When students walk into Sankofa, they can see and feel the love vibrating from all directions. Vibrant culturally affirming colors pervade each classroom and every hallway. Black heroes of the yesteryears and today are mounted and poised on the walls, summoning Sankofa’s scholars to rise to the occasion of excellence. These American icons remind our students of the struggle for an education and inspires all, who accept the challenge, to aim for the stars.
Sankofa is the top performing charter school in Northeast Oklahoma and is ranked second in the state for academic rigor and experience. At this Deborah Brown school, we believe that brilliance can be discovered within every child. Hence, we hold the highest of academic and behavior expectations for every student that enrolls into our incredible program.