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
Okemah High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Okemah High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
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 less than the state average of 0.92. 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 (1987-2012)
American Indian
32%
16%
Okemah High School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
2%
Okemah High School Asian (1992-2009)
Hispanic
3%
13%
Okemah High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
7%
11%
Okemah High School Black (1988-2012)
White
43%
53%
Okemah High School White (1988-2012)
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 0.92
Okemah High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
60%
52%
Okemah High 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.
14%
10%
Okemah High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

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 944 418
Okemah School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 87% 83%
Okemah School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $8 MM n/a
Okemah School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $8 MM n/a
Okemah School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,135 $0
Okemah School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,944 $0
Okemah 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 Mason High School (10.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Okemah Noble Center (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
  • Okemah Okemah Middle School
    107 West Date
    Okemah , OK , 74859
    (918)623-0212
    0.5  mi  |  202  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Okemah Okemah Noble Center
    204 West Date
    Okemah , OK , 74859
    (918)623-0212
    0.5  mi  |  116  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • Okemah Oakes Elementary School
    101 North 16th St
    Okemah , OK , 74859
    (918)623-1744
    1.6  mi  |  336  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Okemah Bearden Public School
    Rt 2 52a
    Okemah , OK , 74859
    (918)623-0156
    7.6  mi  |  114  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Mason Mason Elementary School
    100 North Main
    Mason , OK , 74859
    (918)623-2218
    10.3  mi  |  174  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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