Grissom Elementary School

Grissom Elementary School serves 413 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the OK average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Grissom Elementary School operates within the Tulsa School District.

Overview

The student population of 413 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 413 students
Grissom Elementary School Total Students (1991-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Grissom Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1991-2012)
Students by Grade Grissom Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Grissom Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1991-2012)
American Indian
10%
16%
Grissom Elementary School American Indian (1991-2012)
Asian
1%
2%
Grissom Elementary School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
12%
13%
Grissom Elementary School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
11%
11%
Grissom Elementary School Black (1991-2012)
White
59%
53%
Grissom Elementary School White (1991-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Grissom Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Grissom Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.62 0.66
Grissom Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2012)
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.
39%
52%
Grissom Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
11%
10%
Grissom Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 85,469 students has grown by 107% over five years.
School District Name Tulsa School District
Number of Schools
Managed
81
2
Number of Students Managed 85,469 427
Tulsa School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $401 MM $4 MM
Tulsa School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $395 MM $4 MM
Tulsa School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,738 $9,367
Tulsa School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,583 $9,180
Tulsa School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Memorial High School (1.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Thoreau Demonstration Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Salk Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Tulsa Thoreau Demonstration Academy
    7370 East 71st St
    Tulsa , OK , 74133
    (918)833-9700
    0.4  mi  |  604  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Tulsa Salk Elementary School
    7625 East 58th St
    Tulsa , OK , 74145
    (918)833-9500
    1  mi  |  595  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Tulsa Memorial Junior High School
    7502 East 57th St
    Tulsa , OK , 74145
    (918)833-9520
    1.2  mi  |  515  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Tulsa Memorial High School
    5840 South Hudson Ave
    Tulsa , OK , 74135
    (918)833-9600
    1.4  mi  |  1162  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Tulsa Key Elementary School
    5702 South Irvington Ave
    Tulsa , OK , 74135
    (918)833-9480
    1.4  mi  |  561  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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Tulsa, OK public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.76, which is higher than the Oklahoma average of 0.51. The most diverse school in Tulsa is Columbus Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Oklahoma or national school diversity statistics.