Idabel High School

Idabel High School serves 405 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the OK average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Idabel High School operates within the Idabel School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is lower than the OK state average of 83%.

Overview

The student population of 405 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 405 students
Idabel High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Idabel High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Idabel High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.76 is more 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 12:1 15:1
Idabel High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
15%
16%
Idabel High School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
2%
Idabel High School Asian (1993-2011)
Hispanic
12%
13%
Idabel High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
30%
11%
Idabel High School Black (1988-2012)
White
34%
53%
Idabel High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Idabel High School Sch Ethnicity Idabel 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.
0.76 0.66
Idabel 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.
70%
52%
Idabel 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.
9%
10%
Idabel High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,517 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name Idabel School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 1,517 427
Graduation Rate 81% 83%
Idabel School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $13 MM $4 MM
District Spending $13 MM $4 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,058 $9,367
District Spending / Student $9,117 $9,180
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 Broken Bow High School (10.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Idabel Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Idabel Idabel Middle School
    100 Ne Ave D
    Idabel , OK , 74745
    (580)286-6558
    1.1  mi  |  237  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Idabel Central Elementary School
    206 S.e. Ave F
    Idabel , OK , 74745
    (580)286-5346
    1.1  mi  |  260  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Idabel Idabel Primary Elementary School
    1212 S.e. Tyler St
    Idabel , OK , 74745
    (580)286-4400
    1.2  mi  |  404  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Idabel Denison Public School
    3001 East Washington
    Idabel , OK , 74745
    (580)286-3319
    2.5  mi  |  319  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Garvin Forest Grove Public School
    Route 1
    Garvin , OK , 74736
    (580)286-3961
    4.2  mi  |  173  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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