Avg. test scores 42%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 31%

Elk City school information

IndexElk CityOklahomaNational
Average Test Scores70%67%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:122:116:1
Total public schools81,34679,221
Total private schoolsn/a15924,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1787,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Elk City are 42% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Elk City
  • 80.7% of people in Elk City have completed 8th grade
  • 80.2% of people in Elk City have completed high school
  • 20.9% of people in Elk City have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Elk City

      IndexElk CityOklahomaNational
      Completed 8th grade80.7%83.5%84.3%
      Completed high school80.2%82.2%83.0%
      Completed some college45.7%55.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree26.9%31.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors20.9%24.5%30.3%
      Completed masters8.0%8.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.7%2.3%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%1.0%1.3%

      Elk City, OK School Districts

      • Elk City Public Schools
      • Merritt Public Schools

      There are a total of 8 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Elk City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Elk City, OK schools is 70%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Elk City, OK, an average of 80.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 80.2% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Canute, OK45476%54%
      Burns Flat, OK2,11774%50%
      Sayre, OK4,64167%36%
      Hammon, OK47365%31%
      Elk City, OK12,42670%42%

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      Lakeland Highlands, FL12,42667%36%
      Lakeland North, WA12,42045%9%
      Ottawa, KS12,43330%39%
      New Providence, NJ12,43468%37%
      Brookhaven, MS12,41821%56%
      Elk City, OK12,42670%42%
      Source: The Elk City, OK education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.