Fort Towson Elementary School

  • Fort Towson Elementary School serves 170 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Oklahoma state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Fort Towson Elementary School's student population of 170 students has declined by 41% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 31% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students170 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fort Towson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fort Towson Elementary School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OK)
Overall School Rank#1270 out of 1,678 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fort Towson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:117:1
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American Indian
26%
14%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
17%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
64%
49%
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Two or more races
7%
9%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fort Towson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OK.
Diversity Score0.520.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fort Towson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFort Towson School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

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