Sallisaw High School

Sallisaw High School serves 620 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the OK average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Sallisaw High School operates within the Sallisaw School District.
Sallisaw School District's 73% graduation rate is lower than the OK state average of 84%.

School Overview

The student population of 620 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 620 students
Sallisaw High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Sallisaw High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Sallisaw High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Sallisaw 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 0.60 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
Sallisaw High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
47%
15%
Sallisaw High School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
2%
2%
Sallisaw High School Asian Students (2002-2014)
Hispanic
6%
15%
Sallisaw High School Black Students (1993-2014)
Black
3%
9%
Sallisaw High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
42%
52%
Sallisaw High School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.60 0.47
Sallisaw 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.
55%
52%
Sallisaw 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%
Sallisaw High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Sallisaw School District's student population of 2,054 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has increased from 64% over five years.
The revenue/student of $7,249 in this district is less than the state average of $8,655. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $7,416 is less than the state average of $9,253. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Sallisaw School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 2,054 430
Sallisaw School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 73% 84%
Sallisaw School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $16 MM $4 MM
Sallisaw School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $16 MM $4 MM
Sallisaw School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $7,249 $8,655
Sallisaw School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $7,416 $9,253
Sallisaw 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 Central High School (6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tommie Spear Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Liberty Elementary School (2.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SallisawTommie Spear Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 424 students
    1.3 miles
    211 South Main St
    SallisawOK 74955
    (918)775-3015
    1.36-8424
  • SallisawLiberty Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 628 students
    2.1 miles
    136 South Dogwood St
    SallisawOK 74955
    (918)775-4741
    2.1PK-2628
  • SallisawEastside Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 382 students
    2.2 miles
    1206 East Creek Ave
    SallisawOK 74955
    (918)775-9491
    2.23-5382
  • SallisawCentral Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 321 students
    6 miles
    108089 South 4670 Rd
    SallisawOK 74955
    (918)775-2216
    6PK-8321
  • SallisawCentral High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 197 students
    6 miles
    108089 South 4670 Rd
    SallisawOK 74955
    (918)775-5525
    69-12197

School Reviews

The programs are behind the times and do not prepare our children for college, there is little to no aid for students and the staff seems to care more for sports than the academic well-being of the students. There is little to no involvement of parents and the administration does notify parents of conference dates
- Posted by Parent, 11/28/08

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