The focus of the El Reno Public Schools Foundation is to enrich and maximize the quality of education available in El Reno Public Schools.


“When you support education, you are giving a gift that lasts forever.” ~ Wanda L. Bass

“If you plan for 1 year, plant some rice.  If you plan for 10 years, plant a tree.  If you plan for 100 years, educate a child.” ~ Wanda L. Bass



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The Thousands of Reasons Gala, Celebrating Distinguished Alumni and Educators will be held November 13, 2017 at Lincoln Learning Center at 6:30 p.m.

The doors will open at Lincoln Learning Center, 425 Mercy Drive, behind Roblyer Middle School, at 6 PM for mingling and dinner begins promptly at 6:30 p.m.

Tickets may be purchased for $15.00 at BancFirst or MidFirst Bank El Reno locations.


Jay Hannah resizedThis year’s event will be emceed by prominent Oklahoman, Jay Hannah.

You will have a chance to meet our Grants-to-Teachers recipients, as well as, the district Teacher of the Year.

We will also feature three auction items this year:

You will not want to miss this exciting evening so please make every effort to once again support the El Reno Public Schools!!!



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Thousands of Reasons…………. $1000.00 Donors

Winner’s Circle…………………. $750 Donors

Gold Club………….. $500.00 Donors

Silver Club…………….. $250 Donors

Bronze Club………. $100.00 Donors




A scholarship named in honor of longtime El Reno educator and his family will help further the studies of EHS graduates. Tony and Tim Hutchison, along with their families, have contributed $10,000 to the El Reno Public Schools Foundation in honor of their late father, Jerry Hutchison, as well as their late mother, Willa Mae, and their deceased brother, Jeff. The scholarship will be deposited with the Oklahoma City Community Foundation and the interest will be used for scholarship purposes. Photo courtesy of El Reno Tribune

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