OKLAHOMA SCHOOLS AND NEIGHBORHOODS: WE ARE HERE TO HELP
SchoolsK-12.com is a site designed around the needs of a relocating family with school age children. It is a site that allows the family to search public and private Oklahoma schools, but understands that choosing the right Oklahoma neighborhood is equally important to a successful move. Through a network of local sponsors and experts, Schoolsk-12.com can guide a family through the process of choosing an excellent Oklahoma school located in a great neighborhood taking into account such things as affordability, accessibility to work, to shopping, the traffic patterns and more.
ABOUT Oklahoma SCHOOLS
Oklahoma schools boast a total statewide student population of 607,826 attending 1,824 schools in 544 public school districts and 171 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Oklahoma public schools spend an average of $6,542 per student each year. That ranks Oklahoma schools number 37 nationally.
Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Oklahoma public schools average a student teacher ratio of 13:1. Oklahoma private schools average 5:1. Also, high schools in Oklahoma average a student body population of 341, while Oklahoma middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 298 and 303 respectively.
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CHOOSING THE BEST SCHOOL FOR YOUR CHILD: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
It wasn't so long ago that a child's education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.