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Revision as of 16:49, 9 June 2014

K-12 Education in Oklahoma
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Education facts
State Superintendent: Janet Barresi
Number of students: 666,120[1]
Number of teachers: 41,349
Teacher/pupil ratio: 1:16.1
Number of school districts: 575
Number of schools: 1,774
Graduation rate: 78%[2]
Per-pupil spending: $7,587[3]
See also
Oklahoma Department of Education
Oklahoma school districts
List of school districts in Oklahoma
Oklahoma
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Glossary of education terms

Oklahoma is home to 575 school districts, 1,774 schools and 666,120 K-12 students.[4]

Quick facts

The current Superintendent of Public Instruction is Janet Barresi. The following lists current members of the Oklahoma Board of Education:[5]

  • Janet Barresi
  • Leo J. Baxter
  • Amy Anne Ford
  • William Price
  • William F. Shdeed

Demographics

The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Oklahoma as reported in the Common Core of Data for 2011-2012.[6]

See also: Demographic information for all students in all 50 states

The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Oklahoma as reported in the National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data for 2011-2012.[7]

Demographic information for Oklahoma's K-12 public school system
Ethnicity Students State Percentage United States Percentage**
American Indian 110,617 16.61% 1.10%
Asian 12,340 1.85% 4.68%
African American 65,168 9.78% 15.68%
Hawaiian Nat./Pacific Isl. students 1,833 0.28% 0.42%
Hispanic 87,496 13.14% 24.37%
White 357,497 53.67% 51.21%
Two or more 31,169 4.68% 2.54%
**Note: This is the percentage of all students in the United States that are reported to be of this ethnicity.

School board elections

Upcoming elections

See also: Oklahoma school board elections, 2014

A total of 13 Oklahoma school districts among America's largest school districts by enrollment held elections in 2014 for 16 seats. Each district held elections on February 11, 2014.

Here are several quick facts about Oklahoma's school board elections in 2014:

The districts listed below served 253,114 K-12 students during the 2010-2011 school year, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.[8] Click on the district names for more information on the district and its school board elections.

2014 Oklahoma School Board Elections
District Date Seats up for election Total board seats Student enrollment
Broken Arrow Public Schools 2/11/2014 1 5 16,732
Edmond Public Schools 2/11/2014 1 5 21,344
Jenks Public Schools 2/11/2014 1 5 10,371
Lawton Public Schools 2/11/2014 1 5 16,199
Midwest City-Del City Schools 2/11/2014 1 5 14,753
Moore Public Schools 2/11/2014 2 5 22,226
Mustang Public Schools 2/11/2014 1 5 9,213
Norman Public Schools 2/11/2014 1 5 14,644
Oklahoma City Public Schools 2/11/2014 2 7 42,989
Owasso Public Schools 2/11/2014 1 5 9,143
Putnam City Schools 2/11/2014 1 5 19,068
Tulsa Public Schools 2/11/2014 2 7 41,501
Union Public Schools 2/11/2014 1 5 14,931


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