Sulphur Elementary School

  • Sulphur Elementary School serves 493 students in grades PK-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the OK average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Sulphur Elementary School operates within the Sulphur School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 493 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 493 students
Sulphur Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Sulphur Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Sulphur Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Sulphur Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 17:1
Sulphur Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
25%
15%
Sulphur Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Sulphur Elementary School Asian Students (2000-2014)
Hispanic
12%
16%
Sulphur Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
n/a
9%
Sulphur Elementary School Black Students (1989-2010)
White
58%
50%
Sulphur Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Sulphur Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
8%
Sulphur Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Sulphur Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown OK All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.59 0.47
Sulphur Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
47%
52%
Sulphur Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
13%
9%
Sulphur Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Sulphur School District's student population of 1,560 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,713 in this district is less than the state average of $9,795. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $7,130 is less than the state average of $9,520. The district spending/student has declined by 19% over four years.
School District Name Sulphur School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 1,560 429
Sulphur School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $12 MM $4 MM
Sulphur School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $11 MM $4 MM
Sulphur School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $7,713 $9,795
Sulphur School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $7,130 $9,520
Sulphur School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

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  • SulphurSulphur Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 310 students
    0 miles
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    (580)622-4010
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  • SulphurSulphur High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 418 students
    0.1 miles
    1021 West Ninth Street
    SulphurOK 73086
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  • SulphurSulphur Intermediate Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 339 students
    0.2 miles
    1021 West Ninth Street
    SulphurOK 73086
    (580)622-6161
    0.23-5339
  • SulphurOklahoma School For The DeafSpecial Education School
    Grades: PK-8 | 68 students
    1.4 miles
    1100 East Oklahoma Avenue
    SulphurOK 73086
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    Grades: 9-12 | 55 students
    1.4 miles
    1100 East Oklahoma Avenue
    SulphurOK 73086
    (580)622-4900
    1.49-1255

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