Watonga High School

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8/10
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Reviews
8
Grades
9-12
Students
199
Type
Public
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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform about average on state tests, have below average college readiness measures, ... More

Academics
6/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Worth a deeper look:

Test scores at this school are about the same as the state average, though still below the top-performing schools in the state. Because test scores in some states are so low, many students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


Parent tips

Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and ask the school what it’s doing to accelerate progress for students.


Subject
% Proficient
Biology I
45%
State avg: 47%
Geometry
82%
State avg: 78%
Algebra I
76%
State avg: 73%
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4/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

A worrisome sign:

This school is below the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


Parent tip

Ask the schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
100%
State avg:
Average ACT score
20
State avg: 21
AP course participation
5%
State avg: 14%
10/10
Student progress

Good news!

Students at this school are making far more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

High student progress (also known as student growth) means different things, depending on the school's test scores.

High progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a great job at supporting their academic growth compared to most other schools.

High progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.


Parent tip

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's success.

Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
56%
Hispanic
18%
Black
10%
Two or more races
9%
American Indian/Alaska Native
8%
Asian
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
12 :1
State avg: 16 :1
Students per counselor
176 :1
State avg: 399 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
93%
State avg: 87%
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Neighborhood
1200 North Burford Avenue
Watonga, OK 73772
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