Yukon Middle School

Yukon schools come through for classmate

As Antonius Acre and his mother sat in the gymnasium Friday at Yukon High School, dozens of people worked to raise money. A group of athletes jumped into an ice water-filled trough, another student was covered in ice cream, two others had their heads shaved and a teacher had peanut butter licked from her toes…

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Bradley set to compete in Super 16 All-Star Games

For the second time in his young career, Yukon Middle School eighth-grade student Chaz Bradley will compete Saturday in the Oklahoma Super 16 All-Star Games at Mustang High School. Bradley will join fellow Yukon Middle School students Keziah Lofton (sixth grade) and Gabby Tilley (seventh grade) at the event. “I am just going to try…

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Canon named Yukon Middle School’s teacher of the year

Yukon Middle School named Clayton Canon its teacher of the year for 2017-2018. Canon is in his third year teaching seventh-grade geography. It is his ninth year teaching.  Canon spent his first six years at Western Oaks Middle School, in Putnam City. Canon said he is honored the faculty chose him to represent them, and…

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Yukon middle schooler wins state-wide poem contest

Candace Griffith, a student at Yukon Middle School, won first place in the sixth through eighth grade category of the Oklahoma Poem Contest. The Rural Oklahoma Museum of Poetry (ROMP) began conducting a statewide poetry contest to honor Oklahoma and to encourage people to write poetry. The contest is free and open to any Oklahoma…

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YMS students named BizKid$ Entrepreneur Champions

Students from Yukon Middle Schools’ Route 333 after school program recently competed and won the BizKid$ Entrepreneur Contest—locally and regionally. Six students from the program first represented YMS at the BizKid$ Entrepreneur Contest on March 1 at the Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City campus. BizKid$ is a credit union-funded public TV series that teaches children ages…

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