Shawnee Middle School

  • Shawnee Middle School serves 735 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 67%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 57% (which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 70%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Shawnee Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Oklahoma for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Oklahoma state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Oklahoma state average of 50%.

Top Placements

Shawnee Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Oklahoma for:

School Overview

  • Shawnee Middle School's student population of 735 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students735 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shawnee Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,678 schools in Oklahoma (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shawnee Middle School is 0.70, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OK)
Overall School Rank#1304 out of 1,678 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
67%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
14%
14%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
13%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Shawnee Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
5%
9%
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White
47%
50%
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Two or more races
21%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shawnee Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OK.
Diversity Score0.700.47
This chart display the diversity score of Shawnee Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Shawnee Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShawnee School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

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