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Harrah Junior High School

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Posted September 7, 2007

Great school, Mr Hunt is the best in Harrah!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 15, 2004

Harrah Jr. High is a very great school. The teachers are very involved with the students. Their not like other teachers that don't care about the students or whatever. I've been to a lot of different schools in my life, and this by-far is the best school I've been to in Oklahoma. So I would recommed your child to come to Harrah Jr. High.
—Submitted by a student


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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Grade level

Math

The state average for Math was 73% in 2013.

134 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
50%

2012

 
 
43%

2011

 
 
83%

2010

 
 
63%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 84% in 2013.

134 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
75%

2012

 
 
84%

2011

 
 
93%

2010

 
 
74%
Science

The state average for Science was 60% in 2013.

132 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
36%

2012

 
 
86%

2011

 
 
95%

2010

 
 
95%
U.S. History and Government

The state average for U.S. History and Government was 77% in 2012.

124 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
78%

2011

 
 
85%

2010

 
 
81%
Writing

The state average for Writing was 65% in 2013.

136 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
45%

2012

 
 
98%

2011

 
 
89%

2010

 
 
93%
Scale: % satisfactory or better

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Oklahoma used the Oklahoma Core Curriculum Tests (OCCT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science and writing. The OCCT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Oklahoma. The goal is for all students to score at or above the satisfactory level on the test.

Source: Oklahoma State Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 74% 59%
Native American 22% 16%
Hispanic 2% 14%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 2%
Black 1% 9%
Source: State of Oklahoma Office of Educational Quality and Accountability, 2012-2013

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 145%N/A61%
Special education 216%N/A15%
Source: 1 NCES, 2011-2012
Source: 2 State of Oklahoma Office of Educational Quality and Accountability, 2012-2013

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1480 North Dobbs Rd
Harrah, OK 73045
Phone: (405) 347-2900

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