Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics


A few years ago, The Navy League of Oklahoma gave us a plaque to honor alumni who take an armed forces commission. The plaque hangs in the foyer of the Dan Little Residence Hall. If you know of others who should be listed, let us know.



Class of 1992

Kristin Facer, Captain, U.S. Army , Edmond ‘92 , University of Southern California ‘96

Class of 1993 

Michael Doughty, Lieutenant, Navy, Pauls Valley '93, U.S. Naval Academy '97

Deborah Czarski, Major, Medical Corps, Air Force, Jones '93, Smith College '97

Margaret Hanson, Major, U.S. Army Veterinary Corps, Broken Arrow '93, Oklahoma State University '97

Amy Ross, Major, Medical Corps, Army , Chickasha '93, Georgetown University '97

Anjan Shah,  Major, Medical Corps, Army Reserve,  Edmond '93, University of Oklahoma '95

Steven Sylvester, Major, Air Force, Perry '93, Oklahoma State University '98

Class of 1994

AG Roesener, Major, Air Force , Hardesty '94, U.S. Air Force Academy '98

 James Dunlap, Major, Medical Corps, Air Force , Lexington '94, U.S. Air Force Academy '99

 Geoffrey O. Nettles, Lt. Colonel, Air Force , Stilwell '94, U.S. Air Force Academy '98

 Chris Reimer, Major, Air Force , Pawnee '94, Oklahoma State University '99

 Scott Watson, Major, Air Force , Tecumseh '94, University of Oklahoma '98

 Class of 1995

Sean Curtin, Lieutenant Commander, Navy, Claremore '95, U.S. Naval Academy '99

Jill Fritz, Major, Air Force , Collinsville '95, University of Oklahoma '00

Chris Gideon, Captain, Army, Stillwell '95, Oklahoma State University '99

John R. Junger III, Lieutenant, Navy, Okmulgee '95, Texas A&M University '99

Class of 1997

Mica Foster, Lieutenant Commander, Navy, Oklahoma City '97, Smith College '00

Scott Butler,  2nd Lieutenant U.S. Air Force, Tonkawa '97, University of Oklahoma '01

[Deceased, 25 April 2002, in the line of duty]

Erik Cobbs, Captain, Air Force, Glenpool '97, University of Oklahoma '01

Charles Rowland, Lieutenant, Navy, Shawnee '97, US Naval Academy '01

Millay Brians Morgan, Captain, Air Force, Miami '97 , Oklahoma State University, '01

Class of 1998

Nguyen Pham , Lieutenant, U.S. Navy, Oklahoma City '98, University of Oklahoma '03

Class of 1999

Joy Wethern Crandall, Captain, Medical Corps, U.S. Army, Lawton '99,  Oklahoma State University '02

Chuck Laubach, Captain, US Air Force, Waukomis '99 , Oklahoma State University '03

Cory Schneberger, Lieutenant, US Navy, Foss '99, Oklahoma State University '03

Class of 2000

Isaac McCool, Captain, Medical Service Corps, U.S. Army, Lawton ’00, Northwestern Louisiana State University ‘04

Scotty Murphy, Lieutenant , U.S. Navy, Washington '00, University of Missouri at Rolla '04

Class of 2001

John Burger, Lieutenant, Medical Corps, U.S. Navy, OKC '01, US Naval Academy '05

Sean Jones, Lieutenant, U.S. Navy, (Ponca City)'01, US Naval Academy '05

Michelle (Pinson) Bandino, Captain, Medical Corps, U.S. Air Force, Elgin '01, Army ROTC, Vanderbilt University, '05

Elizabeth Polfer, Captain, Medical Corps, U.S. Army, Tulsa '01, US Naval Academy '05

Class of 2002

Patrick Harbert, Lieutenant (jg), U.S. Navy (OKC) '02, Naval ROTC, University of Washington '06

Victoria Nittler, 2nd Lieutenant, US Air Force, OKC '02, University of Oklahoma '07

Patrick Stallings, 1st Lieutenant, U.S. Air Force (OKC) '02, Air Force ROTC, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute '06

Aaron Woodside, Lieutenant (jg), US Navy, Edmond '02, Harvard University '06

Class of 2004

Zane Nitzel, 1st Lieutenant, U.S. Army (Calumet) '04,  US Military Academy '08

Ashley Rushing, Lieutenant (Junior Grade), U.S. Navy (Madill) '04, US Naval Academy '08

Class of 2005

Christopher Nettles, Captain, U.S. Air Force (Stillwell) '05, U.S. Air Force Academy '09

James Phan, Ensign, U.S. Navy (OKC) '05, University of Oklahoma  '08

Class of 2006

Joy Lomheim, 2nd Lieutenant, U.S. Air Force (Newalla), U.S. Air Force Academy '10

Class of 2008

Sidney Ballard, 2nd Lieutenant, U.S. Marine Corps (Owasso), '08, US Naval Academy '12

Ensign David Hoang, U.S. Navy (OKC), '08, US Naval Academy '12

Kody Wilson, 2nd Lieutenant, U.S. Air Force (Harrah), '08, US Air Force Academy '12

Class of 2009

Nadine Harrison, Ensign, U.S. Navy (Fletcher), ’09, University of Washington, ‘13

Class of 2010

Victor Keyes (Tyrone), '10, U.S. Air Force Academy '14

In the pipeline...alums in pre-commissioning programs

Jason Lenamond (Centrahoma), '11, U.S. Military Academy '15

Kehinde Asojo (Norman), ’13, University of Notre Dame ‘17

Tsu John Kreidler (Edmond), '14, U.S. Military Academy '18





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 now accepts nonresident and international students for paying tuition.

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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.