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BHS named a top school in Oklahoma

posted May 16, 2018, 3:33 PM by Granger Meador   [ updated May 16, 2018, 4:15 PM ]
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In the most recent ranking of top high schools in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, Bartlesville High School was ranked third in the northeast area of the state, behind only two magnet schools.

The school was ranked 13th statewide, the highest rank of any school outside of the two major metropolitan areas. The top 20 high schools in Oklahoma were:

  1. Harding Charter Preparatory High School (Oklahoma City charter school)
  2. Dove Science Academy OKC (Oklahoma City charter school)
  3. Classen High School of Advanced Studies (Oklahoma City magnet school)
  4. Booker T. Washington High School (Tulsa magnet school)
  5. Harding Fine Arts Academy (Oklahoma City charter school)
  6. Edmond North High School (Edmond public school)
  7. Thomas Edison Preparatory High School (Tulsa magnet school)
  8. Memorial High School (Edmond public school)
  9. Norman High School (Norman public school)
  10. Santa Fe High School (Edmond public school)
  11. Southeast High School (Oklahoma City magnet school)
  12. Deer Creek High School (Edmond public school)
  13. Bartlesville High School (Bartlesville public school)
  14. Westmoore High School (Moore public school)
  15. Dove Science Academy Tulsa (Tulsa charter school)
  16. Bixby High School (Bixby public school)
  17. Carl Albert High School (Midwest City public school)
  18. Pauls Valley High School (Pauls Valley public school)
  19. Stillwater High School (Stillwater public school)
  20. Yukon High School (Yukon public school)

Demographics of the Regular Public High Schools in the Top 20 in Oklahoma

It is interesting to compare the demographic characteristics of the regular public schools in the top 20, omitting the charter and magnet schools which serve more select populations.


Rank in State

School

Total Enrollment

Student-Teacher Ratio

Total Minority Enrollment

Total Economically Disadvantaged

6

Edmond North

2,644

23:1

26%

18%

8

Memorial HS (Edmond)

2,155

21:1

31%

24%

9

Norman HS

2,001

19:1

41%

49%

10

Santa Fe HS (Edmond)

2,220

18:1

50%

27%

12

Deer Creek HS (Edmond)

1,457

21:1

25%

7%

13

Bartlesville HS

1,762

18:1

38%

40%

14

Westmoore HS

(Moore)

2,298

20:1

55%

37%

16

Bixby HS

1,707

20:1

26%

19%

17

Carl Albert HS (Midwest City)

1,074

17:1

45%

39%

18

Pauls Valley HS

353

16:1

51%

52%

19

Stillwater HS

1,142

19:1

30%

37%

20

Yukon HS

2,506

19:1

24%

37%



Performance of the Regular Public High Schools in the Top 20 in Oklahoma

It is also interesting to note the performance characteristics of the regular public schools in the top 20, omitting the charter and magnet schools which serve more select populations.


Rank in State

School

Graduation Rate

College Readiness Index

AP Tested

AP Passed

Math Proficiency

Reading Proficiency

6

Edmond North

95%

48.1

62%

69%

89%

91%

8

Memorial HS (Edmond)

91%

42.6

51%

79%

91%

88%

9

Norman HS

80%

38.3

57%

57%

83%

77%

10

Santa Fe HS (Edmond)

94%

34.7

44%

73%

88%

88%

12

Deer Creek HS (Edmond)

>95%

30.7

41%

66%

85%

88%

13

Bartlesville HS

84%

25.1

32%

73%

82%

87%

14

Westmoore HS

(Moore)

84%

24.2

33%

64%

85%

86%

16

Bixby HS

88%

23.1

32%

64%

88%

87%

17

Carl Albert HS (Midwest City)

95%

23.1

40%

44%

87%

88%

18

Pauls Valley HS

84%

21.9

41%

37%

90%

83%

19

Stillwater HS

89%

21.1

26%

77%

88%

88%

20

Yukon HS

91%

20.2

31%

53%

85%

87%