PONCA CITY – The safety and well-being of the students is the top priority of the Ponca City Public School District.
There was an incident at Garfield Elementary on Tuesday, Dec. 3. An immediate and thorough
investigation was conducted, and multiple agencies were notified and are involved. Parents of all parties
involved were notified and informed of the situation. The district cannot provide specific details, but swift
action was taken in order to protect every student. The safety of our students will continue to be the top
focus each and every day.
According to Mary Ladd at PCPS, the school received information from Kate Smith, Anchor/Reporter from KFOR-TV/KAUT-TV Oklahoma’s News 4/Freedom 43, Oklahoma City, regarding the incident.