Cushing Upper Elementary School

  • Cushing Upper Elementary School serves 401 students in grades 2-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 31% (which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Cushing Upper Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Oklahoma for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Oklahoma state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Cushing Upper Elementary School's student population of 401 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-4
Total Students401 students
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Cushing Upper Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Cushing Upper Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,689 schools in Oklahoma (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cushing Upper Elementary School is 0.58, 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 (16-17)#957 out of 1689 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
32%
35%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
31%
38%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
American Indian
13%
14%
Hispanic
8%
17%
White
61%
49%
Two or more races
18%
9%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cushing Upper Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OK.
Diversity Score0.580.70
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
55%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCushing School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

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