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School Liaison Office (SLO)

The Tinker Air Force Base School Liaison Officer (SLO) is a community facilitator: connecting schools, families, and community services to address education issues impacting military children. The School Liaison provides a wide variety of services in include, but not limited to:

  • Promotes Communication and Collaboration between school, military organizations, community services, students and parents
  • Advises Installation Commander on matters relating to schools and military child education
  • Assists to resolve issues when they cannot be resolved through the proper chain of command
  • Provides information on the Free and Reduced School Lunch Program, school enrollment, and school advisory councils
  • Provides transition assistance and information for families moving to (base)
  • Provides outbound referral information about schools and SLO contact for your gaining installation

One of the strengths of the School Liaison program are the connections made with parents and local school districts. SLOs work together to provide consistent support for families and students.

In addition, they are connected to the broader network of multi-service SLOs around Oklahoma.  So, no matter where your military service takes you next, they are able to help your family make a positive school transition.


Each installation provides information about the types of schools and programs offered near your installation. Learn about the types of programs, guidelines and requirements for each school. Your installation's School Liasion Office can help you explore all of your options to make the right decision for you and your child.

Please contact the School Liasion Office (SLO) for more infromation. 

Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA)

There are no Department of Defense Education Activity  (DoDEA) schools located on Tinker Air Force Base. Please contact the School Liasion Office for more information. 

Local Schools

The Oklahoma City Metropolitan area has many school districts avilable. For school district information, please contact the School Liasion Office. The SLO can assist in helping parents by providing information prior to and upon arrival at a new duty installation. The SLO connects families to local school districts in order to facilitate education transition and ensure the best acedemic experience for military children. 

Crooked Oak Public Schools

Phone: (405) 677-5252

Deer Creek School District

Phone: (405) 348-6100

Edmond Public Schools

Phone: (405) 340-2800

Mid-Del City School District

Phone: (405) 582-7095

Mustang Public Schools

Phone: (405) 376-2461

Moore Public Schools

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Phone: (405) 735-4200

Norman Public Schools

Phone: (405) 364-1339

Oklahoma City Public Schools


Phone: (405) 587-0453

Putnam City Schools

Phone: (405) 495-5200

Western Heights Public School District

Phone: (405) 350-3410

For assistance contact the School Liason Office:

Mr. Timmy Higgins

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Office: (405) 734-3683 | Mobile: (405) 274-0429

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