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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Poteau School District serving 2,324 students in Poteau, Oklahoma.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the Oklahoma state average of 51%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is less than the state average of 17:1.

Poteau School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Poteau Pansy Kidd Middle School
    100 Mockingbird Lane
    Poteau, OK 74953
    (918)647-7741

    Grades: 6-8 | 472 students
  • Poteau Poteau High School
    100 Mockingbird Lane
    Poteau, OK 74953
    (918)647-7716

    Grades: 9-12 | 627 students
  • Poteau Poteau Primary Elementary School
    100 Mockingbird Lane
    Poteau, OK 74953
    (918)647-7780

    Grades: PK-2 | 689 students
  • Poteau Poteau Upper Elementary School
    100 Mockingbird Lane
    Poteau, OK 74953
    (918)647-7760

    Grades: 3-5 | 536 students

Overview

School District NamePoteau School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,324 students
# of Teachers144 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students1,144 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students1,180 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.64
# of American Indian Students520 students
% American Indian Students
22%
# of Asian Students14 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students420 students
% Hispanic Students
18%
# of Black Students24 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students1,235 students
% White Students
53%
# of Hawaiian Students5 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students106 students
% of Two or more races Students
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:133
# of Students in Kindergarten:155
# of Students in 1st Grade:199
# of Students in 2nd Grade:202
# of Students in 3rd Grade:159
# of Students in 4th Grade:202
# of Students in 5th Grade:174
# of Students in 6th Grade:145
# of Students in 7th Grade:155
# of Students in 8th Grade:172
# of Students in 9th Grade:158
# of Students in 10th Grade:171
# of Students in 11th Grade:174
# of Students in 12th Grade:123
# of Ungraded Students:2

District Comparison

  • Poteau School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 531 school districts in Oklahoma (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (OK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
38%
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Graduation Rate85-89%
82%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $7,027 in this school district is less than the state average of $8,236. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $7,729 is less than the state average of $8,831. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (OK)
Total Revenue$17 MM$4 MM
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Spending$18 MM$4 MM
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Revenue / Student$7,027$8,236
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Spending / Student$7,729$8,831
This chart display average spending per public school student in Poteau School District and average spending per public school student in OK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Poteau School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.64, which is higher than the Oklahoma average of 0.47. The most diverse school in the district is Poteau Primary Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Oklahoma or national school diversity statistics.