow our community to hear from both candidates ahead of voting on April 2, 2024.

Please make plans to join us March 26 at 6 p.m. at the Deer Creek Administration Building (20701 N MacArthur Blvd, Edmond, OK 73012). 

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Deer Creek Substitute Incentives

Thanks to a partnership with the Deer Creek Schools Foundation, each week, substitutes who worked on a Monday or Friday are entered into a drawing for a $100 giftcard. Each month, those who worked 10+ more full school days were entered into a drawing for a $400 gift card. This program is one of the ways we say thank you to our outstanding substitutes who help keep our schools thriving. Interested in subbing in Deer Creek? 

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Mrs. Shareen Smith Named New Head Principal

Mrs. Smith began her career in education 14 years ago. Most recently, she served as the 4th-grade assistant principal at the Deer Creek 4th and 5th Grade Center. Prior to becoming an administrator, she taught English Language Arts, Social Studies and Special Education in Deer Creek. Her family is a Grove Valley family and she is proud to be a part of the Deer Creek community. Please join us in congratulating her on this new role!

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National Signing Day Spring 2024

We had eight seniors sign letters of intent to continue their athletic career in college during our Spring 2024 Signing Day. Students signed at University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma State University, Fort Hays State, Colorado Christian University, U.S. Naval Academy, University of Central Oklahoma, Florida College and Washburn University. Way to go, Antlers!

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Community members lined up at the starting line of a 5k

This year's Creek Classic is set for April 6th! Mark your calendars and join us for a day of fun, fitness, and fundraising for the Deer Creek Schools Foundation. 

The Creek Classic is not just a run, it's a celebration of community spirit, fitness, and philanthropy. Be part of the excitement and help us make this year's event even more memorable. See you at the starting line!

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Deer Creek School Administrator Named 2023-2024 Oklahoma Assistant Principal of the Year
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We are excited to announce that Deer Creek High School Assistant Principal Ashley Mackey was named the 2023-2024 Assistant Principal of the year for the state of Oklahoma! Mrs. Mackey is an outstanding educator who has excelled both in the classroom and as a building administrator during her time in Deer Creek.

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“A deep commitment to help our students learn and grow is found in all of our schools, which is strengthened by a community that roots for our success at every turn,” Deer Creek Superintendent Jason Perez said. “While we know the Oklahoma State Report Cards are not entirely indicative of the holistic success of a school, we are proud that the scores across the district represent the great work being done in our schools.”

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2023-2024 Teachers of the Year

Each year, our schools each choose one teacher to be recognized as the Teacher of the Year. These outstanding educators represent the high caliber of education provided to our students in all of our classrooms across the district.

All of our honorees are celebrated at a special Teacher of the Year Banquet, where the district teacher of the year is chosen. We are excited to announce this year's District Teacher of the Year on Feb. 29th! 

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Deer Creek School District faculty and staff begin a new crisis preparedness training program with Practical Preparedness, an organization dedicated to providing education in proven preparedness and safety tactics, on November 17th. Deer Creek Schools is the first public school district in Oklahoma to conduct this training program with their employees.

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