Quapaw Elementary School

Quapaw Elementary School serves 341 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the OK average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Quapaw Elementary School operates within the Quapaw School District.

Overview

The student population of 341 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 341 students
Quapaw Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Quapaw Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Quapaw Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 18:1 15:1
Quapaw Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
42%
16%
Quapaw Elementary School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
2%
Quapaw Elementary School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
13%
Quapaw Elementary School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
n/a
11%
Quapaw Elementary School Black (2003-2012)
White
55%
53%
Quapaw Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Quapaw Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Quapaw 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.
0.53 0.92
Quapaw 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.
61%
52%
Quapaw 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.
11%
10%
Quapaw Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 668 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Quapaw School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 668 418
Quapaw School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $7 MM n/a
Quapaw School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $7 MM n/a
Quapaw School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,919 $0
Quapaw School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,154 $0
Quapaw 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 Quapaw High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Quapaw Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alexander Elementary School (4.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Quapaw Quapaw High School
    305 West 1st St
    Quapaw , OK , 74363
    (918)674-2474
    0.2  mi  |  183  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Quapaw Quapaw Middle School
    305 West 1st St
    Quapaw , OK , 74363
    (918)674-2496
    0.2  mi  |  144  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Commerce Alexander Elementary School
    601 East 6th St
    Commerce , OK , 74339
    (918)675-4336
    4.8  mi  |  469  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Baxter Springs Central Elementary School
    1501 Park Ave
    Baxter Springs , KS , 66713
    (620)856-3311
    5.1  mi  |  231  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Commerce Commerce High School
    420 D St
    Commerce , OK , 74339
    (918)675-4343
    5.1  mi  |  212  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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