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.
The 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 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has declined by 11% 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 17:1 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 (1987-2014)
American Indian
1%
15%
Altus High School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
2%
Altus High School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
34%
15%
Altus High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
7%
9%
Altus High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
49%
52%
Altus High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
8%
7%
Altus High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Altus High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown OK All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 (1988-2014)
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 (1992-2014)
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

The district's student population of 3,785 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,488 is less than the state average of $8,655. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $7,473 is less than the state average of $9,253. The district spending/student has grown by 7% 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 (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 75% 84%
Altus School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $4 MM
Altus School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $30 MM $4 MM
Altus School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $7,488 $8,655
Altus School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $7,473 $9,253
Altus School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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
    0.6 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 298 students1100 North Forrest St
    AltusOK 73521
    (580)481-2151
    0.6PK-4298
  • AltusAltus Intermediate School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 5-6 | 526 students1221 North Howse St
    AltusOK 73521
    (580)481-2155
    0.75-6526
  • AltusWashington Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 388 students311 East Cypress St
    AltusOK 73521
    (580)481-2133
    0.7PK-4388
  • AltusRoosevelt Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 316 students1200 Glenda St
    AltusOK 73521
    (580)481-2185
    1.1PK-4316
  • AltusAltus Junior High School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 515 students1600 South Park Ln
    AltusOK 73521
    (580)481-2173
    1.27-8515

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