Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics

2016 Board of Trustees

Mr. Dan Little, Chairman
Madill
Mr. Steven Rhines
Ardmore
David Drennan, Ph.D., Vice Chair
Norman
Mr. Geoffrey Simpson
Tulsa
Mary Ann Bauman, M.D.
Edmond
Ms. Donna Windel
Ardmore
Kent Buchanan, Ph.D.
Edmond
 
Mr. Jack Coffman
Oklahoma City
 
Ex-Officio Members:
Mr. Mason Cole
Moore
Kelly Damphousse, Ph.D.
Norman
Talita DeNegri
Norman
 
Kelley Dowd, Ph.D.
Oklahoma City
Bret S. Danilowicz, Ph.D. 
Stillwater
 
Senator Jim Halligan
Stillwater
The Honorable Joy Hofmeister
Oklahoma City
Michael Jordan, Ph.D.
Shawnee
Glen D. Johnson, Ph.D.
Oklahoma City
Lara D. Mashek, M.D.
Shawnee
Kalpana Misra, Ph.D.
Tulsa
Mr. Ron Mashore, P.E.
Choctaw
Mr. Mike Turpen, Chairman
Oklahoma City
 

Board of Trustees Meetings:

All Meetings Begin at 11 a.m. 

            Tuesday, March 8, 2016

            Tuesday, June 14, 2016

            Tuesday, September 13, 2016

            Tuesday, December 13, 2016

 

Executive Committee Meetings:

            Tuesday, January 12, 2016  

            Tuesday, February 9, 2016

            Tuesday, April 12, 2016

            Tuesday, May 10, 2016

            Tuesday, July 12, 2016 

            Tuesday, August 9, 2016 

            Tuesday, October 11, 2016

            Tuesday, November 8, 2016

 

Board of Trustees Agendas and minutes

Board of Trustees Agenda (May 10, 2016) and Minutes (April 12, 2016)

Board of Trustees Agenda (October 13, 2015)

Board of Trustees Agenda (June 9, 2015)

Board of Trustees Agenda (May 15, 2015)

Board of Trustees Agenda (April 14, 2015)

Board of Trustees Agenda (March 10, 2015)

Board of Trustees Agenda (February 10, 2015)

Board of Trustees Minutes (February 10, 2015)

Board of Trustees Minutes (December 9, 2014)

Board of Trustees Agenda (November 11, 2014)

Board of Trustees Minutes (November 11, 2014)

Board of Trustees Agenda (October 14, 2014)

Board of Trustees Minutes (October 14, 2014)

Board of Trustees Agenda (September 9, 2014)

Board of Trustees Minutes (September 9, 2014)

News

Is OSSM a private school?

No, the Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics is a two-year public residential high school created and funded by the Oklahoma legislature.  The school is open to all students across the state who wish to apply during their sophomore year.  OSSM is categorized as a state agency.  See the Admissions webpage for details and application deadlines. 

What is the tuition to attend OSSM?

There is no tuition for an Oklahoma resident student to attend the school.  Room and board are provided by the state.  Students may wish to have "pocket money" available for incidentals like school supplies, snack bar items or a weekend trip to a local restaurant, movie theatre, bookstore or mall.

Who can attend OSSM?

OSSM is open to all Oklahoma students who are entering their junior year of high school.  Applications are due in March of the sophomore year.  OSSM can now accept nonresident and international students for paying tuition.

What high school is the only one in Oklahoma that teaches Geoscience courses?

OSSM

How have OSSM graduates helped Oklahoma's economy?

Of the 1,400+ OSSM graduates since 1992, more than half who have completed a degree and have entered the workforce are working in Oklahoma. Ten of those have started their own businesses in our state. An independent report credits OSSM with a $40 million economic impact in Oklahoma.