Oklahoma
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Oklahoma Public Schools

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Overview

Public Schools Overview Oklahoma School Districts by City
Number Of Students 690,802
Number Of Oklahoma Schools 1,796
Number Of Oklahoma School Districts 553
Spending Per Student $8,724

State Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Reading/English Language Arts Tests

Reading/English Language Arts Tests Reading Proficiency
3rd Grade 38.4704377831438
4th Grade 36.6171077497829
5th Grade 39.1721614071512
6th Grade 38.8153510829562
7th Grade 33.3453222820243
8th Grade 33.9372541234277
10th Grade 10.0
11th Grade 34.9513094687909

Math Test

Math Tests Math Proficiency
3rd Grade 43.6563012029735
4th Grade 39.9562667367146
5th Grade 34.5389069033692
6th Grade 34.1077070117518
7th Grade 32.8772426390666
8th Grade 22.7813295107357
10th Grade 2.0
11th Grade 25.8039176427906

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This State Nation
White (non-hispanic) 54.9% 51.5%
Black 9.7% 16.2%
Hispanic 17.5% 26.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.1% 5.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 15.7% 1.0%
Special Needs Groups This State Nation
Economically Disadvantaged 61.0% 47.6%
English Language Learners 6.6% 9.2%
Students With Disabilities 15.7% 12.9%

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR STATE 16.34
AVG FOR NATION 16.54

Oklahoma Education Environment

Population State Nation
Population 3,923,561 323,127,513
Population Density (per sq. mile) 57 90
Population distribution by age STATE NATION
4 Years Old And Below 6.9% 6.2%
5-19 Years Old 20.4% 19.6%
20-44 Years Old 33.3% 33.5%
45-64 Years Old 24.9% 26.2%
65 Or Older 14.5% 14.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS STATE NATION
Number Of Households 1,461,500 116,495,918
Single Parent Households With Children 11.6% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.3% 86.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 24.5% 30.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION STATE NATION
$150,000 or more 6.9% 11.2%
$100,000 - $149,000 11.0% 13.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.7% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.8% 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.4% 18.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.5% 15.1%
$15,000 or less 13.7% 12.1%

Education Expenditures

For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,102 $2,833,812,084 47.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $528 $364,786,796 6.1%
Staff $320 $221,113,846 3.7%
General Administration $243 $168,147,267 2.8%
School Administration $435 $300,642,573 5.0%
Operation $870 $601,124,142 10.0%
Transportation $268 $185,062,101 3.1%
Other $277 $191,248,301 3.2%
Total Support $2,942 $2,032,119,615 33.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,680 $1,160,524,404 19.3%
Total Expenditures $8,724 $6,026,467,636 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%