Enriching the Experiences of Students in the Omaha Public Schools

 

Kids Club Registration Notification

Kids Club Registration will be open most Mondays from 7:00 am to 9:00 am and again from 6:00pm to 8:00 pm. Please note that it will take time to process new registrations and the Kids Club service will not be available to newly registered students for one week from...

Bruce Dale Memorial Fund

Stewart Bruce Dale, 71, died peacefully in his sleep on July 27, 2020. He was born October 12, 1948 in Omaha, NE. He graduated from Benson High School in 1967 and attended Kearney State College. Bruce served in the Marine Corps Reserves and was deployed to Vietnam in...

Enroll Your Child in Western Hills Parent Pay Pre-K

Western Hills Early childhood Parent Pre-K program is now taking applications. Students MUST be 4 years of age on or before August 16, 2021.  If your child will turn 4 years of age after August 16, 2021, registration may be accepted to start on their birthdate.  No...

Employment

Kids Club is Hiring If you love working with elementary school children, are young at heart, have a sense of humor, and are 16 years or older... Our program may have a position for you! We need Childcare Directors, Assistant Directors and Aides for our before and...

Prairie Wind’s “Support the Stallions” Direct Giving Campaign

2021-2022 Support the Stallions! "Support our Stallions" is NEW Prairie Wind's direct giving campaign.  This year’s goal is $4,000. We can reach this goal with YOUR help! Prairie Wind students and staff are the DIRECT beneficiaries of your donations: Halloween and...

Estamos Contratando!

La Fundacion de las Escuelas Publicas de Omaha esta contratando! Aplique para una posicion en nuestro Programa Kids Club o en el Programa de Educacion para Infancia Temprana. Ofrecemos salarios competitivos, agradable ambiente, y la oportunidad de trabajar con...

We’re Hiring

Omaha Public Schools Foundation is hiring applicants for full and part-time positions for their Kids Club Program. We offer competitive wages, pleasant surroundings, and an opportunity to work with enthusiastic children. Visit the link below to learn more and apply.

The Woolf Pack Fund

Did you know that ONE IN FIVE CHILDREN in Nebraska and western Iowa under the age of 18 IS AT RISK FOR HUNGER? (Food Bank of the Heartland) The Woolf Pack Fund, named for its founder, has made its mission to provide supplemental food to the youth in need in our...

Benson Bunny Den

The Bunny Den was created to alleviate family stress by offering Benson students a safe and confidential place to receive items necessary to meet their basic needs.  We hope by fulfilling these needs students will be able to focus more on being successful in the...

Rose Hill Elementary School PTO Giving Campaign

Our Rose Hill Elementary School PTO exists to support our school, teachers and students. Our fundraising looks different this year in the wake of a pandemic, but our desire to support our school remains the same. Please consider giving a monetary donation to our...
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Donate to OPSF

You can help the Omaha Schools Foundation provide learning opportunities for our students and help support our educators. Make a gift to support Omaha Public Schools. Donate today...

 

Omaha Public Schools Foundation

ECE Parent Pay

Creating a strong educational foundation for children prior to their elementary school years is important for their success. OPSF provides parent-paid early childhood classrooms in select OPS elementary schools.

Omaha Public Schools Foundation

Teacher Programs

OPSF administers a crowdfunding platform for teachers and principals entitled "Invest in Success." Teachers submit proposals for classroom projects and innovative learning programs. Learn more...

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Partnerships

Through Community Partnerships, OPSF creates opportunities beyond the borders of the classroom. With our partners like The Rose Theater, Joslyn Art Museum and Fontenelle Forest, students participate in engaging, learning experiences.

Benson High School Athletics

Welcome Benson Friends, Family and Fans! Benson High Athletics, the home of the Mighty Bunnies, has a long and rich athletic history.  We pride ourselves in the tradition of our programs and school spirit.  We would like to continue in the athletic and academic...

Dundee Direct

First, a big thank you! Dundee Elementary thrives because of its amazing students, staff, and families! Dundee Direct is our annual direct-giving fundraiser that runs through the month of September. Instead of asking our kids to sell popcorn or giftwrap, we ask our...

We Are Jackson! Believe! Achieve! Succeed!

Jackson Elementary is located at 620 South 31st Street in Omaha. Our school is made up of a diverse population of 235 learners from prekindergarten through sixth grade. We are small but mighty! We are also uniquely positioned to serve as the only fully Dual Language School in all of Nebraska beginning in 2018.

Prairie Wind’s “Support the Stallions” Direct Giving Campaign

2021-2022 Support the Stallions! "Support our Stallions" is NEW Prairie Wind's direct giving campaign.  This year’s goal is $4,000. We can reach this goal with YOUR help! Prairie Wind students and staff are the DIRECT beneficiaries of your donations: Halloween and...

Art at Prairie Wind

Prairie Wind's Lindsay Hueftle's goal as an OPS art teacher is to give her students a deeper glimpse into the art world by providing a wider range of mediums for them to use. The OPS art curriculum includes a main theme for each grade level. She hopes to further...

The Woolf Pack Fund

Did you know that ONE IN FIVE CHILDREN in Nebraska and western Iowa under the age of 18 IS AT RISK FOR HUNGER? (Food Bank of the Heartland) The Woolf Pack Fund, named for its founder, has made its mission to provide supplemental food to the youth in need in our...

Show Love to Field Club

Direct Donation Campaign April 26 to May 26, 2021. Money Raised will be used to support student/staff support activities Field Trips Service Learning College Visits NEU t-shirts for students Teacher appreciation Classroom Supplies Can we count on you to "Show Love to...

Bryan Football Fundraiser

Omaha Public Schools Foundation is asking for your help to purchase protective gear and pay the fees for Bryan High School's Spring and Summer Football Camp. A $105 donation will allow a student athlete who is need of financial assistance to participate. A Message...

Lewis & Clark PTO Bucks for Blazers Campaign

HELLO Lewis & Clark Middle School Families, Every fall Lewis & Clark Blazer Club PTO holds our Annual Direct Giving Campaign BUCKS FOR BLAZERS. This fall the PTO's primary focus is continuing to support our AMAZING teachers and staff as they put their hearts...

2021 North High PTSO Fundraiser

NORTH HIGH SCHOOL NEEDS YOU! What a school year!  Omaha North High Magnet School’s PTSO strives to support all our students and staff – and of course, we are having to reimagine how we can best accomplish this. Here’s a snapshot of the value of North’s PTSO funding:...

Kids Club Registration Notification

Kids Club Registration will be open most Mondays from 7:00 am to 9:00 am and again from 6:00pm to 8:00 pm. Please note that it will take time to process new registrations and the Kids Club service will not be available to newly registered students for one week from...

The Allee Willis Artist Scholarship

Allee Willis was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan, and was gifted in both visual and performing arts. Her songwriting hits included September, In The Stone, and Boogie Wonderland for Earth, Wind and Fire, and hits for such artists as Rita Coolidge, Sister Sledge,...

Arlene E. Lindquist Scholarship

APPLICATION – Due Date March 8, 2020 Purpose:  $500.00 scholarship is awarded to a student who attended Boyd Elementary School. Payable to an educational institution of recipient’s choice. Verification of enrollment should be sent directly to the Omaha Public Schools...

Beals Elementary PTO Scholarship

Purpose:    To provide one time financial assistance, for an Omaha Public Schools senior, who attended Beals Elementary for their elementary school education. Amount:   $500 or if two scholarships are awarded, $250 payable to an educational institution of recipient’s...

Benson Skills USA Scholarship

About the Scholarship SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. We help each student excel. A nonprofit national education association, SkillsUSA serves middle-school, high-school and...

Brian Slobotski Memorial Scholarship

Purpose: This scholarship is in memory of Brian J. Slobotski, a 2010 Omaha North High graduate, who despite his limited mobility due to Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy was able to inspire individuals to overcome their own challenges and make a positive impact on the...

Carol Van Metre “Active in Making Lives Better”

Carol Van Metre contributed in a big way: She was involved in fundraising for more than $35 million in sports-related projects, most aimed at giving inner-city kids a stronger foothold on the field and in life. She was a champion of the children and families of the...

Castelar Elementary PTO Scholarship

Purpose: To provide financial assistance for two graduating Omaha Public Schools seniors who attended Castelar Elementary School. Amount: Two -  $300 checks payable to an educational institution of recipient’s choice.  Verification of enrollment should be sent to the...

Charles Bowman Scholarship

Charles Bowman was a lifelong educator, teaching mathematics and physics in the Omaha Public Schools for 34 years and at Metropolitan Community College for 12 years. He chaired the Math/Science Department at Bryan High School, wrote physics curriculum, led scholarship...

Core Bank Scholarship

Purpose: To provide a scholarship for an Omaha Public Schools graduating senior from Benson, Bryan and South High Schools to a student who demonstrates a strong work ethic, passion for volunteering in their community and helping others, and commitment to...

Crystal Simpson Memorial Scholarship

Crystal Simpson, principal at Dodge Elementary School in Omaha, cared deeply about children, those who knew her said. “Crystal was extremely passionate about serving students,” said Lisa Utterback, executive director who oversees principals at Omaha Public Schools....