Altus High School

Altus High School serves 906 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the OK average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Altus High School operates within the Altus School District.
Altus School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the OK state average of 84%.

School Overview

The student population of 906 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 906 students
Altus High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Altus High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Altus High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Altus High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 17:1
Altus High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
1%
15%
Altus High School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
1%
2%
Altus High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
34%
15%
Altus High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
7%
9%
Altus High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
49%
52%
Altus High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
8%
7%
Altus High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.64 0.47
Altus High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
40%
52%
Altus High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
10%
Altus High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Altus School District's student population of 3,785 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has increased from 68% over five years.
The revenue/student of $7,488 in this district is less than the state average of $8,655. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $7,473 is less than the state average of $9,253. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Altus School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
2
Number of Students Managed 3,785 430
Altus School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 75% 84%
Altus School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $4 MM
Altus School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $30 MM $4 MM
Altus School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $7,488 $8,655
Altus School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $7,473 $9,253
Altus School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Navajo High School (8.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Altus Intermediate School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Will Rogers Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AltusWill Rogers Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 298 students
    0.6 miles
    1100 North Forrest St
    AltusOK 73521
    (580)481-2151
    0.6PK-4298
  • AltusAltus Intermediate School
    Grades: 5-6 | 526 students
    0.7 miles
    1221 North Howse St
    AltusOK 73521
    (580)481-2155
    0.75-6526
  • AltusWashington Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 388 students
    0.7 miles
    311 East Cypress St
    AltusOK 73521
    (580)481-2133
    0.7PK-4388
  • AltusRoosevelt Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 316 students
    1.1 miles
    1200 Glenda St
    AltusOK 73521
    (580)481-2185
    1.1PK-4316
  • AltusAltus Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 515 students
    1.2 miles
    1600 South Park Ln
    AltusOK 73521
    (580)481-2173
    1.27-8515

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