Oklahoma
Public School Ratings



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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: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

Overview

Public Schools Overview Oklahoma School Districts by City
Number Of Students 693,444
Number Of Oklahoma Schools 1,803
Number Of Oklahoma School Districts 548
Spending Per Student $9,044

State Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Reading/English Language Arts Tests

Reading/English Language Arts Tests Reading Proficiency
3rd Grade 39.2622383018374
4th Grade 37.4018397043421
5th Grade 40.1438100467848
6th Grade 39.9339935867751
7th Grade 33.9617290142726
8th Grade 34.7840574341864
10th Grade 35.7746391730903

Math Test

Math Tests Math Proficiency
3rd Grade 45.2203674501701
4th Grade 41.6743858790419
5th Grade 37.0459858596923
6th Grade 36.251293129811
7th Grade 35.5855926655479
8th Grade 27.3144450245288
10th Grade 29.5828103576958

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This State Nation
White (non-hispanic) 54.3% 50.6%
Black 9.6% 16.0%
Hispanic 18.2% 26.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.2% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 15.8% 1.5%
Special Needs Groups This State Nation
Economically Disadvantaged 61.8% 48.4%
English Language Learners 6.7% 9.3%
Students With Disabilities 15.8% 13.3%

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR STATE 16.94
AVG FOR NATION 16.50

Oklahoma Education Environment

Population State Nation
Population 3,930,864 325,719,178
Population Density (per sq. mile) 57 91
Population distribution by age STATE NATION
4 Years Old And Below 6.8% 6.2%
5-19 Years Old 20.4% 19.4%
20-44 Years Old 33.3% 33.4%
45-64 Years Old 24.7% 26.1%
65 Or Older 14.7% 14.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS STATE NATION
Number Of Households 1,468,971 117,430,281
Single Parent Households With Children 11.5% 10.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.5% 87.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 24.8% 30.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION STATE NATION
$150,000 or more 7.5% 12.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.6% 14.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.9% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.8% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.0% 17.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.0% 14.5%
$15,000 or less 13.1% 11.5%

Education Expenditures

For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,473 $3,102,095,741 49.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $551 $382,273,315 6.1%
Staff $316 $218,935,104 3.5%
General Administration $235 $162,801,895 2.6%
School Administration $450 $312,087,305 5.0%
Operation $857 $594,144,101 9.5%
Transportation $251 $174,315,672 2.8%
Other $280 $194,021,586 3.1%
Total Support $2,940 $2,038,614,110 32.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,631 $1,131,065,481 18.0%
Total Expenditures $9,044 $6,271,777,801 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%