Fort Gibson is home to one of the premier schools in the state, consistently scoring above average on state tests and offers a well-rounded athletic program. Fort Gibson Public Schools is known statewide for its academic and athletic accomplishments. Secondary education is also readily available in the Fort Gibson area with Northeastern State University, Connors State College, Bacone College and Indian Capital Technology Center all within miles.
FORT GIBSON PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Fort Gibson Public Schools offer a pre-school through 12th grade premier education. Average student enrollment is 2000 and the teacher ratio is 1 to 20. Average graduating class is 118.
Early Learning Center – 918.478.4841
Intermediate Elementary – 918.478.2465
Middle School – 918.478.2471
High School – 918.478.2452
Administration – 918.478.2474
NORTHEASTERN STATE UNIVERSITY
If you want a school with a traditional college feel, you’ll enjoy your time at NSU in Tahlequah. You can live in one of our seven residence halls on campus or choose from plentiful off-campus housing. There are more than 100 student organizations, 10 NCAA athletic teams and plenty of on-campus and nearby activities there’s never a shortage of exciting opportunities at NSU. Classes are small, people are friendly and supportive, and you’ll quickly feel at home.
Bacone College, formerly The Indian University, was founded in 1880 to educate American Indian Students. Today, Bacone College is transforming into a tribal college.
At the height of Indian Removal, the Muscogee (Creek) Nation donated land to the American Baptist Church and namely the American Baptist Home Mission Societies (ABHMS) to establish Bacone College.
For 140 years, students and graduates have assumed leadership positions in communities, tribes, states, churches, and the federal government.
CONNORS STATE COLLEGE
Connors State College has a long history of providing the people of eastern Oklahoma with access to higher education. Since seating its first class of 17 students in 1908, the institution has grown into a comprehensive, multi-campus, two-year college that enrolls more than 3,000 students annually.
Whether you are looking for a traditional college experience or one that allows you to earn a degree on your own time, our two campuses offer the best of both worlds. The Warner Campus houses our traditional students, athletics, and agricultural programs and is the virtual hub of all operations. The Three Rivers Port Campus in Muskogee is ideal for students who commute and is home to our outstanding Nursing and Allied Health programs – some of the best in Oklahoma!
INDIAN CAPITAL TECHNOLOGY CENTER