Altus High School

  • Altus High School serves 890 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the OK average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Altus High School operates within the Altus School District.
  • Altus School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the OK state average of 84%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 890 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students890 students
Altus High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Altus High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
Altus High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeAltus High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(OK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Altus High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
15%
Altus High School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
1%
2%
Altus High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
35%
16%
Altus High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
8%
9%
Altus High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
47%
50%
Altus High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
9%
8%
Altus High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsAltus High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownOK 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.
0.650.69
Altus High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
42%
52%
Altus High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
8%
9%
Altus High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Altus School District's student population of 3,586 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 75% has increased from 68% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,741 in this district is less than the state average of $8,655. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $7,726 is less than the state average of $9,253. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameAltus School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
2
Number of Students Managed3,586429
Altus School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate75%84%
Altus School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$30 MM$4 MM
Altus School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$30 MM$4 MM
Altus School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$7,741$8,655
Altus School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$7,726$9,253
Altus School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AltusWill Rogers Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 249 students
    0.6 miles
    1100 North Forrest Street
    AltusOK 73521
    (580)481-2151
    0.6PK-4249
  • AltusAltus Intermediate School
    Grades: 5-6 | 495 students
    0.7 miles
    1221 North Howse Street
    AltusOK 73521
    (580)481-2155
    0.75-6495
  • AltusWashington Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 329 students
    0.7 miles
    311 East Cypress Street
    AltusOK 73521
    (580)481-2133
    0.7PK-4329
  • AltusRoosevelt Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 310 students
    1.1 miles
    1200 Glenda Street
    AltusOK 73521
    (580)481-2185
    1.1PK-4310
  • AltusAltus Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 497 students
    1.2 miles
    1600 South Park Lane
    AltusOK 73521
    (580)481-2173
    1.27-8497

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