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Purcell Jhs (leave a review)
Purcell District
Purcell Jhs
Contact Information

+1 (405) 527-6591

201 Lester Lane

Purcell, Oklahoma


About Purcell Jhs
6th Grade - 8th Grade

Purcell Jhs is located in the Purcell district of the state of Oklahoma. It is one of 4 schools in its district.

Classified as a regular school, it teaches pupils from 6th Grade to 8th Grade and has an enrolment of 319 students - compared to other schools in Oklahoma, this is a relatively average sized school.

In recent years, the pupil population has increased. Alongside this, the number of teachers has increased over a similar timeframe.

An average teaching salary at Purcell Jhs is $53,848, which is higher than the Oklahoma state average of $45,093.

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Students by Year Group
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Purcell Jhs

Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

This school is not eligible for Title I funding. Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches


Reduced price lunches


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupil teacher ratioAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Purcell Intermediate School310$8,76215.63$47,7830.58
Purcell Es450$7,98316.36$53,6840.62
Purcell Hs368$9,36114.98$54,9080.61
Lexington Intermediate School14017.330.52
Lexington Hs313$6,42816.53$41,2470.42

Purcell Intermediate School

Number of pupils310
Funding per pupil$8,762
Pupil teacher ratio15.63
Average teacher salary$47,783
Diversity index0.58

Purcell Es

Number of pupils450
Funding per pupil$7,983
Pupil teacher ratio16.36
Average teacher salary$53,684
Diversity index0.62

Purcell Hs

Number of pupils368
Funding per pupil$9,361
Pupil teacher ratio14.98
Average teacher salary$54,908
Diversity index0.61

Lexington Intermediate School

Number of pupils140
Funding per pupil
Pupil teacher ratio17.33
Average teacher salary
Diversity index0.52

Lexington Hs

Number of pupils313
Funding per pupil$6,428
Pupil teacher ratio16.53
Average teacher salary$41,247
Diversity index0.42
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Nearest Schools
School nameDistance
Purcell Intermediate School0.86 miles
Purcell Es1 miles
Purcell Hs1.41 miles
Lexington Intermediate School2.16 miles
Lexington Hs2.22 miles
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Rankings within Oklahoma
There are 1819 schools in Oklahoma.
886thlargest school
828thhighest number of FTE teachers
747thlowest pupil-teacher ratio
249thhighest average teaching salary
1235thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
870thhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
842ndhighest diversity index
599thhighest funding per pupil
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Student Ethnicity
EthnicityNumber of students
Two or more races18
Asian or Asian Pacific Islander2
American Indian or Aslaskan Native31
Hawaiian Native or Pacific Islander0

Out of 319 students, with a diversity index of 0.57

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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

6th Grade - 8th Grade: 6 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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*All data shown corresponds to the 2015-16 academic year unless otherwise stated.