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Lawton school information

Index Lawton Oklahoma National
Average Test Scores35%32%48%
Student/Teacher ratio18:122:116:1
Total public schools371,34679,221
Total private schools315924,874
Total post-secondary schools51787,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Lawton are 27% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 37 public schools in Lawton
  • 82.6% of people in Lawton have completed 8th grade
  • 81.8% of people in Lawton have completed high school
  • 19.5% of people in Lawton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Lawton

      Index Lawton Oklahoma National
      Completed 8th grade82.6%83.5%84.3%
      Completed high school81.8%82.2%83.0%
      Completed some college55.3%55.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree26.2%31.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors19.5%24.5%30.3%
      Completed masters6.5%8.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.7%2.3%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.8%1.0%1.3%

      Lawton, OK School Districts

      • Lawton Public Schools
      • Bishop Public School
      • Flower Mound Public School

      There are a total of 37 public schools, 3 private schools and 5 post-secondary schools in Lawton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lawton, OK schools is 35%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Lawton, OK, an average of 82.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Elgin, OK2,82538%21.0%
      Cache, OK2,91836%24.7%
      Geronimo, OK1,09133%31.1%
      Sterling, OK76432%33.0%
      Fletcher, OK1,09527%43.2%
      Lawton, OK96,72835%26.6%

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      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Portsmouth, VA96,07171%48.3%
      Dearborn, MI95,52042%12.4%
      Albany, NY98,42542%12.1%
      New Bedford, MA94,98839%19.8%
      League City, TX94,97658%19.9%
      Lawton, OK96,72835%26.6%
      Source: The Lawton, 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.