Focusing on Alternative Methods of Education

Mission Statement

FAME empowers students to become responsible, enthusiastic, successful learners realizing their full potential and knowing there is hope for the future.


Vision Statement

FAME endeavors to prepare all students for the future by promoting learning as a continuous, relevant, adaptive lifelong process.


art council

FAME Receives 2021 OK Art Council Grant

The Oklahoma Arts Council has awarded FAME Academy a 2021 Art Grant. The Alternative Education Grants will fund 15 weeks of art instruction during FAME: The Passport to Art project.  Art teacher Glenna Pace will teach pottery and drawing. Students will have their art displayed at the Chisholm Trail Heritage Center in March. FAME will have a Virtual Art Show during December to showcase all student art. 

president's award

FAME Volunteers Receive the President's Volunteer Service Award

Neva Kitsmiller and Sam Pace received the President's Volunteer Service Award for the hours they have spent volunteering at FAME. Neva Kitsmiller has taught crochet classes for over 10 years, and has taught hundreds of FAME students to crochet. Sam Pace has organized the Food Pantry, built gardens and taught tax classes to students. He's spent countless hours working with students to stock, organize and distribute food in the FAME Food Pantry. Thank you Neva and Sam!

program of the year


FAME Academy received the Program of the Year Award at the annual Oklahoma School Alternative Education Association Conference. 

FAME Academy 2012 Foundation Of Excellence Winner