"How we laughed to see the sails conceive and grow big-bellied with the wanton wind."


Mr. Luka

7th & 8th Grade History

  • B.S. in Biology, Ilia State University

  • M.S. in Natural Resources, Ilia State University

  • Oklahoma Teaching Certificate

Mr. Luka teaches history at the Upper School of Tulsa Classical Academy. Originally from the Republic of Georgia, he moved to the United States in 2019. Raised in a family of scientists, Mr. Luka pursued an early career in biology, with history being a lifelong interest and passion. He first practiced pedagogy as a Teacher’s Assistant while studying at Ilia State University. Initially merely a small part of the job, this was the venture that would ultimately set him on the path of teaching.


Mr. Luka lives in Tulsa with his wife. The couple enjoy the outdoors, hosting guests and travelling.

Favorite Classical Text: Homer’s Iliad