Geronimo Elementary School

Geronimo Elementary School serves 222 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the OK average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Geronimo Elementary School operates within the Geronimo School District.

Overview

The student population of 222 students has declined by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 222 students
Geronimo Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Geronimo Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Geronimo Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 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 20:1 15:1
Geronimo Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
18%
16%
Geronimo Elementary School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
1%
2%
Geronimo Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
7%
13%
Geronimo Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
3%
11%
Geronimo Elementary School Black (1993-2012)
White
61%
53%
Geronimo Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Geronimo Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Geronimo 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.
0.59 0.66
Geronimo Elementary 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.
54%
52%
Geronimo 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.
14%
10%
Geronimo Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 353 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Geronimo School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 353 427
Geronimo School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $3 MM $4 MM
Geronimo School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $3 MM $4 MM
Geronimo School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,778 $9,367
Geronimo School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,678 $9,180
Geronimo 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 Geronimo High School (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Geronimo Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Flower Mound Public School (6.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Geronimo Geronimo High School
    800 West Main
    Geronimo , OK , 73543
    (580)355-3160
    0.1  mi  |  75  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Geronimo Geronimo Middle School
    800 West Main
    Geronimo , OK , 73543
    (580)355-3160
    0.5  mi  |  56  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Lawton Flower Mound Public School
    2805 Se Flower Mound Rd
    Lawton , OK , 73501
    (580)353-4088
    6.9  mi  |  339  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Lawton Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Bishop Public School
    2204 Sw Bishop Rd
    Lawton , OK , 73505
    (580)353-4870
    6.9  mi  |  530  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Lawton Lincoln Elementary School
    601 Sw Park Ave
    Lawton , OK , 73501
    (580)355-4799
    7.8  mi  |  353  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Comanche 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 0.14, which is lower than the Oklahoma average of 0.66. The most diverse school district in Comanche County is Bishop School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Oklahoma or national school diversity statistics.