- The purpose of social studies is to develop students who are able to make informed decisions and participate as responsible citizens in an increasingly diverse, global society.
- Access to social studies learning enables students to engage positively with community leaders and build better futures for themselves and their families.
- Students who are well-versed in social studies are able to enhance their knowledge, perspectives, and character to more deeply understand themselves and the world around them.
We offer Advanced Placement (AP) courses in history, economics, and government are offered in many of our high schools.
Tulsa Public Schools hosts an annual institute to educate on the Tulsa Race Massacre; students also have the opportunity to learn about Oklahoma and Tulsa history.