Dear Prospective Parent: Dove Science Academy (DSA) is a tuition-free public charter school with a strong emphasis on math, science, and technology. DSA is seeking serious students that desire the educational excellence our academy can provide.
DSA will be accepting applications for students entering 6-12th grade for the 2013-2014 year. All admission forms must be returned by March 22, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. to Dove Science Academy, along with all supporting documentation requested by the school. Addresses with a P. O. Box number on the utility bills are not acceptable. Cable or telephone service bills are not accepted. Please write your student's name on the bill.
Every year, Dove Science Academy students have the opportunity to attend our Summer Leadership Camp. This camp is open up to students in grades 6th – 12th and starts May 30th – Junes 5th. The cost of the camp is $300 and is due on May 17th, 2012.
We would like to thank Representative Dan Kirby for visiting our school on Friday, March 29th, 201 3.
During his visit, Rep. Kirby toured the school, visited several classrooms. He also gave leadership speech to our CRLP and Robotics students. We had a great time and were honored to have him at our school.
We would like to thank Langston University President Dr. Smith for visiting our school on Thursday, March 28th, 201 3.
During his visit, Dr. Smith toured the school, visited several classrooms. He also gave leadership speech to our CRLP and Robotics students. We had a great time and were honored to have him at our school.
On the Wednesday of Spring Break, Dove was honored on the floor of the Oklahoma State Senate. Mr. Erez, Mr. Franklin, Mr. Ware, and students Emily Campbell, Hannah Shauchuk, and Alan Gonzalez represented our school in Oklahoma City. Our Superintendent Mr. Alp was also invited to lunch with State Superintendent of Education Janet Barresi and Governor Mary Fallin.
The reason for these recognitions is that Dove Tulsa received the Governor’s Achieving Classroom Excellence (ACE) Award for having 100% of our seniors meet State graduation requirements. This is a testament not only to the intelligence and diligence of our seniors, but also the hard work of the teachers and parents that got them there. Congratulations to the Dove family!
The State Board of Education awarded $60,000 in grants to Dove Science Academy - Tulsa for a program called Advancement Via Individual Determination, or AVID. It’s the college-readiness program encourages students to pursue advanced coursework. Congratulations!!
The State Board of Education approved $85,000 AP Grant for Dove Science Academy - Tulsa. Advanced Placement (AP) is a set of high school classes with curriculum designed to be at the college level. An AP class is designed to prepare a student to take an AP test at the end of the year. Students who pass the AP exams with sufficient scores may be awarded college credit.
The state Science Olympiad tournament was held on Saturday, March 2 ,2013, at the University of Central Oklahoma. Twelve middle schools competed in this event. Dove students participated several events including helicopter, experimental design, disease detective, boom lever, meteorology, forestry, metric mastery. Science Olympiad is “one of the premiere science competitions in the nation, providing rigorous standards-based challenges to nearly 6,200 teams in 50 states.” DSA team got 3rd place overall.
On March 4th, Dove Science Academy - Tulsa was honored by Governors Brad Henry and Mary Fallin, and State Superintendent of Public Instruction Janet Barresi as a winner of the Governor’s ACE(Achieving Classroom Excellence) Award.
The Governor’s ACE Award is given to school districts in which 100 percent of the seniors of the Class of 2012 met all graduation requirements, including Achieving Classroom Excellence (ACE). ACE, which was enacted in 2005 under Gov. Brad Henry, requires that high school seniors, beginning with the Class of 2012, prove proficiency on four of seven end-of-instruction exams before graduation.
This award is a credit to all of our teachers in grades 6-12. Our teachers dedicate themselves to hard work and academic excellence.
Thank you, teachers, for all your hard work and dedication!
DSA STEM festival was held on Saturday Feb 23, 2013. It was huge success. There were more than 100 projects. Students demonstrated a great deal of knowledge of the scientific process when explaining their projects to the public. A large group of parents, students and friends looked at the displays and discussed the experiments. Thank you to all participants of this year’s STEM festival. We would like to thank Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food and Forestry education services for being a part of this event.
Congratulations to our Middle and High school engineering teams. Both middle and high school teams got first place in OSU Tulsa Engineering Challenge.It was held on Thursday February 21, 2013. This hands on experience teach students basics of engineering. Students designed their boats in a limited time. There were more than 200 students competed.Congratulations to our students and teachers
U.S. News has announced the 2012best high schools of the nation. Dove Science Academy is ranked #1001 in the nation out of 22,000 public high schools, making the school one of the Silver Medalists. Dove Science Academy is also ranked 7th Best High School within Oklahoma. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 85 percent.
Dove Science Academy is ranked 2nd Best Charter High School in Oklahoma.
Dove Science Academy - Tulsa is excited to announce a partnership with School Connect to launch a free mobile app for the school. This app gives parents quick and easy access to student information and school activities.
The mobile app is now available for download in both the Apple and Android markets. The School Connect application will work with all app-ready Apple devices (iPhone, iPad, iPad2, iPod Touch) and Android operating system devices (phones and tablets).
Our app will feature access to student grades, calendars, school websites, menus, and athletics
Dove and Discovery Schools are high performing K-12 public charter schools in Oklahoma that focus on math, science, engineering, and computer technologies to provide opportunities for underserved communities.
Dove Science Academy Schools proudly serve more than 1,500 students in four college preparatory schools. With a college acceptance rate of 100 percent, Dove Science Academy Schools have earned the reputation of providing a distinct, high-quality education.
4 schools in Oklahoma
serving 1,600 students
800+ students on our waiting list
78% of students qualify
for free/reduced meals.
7% Indian American
100% Graduation/College Acceptance Rate
0% Dropout Rate
Address: 280 S Memorial Dr, Tulsa,OK 74112 | Phone: (918)-834-3936 | Fax: (918)-834-3352 | E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org