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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 5 top alternative public schools in Oklahoma, serving 124 students.
  • Alternative schools aim to help students whose needs may not be successfully met in regular schools.
  • Students who attend alternative schools and may be at risk of educational failure (as indicated by poor grades, truancy, disruptive behavior, pregnancy, or similar factors associated with temporary or permanent withdrawal from school).
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Oklahoma state average of 50%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Top Oklahoma Alternative Public Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Granite Lakeside School Alternative School
    1700 E 1st St
    Granite, OK 73547
    (580)480-3711

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Manitou Oya Charter Manitou 6th-8th Alternative School
    Charter School
    300 S Broadway
    Manitou, OK 73555
    (580)397-3511

    Grades: 6-8 | n/a students
  • Manitou Oya Charter Manitou 9th-12th Alternative School
    Charter School
    300 S Broadway
    Manitou, OK 73555
    (580)397-3511

    Grades: 9-12 | 58 students
  • Tecumseh Oya Charter Tecumseh 6th-8th Alternative School
    Charter School
    700 S 9th St
    Tecumseh, OK 74873
    (405)598-4143

    Grades: 6-8 | n/a students
  • Tecumseh Oya Charter Tecumseh 9th-12th Alternative School
    Charter School
    700 S 9th St
    Tecumseh, OK 74873
    (405)598-4143

    Grades: 9-12 | 66 students
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