Duncan School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 3,484 students in Duncan School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Oklahoma.
Public Schools in Duncan School District have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the Oklahoma public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 34% (versus the 34% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Duncan School District are Plato Elementary School, Duncan Middle School and Mark Twain Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Duncan School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Oklahoma.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Oklahoma public school average of 51% (majority Hispanic and American Indian).

Top Rankings

Duncan School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Oklahoma for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Duncan School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (OK)
# Schools
8 Schools
1,795 Schools
# Students
3,484 Students
693,670 Students
# Teachers
199 Teachers
41,379 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

Duncan School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 537 school districts in Oklahoma (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 83% has increased from 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (OK)
Overall District Rank
#211 out of 540 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Duncan  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Duncan  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of OK by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
34%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Duncan  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of OK by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
83%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Duncan  School District and public school graduation rate of OK by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.59
0.70
# American Indian Students
165 Students
95,268 Students
% American Indian Students
5%
14%
# Asian Students
31 Students
14,072 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
703 Students
119,410 Students
% Hispanic Students
20%
17%
# Black Students
157 Students
59,281 Students
% Black Students
5%
9%
# White Students
2,108 Students
338,798 Students
% White Students
60%
49%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
2,474 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
317 Students
64,674 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
9%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
202
41,494
# Students in K Grade:
262
51,694
# Students in 1st Grade:
244
52,199
# Students in 2nd Grade:
318
51,716
# Students in 3rd Grade:
291
53,495
# Students in 4th Grade:
271
52,290
# Students in 5th Grade:
242
52,096
# Students in 6th Grade:
251
50,050
# Students in 7th Grade:
218
47,706
# Students in 8th Grade:
238
49,325
# Students in 9th Grade:
268
52,321
# Students in 10th Grade:
237
49,117
# Students in 11th Grade:
225
46,476
# Students in 12th Grade:
217
43,691
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $8,807 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,672. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,640 is less than the state median of $10,249. The school district spending/student has grown by 12% over four school years.
This School District
This State (OK)
Total Revenue
$31 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total revenue of Duncan  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in OK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$34 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total spending of Duncan  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in OK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$8,807
$10,672
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Duncan  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in OK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$9,640
$10,249
This chart display average spending per public school student in Duncan  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in OK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Duncan School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Plato Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1011 W Plato Road
Duncan, OK 73534
(580) 255-6167
Grades: K-5
| 305 students
Rank: #22.
Duncan Middle School
Math: 38% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
601 Chisholm Trail Parkway
Duncan, OK 73534
(580) 470-8106
Grades: 6-8
| 707 students
Rank: #33.
Mark Twain Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2204 West Oak Avenue
Duncan, OK 73534
(580) 255-1324
Grades: K-5
| 188 students
Rank: #44.
Horace Mann Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1201 Whisenant Street
Duncan, OK 73534
(580) 255-6530
Grades: K-5
| 426 students
Rank: #55.
Woodrow Wilson Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
700 East Chestnut
Duncan, OK 73534
(580) 255-8107
Grades: K-5
| 287 students
Rank: #66.
Duncan High School
Math: 20% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
515 North 19th
Duncan, OK 73534
(580) 255-0700
Grades: 9-12
| 947 students
Rank: #77.
Emerson Elementary School
Math: 21% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1200 West Hickory
Duncan, OK 73534
(580) 255-7146
Grades: K-5
| 422 students
1413 North 13th
Duncan, OK 73534
(580) 255-9012
Grades: PK
| 202 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,484 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 83% (Top 50% in OK)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.59

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