RSU Adopts Elementary School - KTUL.com - Tulsa, Oklahoma - News, Weather & Sports

RSU Adopts Elementary School

Posted: Updated:

  Rogers State University adopts the Claremont Elementary School in Claremore.   The new partnership will include tutoring, supply drives and educational and social programs for the elementary students. 

  Claremont has a special connection to the college.  The school is located on the site where RSU was founded 100 years ago. 

  RSU is launching a new program called "Hillcub."  It will include several initiatives including a "lunch buddies" program where RSU students have lunch with Claremont students to encourage them to focus on their studies and prepare for college.  RSU student athletes will also instruct Claremont students in basketball, baseball, soccer and other sports.  RSU employees will also help at Claremont with tutoring, supply drives and grounds maintenance and building repairs.

  Kellye Schuck, principal of Claremont Elementary says, "We are so pleased that RSU reached out to establish this partnership.  Our students will benefit from exposure to RSU students and faculty and the assistance programs provided by the university."

 

 

 

  • NewsMore>>

  • Voter Registration Deadline On Friday

    Voter Registration Deadline On Friday

    Oklahoma's primary runoff election is coming up on August 26th. Voters who wish to cast ballots in the election must be registered by Friday, August 1st.More >>
    Oklahoma's primary runoff election is coming up on August 26th. Voters who wish to cast ballots in the election must be registered by Friday, August 1st.More >>
  • Broken Arrow Cross Country Runner Continues Path to Recovery

    Broken Arrow Cross Country Runner Continues Path to Recovery

    Every stride on this elliptical signifies improvement for 16-year-old Logan.
    More >>
    Every stride on this elliptical signifies improvement for 16-year-old Logan.

    More >>
  • Hit & Run Suspect Due in Court Wednesday

    Hit & Run Suspect Due in Court Wednesday

    A man accused of leaving the scene of an accident that injured a Broken Arrow High School athlete is due for arraignment Wednesday afternoon.More >>
    A man accused of leaving the scene of an accident that injured a Broken Arrow High School athlete is due for arraignment Wednesday afternoon.More >>
Powered by WorldNow

P.O. Box 8 Tulsa, OK 74101-0008

Powered by WorldNow

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KTUL. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.