Lawton High School

  • Lawton High School serves 1,677 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 16% (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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Oklahoma state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Oklahoma state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Lawton High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Oklahoma for:

School Overview

  • Lawton High School's student population of 1,677 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 109 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,677 students
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Total Classroom Teachers109 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lawton High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lawton High School is 0.73, 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#1040 out of 1,678 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
7%
14%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
19%
17%
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Black
31%
9%
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White
37%
49%
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Two or more races
5%
9%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lawton High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OK.
Diversity Score0.730.47
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Graduation Rate
66%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lawton High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLawton School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

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