Tahlequah High School

Grades: 9-12

1,122 students

Tahlequah High School serves 1,122 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the OK average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Tahlequah High School operates within the Tahlequah School District.
The school district's 88% graduation rate is higher than the OK state average of 83%.

Overview

The student population of 1122 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,122 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 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 15:1 15:1
American Indian
50%
15%
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
13%
14%
Black
1%
11%
White
31%
52%
Two or more races
4%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.64 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.
58%
52%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,181 students has grown by 45% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,181 is less than the state average of $9,367. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,408 is less than the state average of $9,180. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Tahlequah School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 5,181 430
Graduation Rate 88% 83%
District Total Revenue $33 MM $4 MM
District Spending $30 MM $4 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,181 $9,367
District Spending / Student $8,408 $9,180
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 Sequoyah High School (5.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tahlequah Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Heritage Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • TahlequahTahlequah Middle School
    871 Pendleton
    TahlequahOK 74464
    (918)458-4140
    0.1 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 892 students                      
  • TahlequahHeritage Elementary School
    333 Southridge Rd
    TahlequahOK 74464
    (918)458-4100
    0.1 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 386 students                      
  • TahlequahSequoyah Elementary School
    425 South College
    TahlequahOK 74464
    (918)458-4130
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK | 201 students                      
  • TahlequahCherokee Elementary School
    800 East Goingsnake
    TahlequahOK 74464
    (918)458-4110
    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 399 students                      
  • TahlequahGreenwood Elementary School
    400 East Ross
    TahlequahOK 74464
    (918)458-4120
    1 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 481 students                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended December 14, 2009 - I'm a former student who went to Tahlequah High School. I can say that the school, as far as academics go, was far from par. I was not being challenged. To me, thats really what matters in a school. That's why you're there, right? To get an education? But no, I sat around all day. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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