Lawton School District

753 Nw Fort Sill Blvd
Lawton, OK 73507-0753
(District boundaries shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public middle schools serving 2,855 students in Lawton School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public middle schools in Oklahoma.
Public Middle Schools in Lawton School District have an average math proficiency score of 15% (versus the Oklahoma public middle school average of 21%), and reading proficiency score of 24% (versus the 24% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the Oklahoma public middle school average of 53% (majority Hispanic and American Indian).

Overview

This School District
This State (OK)
# Schools
24 Schools
602 Schools
# Students
13,703 Students
191,077 Students
# Teachers
838 Teachers
12,393 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Lawton School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 538 school districts in Oklahoma (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 69% has increased from 66% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (OK)
#312 out of 538 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lawton  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
19%
25%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lawton  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 2021-22 school year data.
25%
27%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lawton  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 2021-22 school year data.
27%
31%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Lawton  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of OK by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
(20-21)
69%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lawton  School District and public school graduation rate of OK by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.77
0.72
# American Indian Students
627 Students
27,516 Students
% American Indian Students
5%
14%
# Asian Students
201 Students
3,057 Students
% Asian Students
2%
2%
# Hispanic Students
3,289 Students
34,421 Students
% Hispanic Students
24%
18%
# Black Students
2,790 Students
13,631 Students
% Black Students
20%
7%
# White Students
4,543 Students
88,872 Students
% White Students
33%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
168 Students
671 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
2,085 Students
22,890 Students
% of Two or more races Students
15%
12%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
861
5,709
# Students in K Grade:
1,165
6,336
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,059
6,426
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,118
5,907
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,047
5,897
# Students in 4th Grade:
947
5,906
# Students in 5th Grade:
905
9,710
# Students in 6th Grade:
904
37,549
# Students in 7th Grade:
971
52,544
# Students in 8th Grade:
980
52,927
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,138
2,047
# Students in 10th Grade:
889
34
# Students in 11th Grade:
848
31
# Students in 12th Grade:
871
54
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,252 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,363. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,492 is higher than the state median of $11,336. The school district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (OK)
Total Revenue
$154 MM
$7,919 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lawton  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in OK by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$158 MM
$7,900 MM
This chart display total spending of Lawton  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in OK by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,252
$11,363
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lawton  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in OK by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,492
$11,336
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lawton  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in OK by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Lawton School District Public Middle Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Eisenhower MiddleSchool
(Math: 15% | Reading: 24%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5702 West Gore Boulevard
Lawton, OK 73505
(580) 353-1040
Grades: 6-8
| 1,138 students
Rank: #22.
Macarthur MiddleSchool
(Math: 14% | Reading: 26%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
510 Northeast 45th Street
Lawton, OK 73507
(580) 353-5111
Grades: 6-8
| 789 students
Rank: #33.
Central MiddleSchool
(Math: 15% | Reading: 23%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1201 Nw Fort Sill Blvd
Lawton, OK 73507
(580) 355-8544
Grades: 6-8
| 928 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 24 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 13,703 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • : 69% (Btm 50% in OK)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25% (Top 50%)
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OK Dept. of Education

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