Cutline: The Ponca City Rotary Club and Northern Oklahoma College presented dictionaries to every TES 3rd grade student on March 14. Pictured (L-R): Kori Freeman, Gena Osborn, Barbara Ray, NOC Director Marketing Rachel Kirk, Heather Shepherd, Ponca City Rotary Club member Darrell Mendiola, Kirstie Coffman, Joneice LeValley.
NOC, Ponca City Rotary donate dictionaries to TES
Northern Oklahoma College and the Ponca City Rotary Club partnered to provide dictionaries for each 3rd grade student at Tonkawa Elementary School.
Tonkawa Police Officer Darrell Mendiola represented the Ponca City Rotary Club and Director of Marketing Rachel Kirk represented Northern Oklahoma College for the presentation at the Tonkawa Elementary Library.
Mendiola said the Ponca City Rotary Club worked with various local sponsors to purchase dictionaries for each 3rd grade student in Kay County.
The dictionaries were presented March 14.
Northern Oklahoma College, the state’s first public two-year community college, is a multi-campus, land-grant institution that provides high quality, accessible, and affordable educational opportunities and services.
NOC serves nearly 4,000 students through the home campus in Tonkawa, branch in Enid, and NOC/OSU Gateway Program in Stillwater. Of these students about 80% receive financial aid and/or scholarships. 75% of NOC students complete their degree with zero debt.
The college is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and offers associate degrees in three general areas: Arts, Science and Applied Science; the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs; and the Accreditation Commission for Education and Nursing.
For more information about Northern Oklahoma College please call (580) 628-6208 or visit the NOC website at www.noc.edu.