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40th Reunion!

October 17, 2009 by Janice Spears Thompson (Register to contact)

We are currently planning our 40th Reunion. Reunion committee members are: Marchia Ward, Janice Thompson, Linda Nix, James Cupps, and Stan Hall. Please, if you graduated in 1970, contact us. More news coming SOON!!

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Steven Russell "Rusty" Johnson  Tulsa World

Steven Russell "Rusty" Johnson, son of Mary Katherine and Donald Ray Johnson, passed away May 2, 2019, in Tulsa, Oklahoma at the age of 61.

School Board meeting focuses on upcoming career preparation opportunities at CPHS  Tulsa World

Sand Springs Schools officials discussed plans at the April 8 Board of Education meeting for a wide-ranging career pathways initiative to prepare students for ...

CPHS finishes production of"Shrek The Musical"  Tulsa World

The Charles Page High School drama department recently finished a production of “Shrek The Musical” and some cast members gave a preview to the Sand ...

Charles Page High School Football History  Tulsa World

2017: The Sandites ended the season with a 5-5 record but advanced to their sixth-straight playoff berth. For the third-straight year, Sand Springs started the ...

Sandite Baseball  Sandite Pride News, LLC

2018-2019 Charles Page High School Varsity Baseball - (22-11, 8-4) Head Coach James Garrison Assistant Coaches: Matt Brown, Scott Watkins, Kenny Gooch.

Sand Springs schools preparing for March bond election  Tulsa World

Sand Springs Public Schools is preparing for a March 5 bond election.

This concludes our broadcast day for  Tulsa World

Sandite fans won't be able to sit at home during games this season.

Sand Springs schools recognizes district teacher of the year, site teachers of the year  Tulsa World

Sand Springs Public Schools officials recognized the site teachers of the year and the district teacher of the year at a reception March 7.

Homecoming week events announced  Tulsa World

The Sand Springs football homecoming is creeping up and it also announces that the regular season is halfway over.

High school basketball: Sand Springs boys and girls teams roll past Bartlesville  Tulsa World

SAND SPRINGS — If the Sand Springs girls are in a transition period with their new head basketball coach, Tobey Nightingale, everybody seemed to be farther ...

Rotary Club meeting focuses on March 5 school bond election  Tulsa World

Sand Springs schools Superintendent Sherry Durkee discussed the March 5 bond election at the February 8 Sand Springs Rotary Club meeting.

CPHS student named a 2019 Academic All-State scholar  Tulsa World

August Nielsen of Charles Page High School was one of the top 100 public high school seniors in the state selected for a 2019 Academic All-State Award from ...

Owasso girls basketball gets second chance at Sand Springs  Tulsa World

The Owasso girls' basketball team will look to continue a couple of impressive trends when it begins play in the Class 6A regionals Thursday night.

School Leaders Hope $32M Bond Issue Passes In Sand Springs  News On 6

Voters in Sand Springs finished up early voting on Friday for a more than $32 million bond issue. Remaining voters will head to the polls on Tuesday.

Voters in Sand Springs, Claremore approve millions in school bond issues  Tulsa World

Voters in the Sand Springs and Claremore public school districts on Tuesday approved school bond issues both exceeding $30 million.

Voters in Sand Springs, Claremore to decide on millions in school bond issues Tuesday  Tulsa World

Officials at the Sand Springs and Claremore school districts say the proposals, if passed, would not increase taxes.

Sand Springs Public Schools to start early release Fridays in September  Tulsa World

Sand Springs Public Schools is planning to release students 30 minutes early on Fridays beginning September 7.

CPHS student participates in JA's Camp Enterprise  Tulsa World

A Charles Page High School student recently participated in Junior Achievement of Oklahoma's 42nd-annual Camp Enterprise.

Sand Springs schools to start early release Fridays September 7  Tulsa World

Sand Springs Public Schools is planning to release students 30 minutes early on Fridays beginning September 7.

High school football: Sandites coach Dustin Kinard 'determined to fight' pancreatic cancer; prayer rally scheduled  Tulsa World

Kinard guided Sandites to a state runner-up finish in 2015 and semifinal finishes in 2014 and 2016.

Board of Education meeting focuses on bond proposals for March 5 election  Tulsa World

The Sand Springs Board of Education meeting focused on the plans for improvements across the district if the bond proposals that are up for a vote March 5 ...

2018: A Look Back  Tulsa World

JANUARY. Sand Springs Flowers owner Carolyn Short announced that she planned to retire after 22 years. The flower shop has been around since Charles ...

Plans underway for 30th-annual Herbal Affair  Tulsa World

The city is gearing up for the 30th-annual Herbal Affair.

Sand Springs 'Red Dirt' team finishes summer league, 16-8  Tulsa World

This summer, the Charles Page High School varsity baseball team played under the name “Red Dirt Baseball” and competed in weekend tournaments, making it ...

Sand Springs Parks staff receives state honors  Tulsa World

The city's Parks and Recreation Department received two statewide honors during the annual Oklahoma Recreation and Parks Society (ORPS) annual ...


Marilyn Million Lund Marilyn Million Lund departed this life surrounded by her family on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, at St. John Hospital at the age of 63.

Superintendent discusses teacher shortage, planning for bond issue at Board of Education meeting  Tulsa World

Superintendent Sherry Durkee discussed the statewide teacher shortage and planning for the upcoming bond issue at Monday's Board of Education meeting.

Girls just wanna fish  Tulsa World

When she's not in classes at Charles Page High School, Montana McCarty is often fishing and she wants to go pro.

Sand Springs native to appear on 'Shark Tank' to pitch storm shelter bed  Tulsa World

A Sand Springs native will be on “Shark Tank” January 27 to pitch Life Lift Systems Vortex Vaults Storm Shelter Bed.

Board of Education meeting focuses on teacher pay, finances and improvements  Tulsa World

The July 2 Sand Springs Board of Education meeting focused on improvements in the district and finances, including budgeting for upcoming teacher pay raises.

Owasso High School named one of 2018’s ‘Top 20 Most Beautiful High Schools’  Tulsa World

The east campus was recently named one of 2018's Top 20 Most Beautiful High Schools in Oklahoma in a report published by education-based company ...

Sandites fans, the #goldrush is coming  Tulsa World

Sandite fans need to get ready for the #goldrush. Social media has become a major part of sports at just about every level. Colleges and professional teams ...

CPHS one-act drama team heading to state competition  Tulsa World

A Charles Page High School one-act drama team is going to state competition in Choctaw.

A Final Farewell: CPHS graduates 430 seniors  Tulsa World

TULSA — Sand Springs band director Kyle Wright told the class of 2018 they were going to fail.


Lillie Pauline Krumsiek Lillie Pauline Krumsiek, 86 of Sand Springs went to be with the Lord on September 24, 2018. She was born on July 18, 1932 in Madill, ...

Sandite football to play Texas, Arkansas teams in 2018  Tulsa World

The Charles Page High School Athletic Department released the 2018 varsity football schedule and they are playing two out-of-state teams.

Conner's Classic to kickoff high school meet | News  Tulsa World

Conner's Classic 5K run is set to kick off the high school's cross country race Saturday, Sept. 15 at Case Community Park.

Photo gallery: Charles Page High School in Sand Springs graduation  Tulsa World

Oklahoma Bands, you have the chance to join the stage at the sixth annual Hop Jam Beer and Music Festival, in front of thousands of music fans on May 19th, ...

Senior class wants the Powder Puff trophy  Tulsa World

The Powder Puff game is back, and the seniors are out for blood.

Thompson honored at Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence Academic Awards Banquet  Tulsa World

Former Charles Page High School student Jack Thompson was honored as an Academic All-Stater during the Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence Academic ...

Sandite Wrestling  Sandite Pride News, LLC

Charles Page High School State Champions: 2017, 1971. Dual State Champions: 2017. Regional Champions: 2017, 2016, 1996. District Champions: 2019 ...

Oklahoma’s 2018 Teacher of the Year named a finalist for national award  KFOR Oklahoma City

BROKEN ARROW, Okla. - An Oklahoma teacher has been named one of four finalists for a national award. Donna Gradel, of Broken Arrow High School, ...

Sandite softball has some unfinished business  Tulsa World

The 2018-19 Charles Page High School fast-pitch softball seniors have the chance to make school history.

Sandite Football  Sandite Pride News, LLC

Sandite Football Records State Champions: 1966. State Runners-Up: 2015, 1951. Undefeated Seasons: 1966, 1962, 1937, 1921. District Champions: 1997 ...

Harlem Wizards bring "tricks, hoops and alley oops" to Ed Dubie Field House  Tulsa World

The Harlem Wizards brought their “tricks, hoops and alley oops” to the Ed Dubie Field House November 1.

Dylan Whitney Band invades Memphis for blues challenge  Tulsa World

The best blues band in the world could be from Sand Springs.

Girls basketball: Sand Springs rallies to take down Booker T. Washington  Tulsa World

SAND SPRINGS — Never mind that Booker T. Washington had the hot hand in the first quarter Tuesday night.

Sand Springs Public schools officials, EMSA respond to incident at CPHS  Tulsa World

Sand Springs Public Schools officials responded to an incident at Charles Page High School Tuesday morning.

Local student participates in Technology Student Association national conference  Tulsa World

A Charles Page High School sophomore was recently selected as an Oklahoma Technology Student Association (TSA) state officer and attended this year's ...

Sand Springs Schools officials discuss teacher walkout at Board of Education meeting  Tulsa World

The Sand Springs Board of Education discussed the teacher walkout that began April 2 at Monday's meeting and what it might take for teachers to come back to ...

Daton Fix - 2018-19 Wrestling - Oklahoma State University  Oklahoma State Athletics

Class: Redshirt Freshman Hometown: Sand Springs, Okla. 2017-18 (Redshirt): Went 5-0 in his redshirt-freshman season for OSU at 125 pounds… Competed in ...

Photo gallery: National Merit Scholarship semifinalists from northeast Oklahoma for 2019  Tulsa World

Officials of National Merit Scholarship Corp. this week announced about 16000 semifinalists in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program, including 72 ...

A Cross Country First: Sand Springs hosts first meet  Tulsa World

Around 1000 runners showed up for what is being called the first-ever cross country meet in Sand Springs history.

The lure of professional bass fishing  Tulsa World

Most high school athletes dream of throwing the winning touchdown or scoring the winning basket at the buzzer, but Noah Daczewitz just wants to fish, and it ...

Erma Carol Harvey (Kepner)  Tulsa World

Erma Carol Harvey (Kepner) went to be with the Lord on February 4, 2019.

Sandite Hall of Fame banquet celebrates legacies of notable Sandites, educators  Tulsa World

The Sand Springs Education Foundation celebrated the legacies of notable Sandites as well as the site teachers of the year and District Teacher of the Year ...

CPHS senior remembered as confident, outspoken  Tulsa World

Charles Page High School senior Jasmine Schneider's peers remember her as confident and outspoken.

Homecoming Week at Sand Springs  Tulsa World

This week is Homecoming Week for Sand Springs and the Charles Page High School football team.

SOCCER: Watkins named new girls head coach  Tulsa World

After the departure of former head girls soccer coach Matt Miller, assistant coach Matthew Watkins got a promotion and became the new head coach.

Sand Springs Sertoma Club makes $750 donation to Special Olympics  Tulsa World

The Sand Springs Sertoma Club made a donation Tuesday to help Sandites planning to participate in the Special Olympics games this summer and announced ...

CPHS students visit American Therapeutic Riding Center  Tulsa World

Charles Page High School special needs students get to ride horses, learn about caring for animals and develop communication, motor skills and more at the ...

Crews begin work on trail connecting area near high school to Sand Springs Lake Park  Tulsa World

Crews are working on a trail segment connecting an area near Charles Page High School to Sand Springs Lake Park.

Sand Springs Public Schools honors district teacher of the year, site teachers of the year  Tulsa World

Sand Springs Public Schools honored their district teacher of the year and site teachers of the year at their annual reception Thursday.

Sand Springs Leader Girls Athlete of the Year: Charles Page High School's Cheyenne Walden  Tulsa World

Walden is believed to be the most decorated girls high school athlete in Sand Springs history after winning the 1600 and 3200 meters at the Class 6A state track ...

Sand Springs police arrest teen who reportedly brought gun to high school football stadium

SAND SPRINGS — A 14-year-old boy was arrested on an allegation that he took a handgun to the Charles Page High School football stadium Monday.

Directory — Sandite Pride News  Sandite Pride News, LLC

Directory of Sand Springs churches, nonprofits, businesses, clubs, etc.

Bettye Taylor | Local Obituaries  Tulsa World

When her grandson learned that Bettye Jeanne Cheatham Taylor, age 90 (born April 3, 1928), of Sand Springs, Oklahoma, had died on the morning of ...

Sand Springs Symphony League distributes money to music educators  Tulsa World

The Sand Springs Symphony League recently raised and distributed just over $1600 to local music educators for supplies or other needs. Educators from Angus ...

Sand Springs Public Schools host a 'Brand Opening'  Tulsa World

Sand Springs Public Schools held a “Brand Opening” to unite every school in the district so all students and teachers identify as Sandites.

FOOTBALL: Payton Scott honored with Gatorade player of the year banner  Tulsa World

The Charles Page High School Athletic Department unveiled a new banner for Ed Dubie Field House and presented it during the Sand Springs-Bixby basketball ...

Sand Springs Board of Education meeting focuses on finances, awards  Tulsa World

The Sand Springs Board of Education recognized administrators, teachers and staff for their leadership during the recent statewide teacher walkout. Board ...

Prom season 2018: See photo galleries from Broken Arrow, Glenpool, Sand Springs and more  Tulsa World

See if you can find your friends and family members in our photo galleries of area high school proms.

Charles Page High School students attend Technology Students Association state conference, two move on to national conference  Tulsa World

Students from Charles Page High School's Foundations of Manufacturing class recently attended the Technology Student Association State Conference in ...

Local guitarist gets to play with Thirty Seconds to Mars  Tulsa World

Sand Springs guitarist Cliff Scott decided to give it a shot.

School district officials discuss bond project requests  Tulsa World

Sand Springs Public Schools Superintendent Sherry Durkee discussed some of the district's needs in preparation for a potential bond election this week.

Police investigate sexual assault claim at Charles Page High School  Tulsa World

Police investigating allegations that two student athletes sexually assaulted another male student last month.

Rob Miller talks preparing to take over as superintendent of Bixby Public Schools  Tulsa World

Sand Springs Assistant Superintendent for Personnel Rob Miller is preparing to start his new role as Superintendent of Bixby Public Schools.

DUI accident spoils Senior Skip Day, sends several to the hospital  Tulsa World

Senior Skip Day is a day of celebration for high school seniors and it's been a tradition for years. However, this year, an alcohol-related, three-vehicle accident ...

Preparations underway for Sand Springs Education Foundation Hall of Fame banquet  Tulsa World

The Sand Springs Education Foundation is preparing for their annual Hall of Fame banquet.

CPHS senior dies in single-auto accident  Tulsa World

UPDATED: Happy birthday wishes flooded Jasmine Schneider's Facebook page less than a month ago, but those wishes turned to condolences this morning.

Sand Springs Schools officials discuss possibility of teacher walkout, school security  Tulsa World

Sand Springs Public Schools officials discussed the possibility of a teacher walkout and school security at the Sand Springs Board of Education meeting ...

2016 Charles Page High School Prom  Tulsa World

Here are the 2016 CPHS prom pictures submitted by parents and friends. Thank you to those that shared the pics with the Sand Springs Leader. We truly ...

Ada's Fisher cashes in on All-State opportunity  Theadanews

Ada High standout Dylan Fisher made the most of his last-minute addition to the 2018 Oklahoma Coaches Association All-State Large East wrestling roster.

Rotary Club meeting focuses on education  Tulsa World

The April 20 Sand Springs Rotary Club meeting focused on education issues.

Daton Fix wins Dave Schultz High School Excellence Award  Tulsa World

STILLWATER – Former Sand Springs and current Oklahoma State University wrestler Daton Fix was named the Dave Schultz High School Excellence ...

VICKI BOYD  Tulsa World

Vicki Boyd A Celebration of the Life of Vicki Lynn (Keho) Boyd was held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, May 8, at Olivet Baptist Church with Brother Don Cook officiating.

CPHS star athlete arrested for possession of drugs with intent to distribute  Tulsa World

He was arrested Thursday, April 20, on complaints of possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, possession of drug paraphernalia and a defective brake ...

The best photos of the year by Tulsa World photographers  Tulsa World

Here is a collection of our favorite pictures taken on assignment by Tulsa World staff and freelance photographers.

'Cheers & Gears' auto show revving up for late June  Tulsa World

Cheerleaders and muscle cars just seem to go together and both will be on hand at the 2nd Annual CPHS Cheers & Gears Auto Show.

Teacher Spotlight: Coy Caviness  Tulsa World

Name: Coy Caviness. Family members (child): Nathan. Pets: (dog) Winston Lou (boxer). Grade you are teaching: 7th Grade. High School attended/Graduation ...

The Bright Side of Life: Bright Morning Farm opens in Sand Springs  Tulsa World

When Sheilah Bright bought her 35-acre ranch in 1997, she immediately called it “Bright Morning Farm,” and family and friends would come over for parties.

High school basketball: Dement scores 25 as Sapulpa girls take down Sand Springs  Tulsa World

SAND SPRINGS – Guarding the Sapulpa girls basketball team can seem like herding cats, and Taylor Dement is the quickest cat on the block. The 5-foot-4 ...


Kourtney Davis A Memorial *Service* was held honoring and celebrating the life of Kourtney MariQuel (Miller) Davis on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Broadway ...

Sand Springs' Bill Hutson decides to retire after 24 years as head coach  Tulsa World

Bill Hutson has seen a lot over the past 24 years. Now, the Charles Page High School head baseball coach has decided he's seen enough. After 24 years at the ...


Brenda Lee (Ward) Schneider Brenda Lee (Ward) Schneider departed this life on Friday, July 6, at the age of 60. Arrangements are entrusted to the care of ...

'We are their last chance': Tulsa Boys' Home turns 100 and will celebrate homecoming Oct. 14  Tulsa World

More than 12000 boys have passed through the home over the decades and officials hope to attract as many of them as possible for a centennial homecoming ...

Sand Springs Public Schools principals, administrators visit Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club during teacher walkout  Tulsa World

Sand Springs Elementary site principals visited children at the Sand Springs Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club Thursday—day four of the statewide teacher ...

Garrison looks to build relationships as head baseball coach  Tulsa World

James Garrison is no stranger to Sand Springs. The new Sand Springs baseball coach actually lived in Sand Springs when he first moved his family to ...

CPHS leading scorer Brooks Haddock moves to Muskogee  Tulsa World

Charles Page High School basketball player Brooks Haddock is now former Charles Page High School basketball player Brooks Haddock.

Dozens of candidates with education ties advance after Tuesday's primaries  Tulsa World

Of the nearly 800 Oklahomans who filed to run for office this year, the Oklahoma Education Association identified 112 candidates as educators, education ...

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