Tahlequah Middle School

  • Tahlequah Middle School serves 667 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (which is higher than the Oklahoma state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 43% (which is higher than the Oklahoma state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Oklahoma state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Oklahoma state average of 51%.

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

School Overview

  • Tahlequah Middle School's student population of 667 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students667 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tahlequah Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tahlequah Middle School is 0.69, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OK)
Overall School Rank#612 out of 1,678 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tahlequah Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tahlequah Middle 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 Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
46%
14%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Tahlequah Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
18%
17%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
25%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Tahlequah Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
9%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tahlequah Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OK.
Diversity Score0.690.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Tahlequah Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tahlequah Middle 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 NameTAHLEQUAH School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

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