Altus High School

400 North Park Ave

Altus, OK 73521-4000

Grades: 9-12

969 students

Altus High School serves 969 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the OK average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 48%.
Altus High School operates within the Altus School District.
The school district's 73% graduation rate is lower than the OK state average of 83%.

Overview

The student population of 969 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 969 students
Altus High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Altus High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Altus High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same 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 15:1 15:1
Altus High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
2%
15%
Altus High School American Indian Students (1988-2013)
Asian
1%
2%
Altus High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
29%
14%
Altus High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
9%
11%
Altus High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
52%
52%
Altus High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
7%
5%
Altus High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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 (1988-2013)
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.
45%
52%
Altus High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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%
Altus High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,153 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,947 is less than the state average of $9,367. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $7,733 is less than the state average of $9,180. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Altus School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
2
Number of Students Managed 4,153 430
Altus School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 73% 83%
Altus School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $32 MM $4 MM
Altus School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $31 MM $4 MM
Altus School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,947 $9,367
Altus School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,733 $9,180
Altus School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

Nearby 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
    1100 North Forrest
    AltusOK 73521
    (580)481-2152
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 331 students                      
  • AltusAltus Intermediate School
    1221 North Howse
    AltusOK 73521
    (580)481-2155
    0.7 mi | Gr. 5-6 | 523 students                      
  • AltusWashington Elementary School
    311 East Cypress
    AltusOK 73521
    (580)481-2133
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 390 students                      
  • AltusRoosevelt Elementary School
    1200 Glenda
    AltusOK 73521
    (580)481-2185
    1.1 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 320 students                      
  • AltusAltus Junior High School
    1600 South Park Ln
    AltusOK 73521
    (580)481-2273
    1.2 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 512 students                      

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