Bernita Hughes Elementary School

  • Bernita Hughes Elementary School serves 559 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Oklahoma state average of 31%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is higher than the Oklahoma state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bernita Hughes Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Oklahoma for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Oklahoma state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Oklahoma state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Bernita Hughes Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Oklahoma for:

School Overview

  • Bernita Hughes Elementary School's student population of 559 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students559 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bernita Hughes Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,695 schools in Oklahoma (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bernita Hughes Elementary School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OK)
Overall School Rank#295 out of 1695 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
31%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
47%
14%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
6%
17%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
46%
49%
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Two or more races
n/a
9%
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Diversity Score0.570.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAdair School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Bernita Hughes Elementary School is Adair High School (0.1 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Adair Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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