Okemah High School

Okemah High School serves 290 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the OK average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Okemah High School operates within the Okemah School District.
The school district's 87% graduation rate is higher than the OK state average of 83%.

Overview

The student population of 290 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 290 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Okemah High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Okemah High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 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 16:1 15:1
Okemah High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
32%
16%
Hispanic
3%
13%
Black
7%
11%
White
43%
53%
All Ethnic Groups Okemah High School Sch Ethnicity Okemah 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.
0.69 0.47
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.
60%
52%
Okemah 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.
14%
10%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 944 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Okemah School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 944 412
Graduation Rate 87% 83%
Okemah School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $4 MM
Okemah School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $8 MM $4 MM
Okemah School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,135 $9,367
Okemah School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,944 $9,180
Okemah School 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 Mason High School (10.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Okemah Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oakes Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • OkemahOkemah Middle School
    107 West Date
    OkemahOK 74859
    (918)623-0212
    0.5 mi | 202 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • OkemahOkemah Noble Center
    204 West Date
    OkemahOK 74859
    (918)623-0212
    0.5 mi | 116 students | Gr. 4-5                      
  • OkemahOakes Elementary School
    101 North 16th St
    OkemahOK 74859
    (918)623-1744
    1.6 mi | 336 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • OkemahBearden Public School
    Rt 2 52a
    OkemahOK 74859
    (918)623-0156
    7.6 mi | 114 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • MasonMason Elementary School
    100 North Main
    MasonOK 74859
    (918)623-2218
    10.3 mi | 174 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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Did You Know?
Okfuskee County, 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 0.53, which is higher than the Oklahoma average of 0.47. The most diverse school district in Okfuskee County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Oklahoma or national school diversity statistics.