1021 West Ninth Street
Sulphur, OK 73086
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Sulphur High School serves 381 students in grades 9-12.
Sulphur High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Oklahoma for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower 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 15:1 is lower than the Oklahoma state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 51% (majority Hispanic and American Indian).

School Overview

Sulphur High School's student population of 381 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
381 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Sulphur High School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Sulphur High School is 0.62, 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
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State Level (OK)
Overall Testing Rank
#799 out of 1700 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
34%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
16:1
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American Indian
27%
14%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
10%
17%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
55%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
9%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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: 9-12
  • Students: 381 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50% in OK)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.62 (Top 50%)

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