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As many of you know, an apartment complex in North Omaha was evacuated yesterday after the city discovered city code violations.  The living conditions are described as "inhumane."

KIOS News Director Cheril Lee talks with Marque Snow, President of the OPS School Board.

South High School’s Dual Language Program was recently awarded the 2017 High School level School of the Year Award from the Spanish Embassy and the International Spanish Academy.

Jeremy Cowley, Program Director for the OPS Career Center, was named Administrator of the Year by the Association of Career and Technical Education of Nebraska on June 4 during the organization’s conference in Kearney.

As the weather begins to heat up and the school year starts to wind down, students and teachers naturally start to think about their plans for summer break.  With more, here’s sophomore Eleanor Dunning…

KIOS News Director Cheril Lee sat down with OPS Superintendent Mark Evans on Monday to talk about the upcoming transition of his office to Dr. Cheryl Logan and his proudest achievements during his tenure in the district…

  

  

KIOS News Director Cheril Lee sat down with OPS’ Superintendent Mark Evans last week.  He talked about budget cut discussions, district achievements since the year started and the upcoming bond issue.

(Omaha, NE)  --  The Omaha Public School District's superintendent search is over.  The OPS board voted last night to hire Dr. Cheryl Logan as the district's next superintendent.  Logan currently serves as the Chief Academic Officer for the School District of Philadelphia in Pennsylvania.  She will replace current Omaha Public Schools Superintendent Mark Evans, who will retire at the end of the current academic year. 

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Enrollment is up at the Omaha Public Schools' experiment in online learning at the Virtual School.

Omaha North High School Senior Donnae Simmons joins us  with a story on Elijah and his furry friend Hawkeye.

Omaha Central High School Senior Alec Rome joins us next with a story on basketball player Max Polk…

KIOS News Director Cheril Lee sat down with OPS’ Superintendent Mark Evans last week.  We heard part one of that interview yesterday.  Today, we have questions for the Superintendent from the Omaha Public Schools’ Student Voices Council…

KIOS News Director Cheril Lee sat down with OPS’ Superintendent Mark Evans last week…

KIOS News Director Cheril Lee recently interviewed Melissa Comine, Chief Academic Officer with Curriculum and Instruction Support in the Omaha Public Schools.  Lee talked to Comine about challenges she’s come up against in her first three months in her new role and some of her goals in her first year…

KIOS News Director Cheril Lee recently sat down with Melissa Comine, Chief Academic Officer with Curriculum and Instruction Support in the Omaha Public Schools.  Comine discussed her new role and her love for the district…

Cheril Lee, KIOS’ News Director, sat down with OPS’ Superintendent Mark Evans last week to talk about the district’s new standardized grading scale and the five-year strategic plan…

  

  

KIOS News Director Cheril Lee sat down with OPS’ Superintendent Mark Evans last week to talk about some recent achievements and honors...

  

  

It took Jessica Mendoza, a senior at South High School, five tries to make it to the United States from Mexico. 

Cheril Lee’s conversation with OPS Superintendent Mark Evans continues with a focus on Evans’ plans and challenges in his final year…

  

  

KIOS News Director Cheril Lee sat down with OPS’ Superintendent Mark Evans on Monday to discuss the superintendent search and busing issues.

  

  

  

  

  

Making Invisible History Visible is an Omaha Public Schools project that focuses on studying minority history and the contributions minorities have made both to the city of Omaha and the state of Nebraska.

Three students and one teacher from Benson High Magnet School will be traveling overseas next month for a robotics competition.

News Director Cheril Lee has the story on a high school soccer player who just added an impressive credit to his resume...

  

  

KIOS News Director Cheril Lee sat down with OPS’ Superintendent Mark Evans this week to talk about why he decided to stay on as superintendent.  He also answered questions from the Student Voices Council…

Earlier this week, KIOS News Director Cheril Lee sat down with OPS’ Superintendent Mark Evans to talk about potential busing concerns for next year, issues with the board and why he decided to stay on as superintendent for one more year...

Board votes to extend Evans' contract

Apr 18, 2017

At its meeting last night, the Omaha School Board agreed to extend the contract of OPS Superintendent Mark Evans for one year.

On Tuesday night, search firm McPherson & Jacobson recommended three finalists for Omaha Public Schools’ next superintendent to the Board of Education.

Cheril Lee, KIOS’ News Director, sat down with OPS’ Superintendent Mark Evans last week to talk about an upcoming topping out event and progress at Nathan Hale Middle School.

  

  

KIOS News Director Cheril Lee sat down with OPS’ Superintendent Mark Evans last week to talk about the superintendent search and school vouchers.

  

  

The Sixty-Eighth Annual Omaha Public Schools All-City Music Festival will air Sunday February 12th at 2:00 p.m.

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