Sterling High School

  • Sterling High School serves 99 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Oklahoma state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Oklahoma state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Oklahoma state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Sterling High School's student population of 99 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students99 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sterling High School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sterling High School is 0.26, which is less 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#837 out of 1,678 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sterling 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 Ratio12:117:1
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American Indian
4%
14%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
17%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
86%
49%
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Two or more races
6%
9%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sterling High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OK.
Diversity Score0.260.47
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Graduation Rate≥90%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sterling High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSterling School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

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