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Lindsay PUBLIC SCHOOLS By Dan Chapman | Superintendant of Lindsay Schools The Lindsay Public School System has a tradition of excellence in both academic and co-curricular pursuits. In 1954 the Lindsay Public School System became a pioneer in setting our standards beyond those required by the state when we be- came one of the first ten schools in Okla- homa to achieve total accreditation by the North Central Association of Schools and Colleges, a rigorous monitor of school achievement throughout the Unit- ed States. To this day, Lindsay Schools maintain this tradition at all our levels, from pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade. In recognition of large excellence, our school was named last year to a list of the top ten schools in our state News and HOME OF THE LEOPARDS World Report magazine. named in 2014 as a State Superior Three As a result of our dedication to high Star Chapter. Local FFA students are en- standards, Lindsay students have annual- rolled in Future Teach Ag-Ed academies ly been recognized among the top aca- to insure the quality of tomorrow’s agri- demic students in the state. Our high culture-related teachers, qualifying these school academic teams have reached students for scholarships from Oklahoma the state finals of the Academic Bowl State University when they enter the agri- Competition nine times, and twelve of our culture education program at OSU. FFA LHS studnts have been named Academic students in Lindsay have received State Bowl All-Staters. In addition, twelve of our FFA degrees, participate in speech com- students (in competition with students petitions, show animals at the local, coun- from all classes of school --- both large ty, state, and national levels, and compete and small) have been selected as Aca- in land judging contests. In fact, the local demic All-Staters, the highest academic FFA chapter participates in all opportuni- honor bestowed upon high school stu- ties afforded by the FFA program. dents in the state. Our fine arts program is another outlet Through the foresight of earlier educa- for student expression. Our art depart- tors and current practice, our school is ment sends students to art competitions heavily involved in the Renaissance throughout the state. The Lindsay Band Reading Program. Consistently, Lindsay program has grown by leaps and bounds. Schools receive Master School Distinc- As a result of growth and dedication, the tion in this proven, highly successful read- Lindsay High School Band was the 2013 ing program. Oklahoma Bandmasters Association To describe the accomplishments of Class 2A State Champion Marching Band. our FFA program would require long and In addition, our vocal students compete in lengthy lists of students who achieve at all regional and state contests and con- high levels. Our local FFA chapter was sistently receive high marks. 8


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