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Kenneth D. BridgesNorwood School has a rich history of quality education, cohesiveness with our school community, and individual attention to each student.  Our small school environment engenders relationships with our students and their families translating to individual student success as the only acceptable outcome. We are committed to a safe and structured educational environment where our students are free to learn and grow without undue distraction and in which parents can have confidence in the educational process, safety, and success for their children. Our teachers are highly trained, fully credentialed, professional, quality educators dedicated to their students and the common vision of the school. Our staff personnel work tirelessly toward the same vision and are equally professional, quality individuals dedicated to our students, school, and community.               

Kenneth D. Bridges – Superintendent/Principal

Career: 30th year in public education: 17 years in Oklahoma, 7 years in Colorado, 6 years in Kansas; 21st year in administration

Education:  Tahlequah High School 1976; NSU Tahlequah, OK – B.S. 1983, M.S. 1991, M.S. 2000; ORU, Tulsa, OK – ED.S. 2016

Family: Wife of  29 years – Cheryl; 5 children, 6 grandchildren

Favorite Teams: OU Sooners, OKC Thunder, Denver Broncos, KC Royals, Tahlequah Tigers, Norwood Hornets     

“Our progress as a nation can be no swifter than our progress in education. The individual human mind is our fundamental resource.” John F. Kennedy

NSU Redmen ORU Golden Eagles  Tahlequah Tigers                Norwood Hornets    OKC TunnderOU Sooners