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Educational opportunities for kids abound in the Oklahoma City metro. Our Education Guide helps parents sort through the endless options by highlighting incredible private schools and learning programs in OKC, Edmond, Norman, Moore, Yukon and beyond. Find private schools, preschool programs, field trip options and educational enrichment opportunities as well as other non-traditional, educational options like online and charter schools to discover the educational opportunities near you.

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  • back to earth school

    Back to Earth is a new, nature-based educational program serving Oklahoma City. Inspired by the desire to nurture children as whole beings, the curriculum strives to ground children through rhythm and movement while making space for the child’s natural sense…

  • Casady School, a premier PreK3-12 private school in the heart of Oklahoma City, offers a rigorous, college-preparatory curriculum committed to deeper-level learning and a focus on the whole child: mind, body and spirit. The school believes in developing excellence, confidence…

  • A public charter school system that promotes science, mathematics and educational technology. Visit doveschools.org for more information about their five campuses in OKC and three campuses in Tulsa. I love this school! The teachers and the staff are extremely nice…

  • The oldest continuously-operating preschool in Oklahoma City, Erna Krouch Preschool serves ages 2-PreK. The school strives to be a first-rate example of what solid early childhood education should be by providing a safe, nurturing environment that allows for creative expression,…

  • extreme animals logo

    Petting Zoos and Zoo-2-U programs promise a tactile, hands-on, interactive experience with exciting and exotic creatures including lemurs, sloths, otters, kangaroos, crocodiles, tarantulas, kinkajous and more. Petting Zoos are also an amazingly effective tool to discuss and explain the important…

  • FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) is a youth-serving non-profit advancing STEM education for students ages 4-18. FIRST® inspires young people to be science and technology leaders and innovators by engaging them in exciting mentor-based, research and…

  • Find out how you can become a computer programmer, a doctor, a business mogul or a builder of great things in one of the Francis Tuttle Technology Center STEM Academies. High school sophomores, juniors and seniors spend half the school…

  • Great Plains Tech offers two Project Lead the Way STEM programs to high school juniors and seniors. In the Biomedical Science and Medical Program, students interact with medical professionals during observation visits to the Emergency Room, Radiology and other hospital…

  • Harding Fine Arts Academy is a diverse, arts-integrated public charter school. Enrollment is tuition-free through a lottery system with no entrance requirements. The school offers an emphasis in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics) curriculum and a robust list…

  • The Harn Homestead is a popular field trip destination where students can 'Step Back in Time' to the early days of Oklahoma Territory. With six historic buildings including a Queen Anne style Victorian, a 1904 Dairy Barn, a replica 1890's…

  • iCode is a family-friendly computer science educational facility for kids in grades K-12. As a technology and coding school, they equip children with the tools for success in today’s information-driven world. Immersing kids in real-world problems enhances understanding of math…

  • Keystone Adventure School and Farm is an accredited school for children from 3 years old through 5th grade. The focus is on whole-child learning and individualized education, which is enhanced by giving kids many opportunities for play and learning on…

  • MSDI trains students ages 3 to adult in ballet, tap, jazz, modern, African, pointe and hip hop. Classes are held in the fall and spring with dance camps held each summer. The studio is dedicated to enabling students of every…

  • Millwood Robotics is a middle and high school team that participates in the First Tech Challenge robotics competition to support the advancement of the students academically and socially, with grant funding from Tinker Airforce Base. Students are given different challenges…

  • Mount St. Mary Catholic High School offers a tailored, personalized educational experience that meets students where they are and helps them become the people God has called them to be. The school is built on the foundations of faith, compassion…

  • The National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum offers many educational, age-appropriate field trip programs that offer students the chance to explore various images and artifacts unique to the American West.  Enjoy a variety of Special Programs focused on Oklahoma weather,…

  • The National Weather Center offers virtual visits to schools, homeschool groups, youth groups and other educational groups. A meteorologist visits the class virtually to discuss exciting topics like weather research and vehicles, forecasting, severe weather awareness and careers in meteorology.…

  • At the new, state-of-the-art Oklahoma Contemporary, visitors explore art and creativity through exhibitions, performances and educational programs for all ages. This multidisciplinary contemporary arts organization is an inclusive space with most exhibitions and programs offered for free. Along with exhibitions…

  • Through voluntary funding from Oklahoma Oil & Natural Gas, the OERB provides educators with free, hands-on curriculum aligned to state standards as well as all of the materials and equipment necessary to teach the lessons in their classrooms. The people…