Pocola High School

  • Pocola High School serves 265 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is higher than the Oklahoma state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Oklahoma state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Pocola High School's student population of 265 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students265 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pocola High School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pocola High School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OK)
Overall School Rank#755 out of 1,678 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pocola High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
19%
14%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
17%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
63%
49%
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Two or more races
13%
9%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pocola High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OK.
Diversity Score0.550.47
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Graduation Rate70-79%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePocola School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

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