Tonkawa Elementary School

Tonkawa Elementary School serves 353 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower 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 48%.
Tonkawa Elementary School operates within the Tonkawa School District.

Overview

The student population of 353 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 353 students
Tonkawa Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Tonkawa Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Tonkawa Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 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 14:1 15:1
Tonkawa Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
25%
15%
Tonkawa Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2013)
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
9%
14%
Tonkawa Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
1%
11%
Tonkawa Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
61%
52%
Tonkawa Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
5%
Tonkawa Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Tonkawa Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown OK All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.56 0.47
Tonkawa Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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%
Tonkawa Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
12%
10%
Tonkawa Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 725 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,719 is less than the state average of $9,367. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,195 is less than the state average of $9,180. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Tonkawa School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 725 430
Tonkawa School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $4 MM
Tonkawa School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $7 MM $4 MM
Tonkawa School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,719 $9,367
Tonkawa School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,195 $9,180
Tonkawa School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Tonkawa High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tonkawa Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Huston Ec Center (7.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • TonkawaTonkawa High School
    500 East North Ave
    TonkawaOK 74653
    (580)628-2566
    0.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 199 students                      
  • TonkawaTonkawa Middle School
    500 East North Ave
    TonkawaOK 74653
    (580)628-2566
    0.3 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 173 students                      
  • BlackwellHuston Ec Center
    304 Vinnedge
    BlackwellOK 74631
    (580)363-4175
    7.4 mi | Gr. PK-KG | 196 students                      
  • BlackwellBlackwell High School
    303 East Coolidge
    BlackwellOK 74631
    (580)363-3553
    7.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 401 students                      
  • BlackwellBlackwell Middle School
    1041 South 1st St
    BlackwellOK 74631
    (580)363-2100
    7.9 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 335 students                      

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