400 S Tiger Blvd
Sterling, OK 73567
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Sterling Elementary School serves 301 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Sterling Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Oklahoma for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Oklahoma state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is higher than the Oklahoma state average of 34%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Oklahoma state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Sterling Elementary School's student population of 301 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
301 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Sterling Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,700 schools in Oklahoma (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Sterling Elementary School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OK)
Overall Testing Rank
#444 out of 1700 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
34%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1
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American Indian
8%
14%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
17%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
76%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
9%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 301 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in OK
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.41 (Btm 50%)

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