Velma-alma Elementary School

  • Velma-alma Elementary School serves 238 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Oklahoma state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Oklahoma state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Velma-alma Elementary School's student population of 238 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students238 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Velma-alma Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Velma-alma Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Velma-alma Elementary School is 0.48, 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#44 out of 1,678 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Velma-alma 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)45-49%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Velma-alma 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 Ratio16:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Velma-alma Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
4%
14%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Velma-alma 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%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Velma-alma Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Velma-alma Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Velma-alma Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
White
69%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Velma-alma 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
21%
9%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Velma-alma Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OK.
Diversity Score0.480.47
This chart display the diversity score of Velma-alma 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
42%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Velma-alma Elementary 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
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Velma-alma 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 NameVelma-alma School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

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