Lawton High School

  • Lawton High School serves 1,752 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the OK average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Lawton High School operates within the Lawton School District.
  • Lawton School District's 68% graduation rate is lower than the OK state average of 84%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1752 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 114 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,752 students
Lawton High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Lawton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 114 teachers
Lawton High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Lawton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.72 is more than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 17:1
Lawton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
7%
15%
Lawton High School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
2%
Lawton High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
17%
16%
Lawton High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
31%
9%
Lawton High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
40%
50%
Lawton High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Lawton High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
4%
8%
Lawton High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Lawton High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown OK 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.
0.72 0.47
Lawton 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.
54%
52%
Lawton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
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.
10%
9%
Lawton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lawton School District's student population of 15,270 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,617 in this district is less than the state average of $9,795. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,184 is less than the state average of $9,520. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Lawton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
2
Number of Students Managed 15,270 429
Lawton School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 68% 84%
Lawton School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $149 MM $4 MM
Lawton School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $142 MM $4 MM
Lawton School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,617 $9,795
Lawton School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,184 $9,520
Lawton School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

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  • LawtonWashington Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 166 students
    0.3 miles
    805 Northwest Columbia Avenue
    LawtonOK 73507
    (580)353-6299
    0.3PK-5166
  • LawtonCentral Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 839 students
    0.4 miles
    1201 Nw Fort Sill Blvd
    LawtonOK 73507
    (580)355-8544
    0.46-8839
  • LawtonWhittier Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 247 students
    0.5 miles
    1115 Northwest Laird Avenue
    LawtonOK 73507
    (580)355-5238
    0.5KG-5247
  • LawtonWilson Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 248 students
    0.6 miles
    102 Northwest 17th Street
    LawtonOK 73507
    (580)355-1448
    0.6KG-5248
  • LawtonPat Henry Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 554 students
    1.3 miles
    1401 Northwest Bessie Avenue
    LawtonOK 73507
    (580)355-2617
    1.3KG-5554

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