Altus High School

400 North Park Ave

Altus, OK 73521-4000

Tel: (580)481-2640
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 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat 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 Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Altus High School Students 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 (1988-2013)
Asian
1%
2%
Altus High School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
29%
14%
Altus High School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
9%
11%
Altus High School Black (1988-2013)
White
52%
52%
Altus High School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
7%
5%
All Ethnic Groups Altus High School Sch Ethnicity Altus High 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.
0.64 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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Altus School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
2
Number of Students Managed 4,153 430
Altus School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 73% 83%
Altus School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $32 MM $4 MM
District Spending $31 MM $4 MM
District Revenue / Student $7,947 $9,367
Altus School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,733 $9,180
Altus School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

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