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Welcome Lincoln Christian School to OSF!

Lincoln Christian School becomes the 52nd school to join the Opportunity Scholarship Fund!  Lincoln Christian is a private, Christian school for students attending preschool to 12th grade.  Opening in 1997, the goal of LCS is to raise the next generation of Christian leaders.  Their philosophy is stated in priorities: Godly character, academic excellence and extracurricular activities – in that order.  Located in the northeast part of Tulsa, Lincoln Christian offers a full range of academic, athletic and fine arts curriculum, attracting…

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  • November 1, 2016

OSF Welcomes Summit Christian Academy!

Summit Christian Academy, in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, is the most recent accredited educational institution of the Opportunity Scholarship Fund.  Established in 1987 as a direct ministry of The Assembly in Broken Arrow, the school began with 20 students and now have a student body of nearly 400, from kindergarten through 12th grade.  Summit Christian Academy competes in the Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association in academics, fine arts, and athletics.  They have a growing emphasis on science, technology, engineering, arts, and math. SCA’s…

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  • August 13, 2016

OSF Celebrates Their 50th Member School – Riverfield Country Day School!

Riverfield Country Day School, in Tulsa, Oklahoma, has become the 50th member school of the Opportunity Scholarship Fund. Riverfield is headed by Mr. Jerry Bates and a staff of dedicated faculty and staff that is focused on providing a quality education to their students and supporting the families of Riverfield in raising their children. Riverfield Country Day School was founded in 1984 by a group of parents and teachers to provide an enhanced opportunity for educational growth and personal development…

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  • July 27, 2016

Rejoice Christian School Joins OSF

The Opportunity Scholarship Fund is excited to announce that Rejoice Christian School in Owasso, Oklahoma is the 49th school to join the OSF family. Rejoice Christian Schools was founded in 1992 with a mission to partner with parents in training students in Bible-based Christian principles and in the establishment of a high quality academic foundation.  The vision of RCS is to be a Christian school that provides students with excellence in education and strength in character so that students will…

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  • June 11, 2016

Lakewood Christian School Is the Newest OSF Member School

The Opportunity Scholarship Fund is pleased to announce Lakewood Christian School (Steve Butcher, Principal) in McAlester, Oklahoma as its newest member school.  LCS is the 48th school to participate in the OSF, a scholarship granting organization that assists families with an opportunity to go to private schools when they otherwise may not be able to afford to attend. Lakewood Christian School mission is to help parents in the Christian training of their children by providing a Christ-centered academic environment that…

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  • February 19, 2016

Board Appoints New President; Executive Director

The Opportunity Scholarship Fund board is pleased to announce the election of Bartlesville resident, Charlie Daniels, as the new President of the OSF.  Daniels, a former Bartlesville School Board member and retired Senior Counsel for ConocoPhillips, has been a staunch advocate for providing education opportunities to all Oklahoma students and is a founding board member of the OSF. The board also announced the appointment of Tulsa businessman, Rob Sellers, as the organization’s Executive Director.  Sellers replaces the founding Executive Director,…

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  • February 17, 2016

See 2015 Annual Report

The OSF Annual Report is posted at the FAQ page under "Other Resources". It has been slightly abbreviated for website access. Total donations (since November 2014) to OSF have been $1.58 million as of December 31, 2015. OSF has issued 200 scholarships with a value or $453,000. Our 47 schools have almost $i million available for scholarships in 2016.

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  • February 8, 2016

OSF Over $1 Million

Total donations (since November 2014) to OSF have exceeded $1,000,000 as of December 15; with over $800,000 received in 2015 alone. The big lift was provided by two corporate donations in December totaling $300,000. Once our final totals are reported January 10, we will issue final numbers and an Annual Report.

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  • December 28, 2015

OSF At $700,000

Total donations to OSF have exceeded $700,000 as of December 1. This is the $324,000 in an abbreviated 2014; and another $376,000 for the first 11 months of 2015. As you all know, much of our giving is at year-end during December. We shall see what December and Santa may bring!

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  • December 10, 2015

Oklahoma Christian Schools (Edmond) Are 47th School Joining OSF

The Oklahoma Christian School (Edmond) is the 47th member of the Opportunity Scholarship Fund. Oklahoma Christian School (OCS) is now in its 45th year of Christian education. From its humble beginning as an elementary school with 17 students and 5 teachers, OCS has developed into a flourishing community of approximately 900 students. The school was founded in 1970 as the Christian Center School under the arm of the Christian Conquest Center Church in Oklahoma City. Five years later, it became…

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  • November 23, 2015