Varnum Elementary School

  • Varnum Elementary School serves 211 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (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 40-44% (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 66% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Oklahoma state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Varnum Elementary School's student population of 211 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students211 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Varnum Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Varnum Elementary School is 0.66, which is more 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#302 out of 1,678 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Varnum Elementary 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)40-44%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Varnum Elementary 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 Varnum Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
10%
17%
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Black
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Varnum Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
34%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Varnum Elementary 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 Varnum Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OK.
Diversity Score0.660.47
This chart display the diversity score of Varnum Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Varnum Elementary 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 NameVarnum School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

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