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Top Tulsa Area School Districts

If you have a family with young children, you’re undoubtedly prioritizing access to quality education when relocating. Choosing a home in a reputable school district not only enhances their educational journey but also lays a strong foundation for their future success. Fortunately, Beacon Homes’ communities are within top-rated Oklahoma school districts in the Tulsa suburbs. Join us as we dive into three great school districts for your children to attend and Beacon communities to call home.

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Three Oklahoma School Districts for Families About to Relocate

1. Broken Arrow School District

The Broken Arrow School District is a great place to start when looking for the best school districts in Oklahoma. This district has a longstanding reputation for strong core values that make it an excellent choice for students. From pre-K to high school and Early College High School to virtual academy, it serves over 20,000 students. The Broken Arrow School District students thrive due to the strong support system and educated and experienced teachers. Their teachers are 100% licensed and the student-to-teacher ratio is 18:1, ensuring each student’s needs are met. They had a 94% graduation rate in the 2022-2023 school year with 40 students getting a diploma and associate’s degree through their Early College High School program.

Academic achievements aren’t the only thing the district is known for. According to, it ranks #7 for Best School Districts for Athletes in Oklahoma. The Broken Arrow School District is known for its commitment to academic excellence and a well-rounded education for students. The district serves a diverse population of students and offers a range of programs to meet individual learning needs.

2. Bixby School District

The Bixby School District, located in Bixby, Oklahoma, is highly regarded for its strong academic programs, dedicated teachers, and supportive community. The district prioritizes student success and offers a range of extracurricular activities to enhance students’ overall development. Their mission statement, “Ignite the potential of every student.”, is achieved by instilling in students the district’s six learner attributes: critical thinker, creativity, insatiable curiosity, owns their learning, problem solving, and global citizenship. This serves as their foundation for teaching and learning. The Bixby School District is located in the suburbs of Tulsa (just 15 minutes south) and rated #2 in’s Best School Districts in Tulsa Area. With 100% of the teachers licensed and certified and over 90% having more than three years of experience, students are sure to attend some of the best schools in Oklahoma in this district.

Athletics are also a major part of the district’s achievements, specifically at Bixby High School. The football team had a very successful 2023 year. They ranked #18 in the USA Today Super 25 final football rankings, #24 on the Sports Illustrated Power 25 national rankings, and #34 on MaxPreps final national rankings. Go Spartans!

3. Glenpool School District

Though one of the smaller Oklahoma school districts in the Tulsa suburbs (serving about 3,000 students), the Glenpool School District offers a comprehensive curriculum and strives to provide a nurturing learning environment for all students. It’s known for having a diverse student population and is recognized by as the 17th Most Diverse School District in Oklahoma. The student-to-teacher ratio is lower than the state average at 16:1. This allows teachers to provide a more individualized and hands-on learning environment so no student feels behind. The Glenpool School District’s vision is, “To develop passionate, prepared, productive learners and thinkers.” There are several extracurricular activities and clubs for students to join, helping them become well-rounded citizens, from student council to band to athletics.

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Browse Our Homes for Sale Near Tulsa, OK!

Beacon Homes is happy to provide the best combination of great schools and family-friendly communities in the suburbs of Tulsa. These communities are perfectly placed within the Broken Arrow, Bixby, and Glenpool school districts. Your growing children will have an array of options for schools and a comfortable home to come to after school.

Creekside at Forest Ridge is located in Broken Arrow, OK. Surrounded by beautiful greenbelt and lake views, this community makes it easy to share fun moments with your children. It includes playgrounds, walking trails, a pool, and more. Homes start from the low $400s and provide spacious floorplans with open living areas, high ceilings, fireplaces, and additional features you’re sure to love. Personalize the look of your home with amazing selections from our Design Center.

Frazier Meadows is located in Jenks, OK. It’s just 6 minutes from the West Elementary and Intermediate Schools in the Bixby School District. There’s something for everyone in the family to enjoy, from the swimming pool and playground to the pickleball court and walking trails. The homes range up to 2,000+ square feet with 3+ bedrooms and tons of natural light beaming through the large windows. Whether you need outdoor living space, private bedrooms, or a flex room for crafts, homework, or office space, there’s a home to suit you.

Elwood Crossing is located in Glenpool, OK. This is a one-of-a-kind Glenpool community with half-acre lots and a location 6 minutes to schools, work, healthcare, shopping, and just about anything you and your family could need. With more room to roam, your children can enjoy tons of outdoor living along with their own spacious bedrooms. The floorplans range up to 2,700+ square feet and offer 4 bedrooms plus flex rooms, perfect for an after-school playroom.

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Contact Beacon Homes For More Info!

If you’re planning a move to the Tulsa area, but want the best education for your children, look no further than our communities. Whether you prefer the dynamic Broken Arrow, the acclaimed Bixby district, or the nurturing environment of Glenpool, Beacon Homes provides exceptional living options near these top Oklahoma school districts.

Contact us today for more information on our communities, floor plans, and available homes. Let us help you find the perfect home in a great school district for your family’s future!


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