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College and Career Readiness
College Remediation Rates of Oklahoma High School Graduates
This graphic looks at the number of high school students entering an Oklahoma college or university who are required to take zero-credit courses. Educational institutions require these courses before the student can enroll in courses that count toward degree completion. Typically, these courses are charged directly to the student, stretching out the length of the degree program and increasing the cost.
Last updated: Feb. 5, 2024
Increase in State Funding
This spreadsheet shows the increase in state funding for school districts from FY2023 to FY2024.
Last updated: May 16, 2023
ESSER II & III Funds Spent By District
This visualization shows the percentage of ESSER II and ESSER III funds spent by school district as of January 27, 2023. The ESSER II funds are available to be spent through September 30, 2023, while the ESSER III funds are available through September 30, 2024.
Last updated: Jan. 31, 2023
Comparison of Education Finance Data Sources
The three data sources being compared in this interactive visualization are the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the National Education Association (NEA), and the Oklahoma Cost Accounting System (OCAS), which is the financial accounting arm of the Oklahoma State Department of Education.
Last updated: January 22, 2024
Comparison of Public School Per-Pupil Expenditures
Per-pupil expenditures are an average of what schools spend per student on a wide variety of things. These calculations are
different for each state. These charts display data from Oklahoma and surrounding states.
Last updated: Feb. 6, 2024
Comparison of Public School Revenue Sources
These graphs include a regional and national comparison of education revenue sources, how each source of revenue has changed over the last ten years, and the amount of change in total revenue over the last ten years.
Last updated: June 12, 2023
Oklahoma Redbud Fund Calculations
Governor Stitt signed SB229 on May 28, 2021, making the Redbud Grants the first official state revenue contribution to school capital projects. These grants are funded using medical marijuana retail sales tax revenue and, if needed, a portion of state general sales taxes.
Last updated: Sept. 15, 2023
The Sinking Fund receives local tax dollars upon voter approval. The fund’s purpose is to pay the district’s voted debts for capital improvements. This includes payments on voter-approved bonds for large-scale projects. The amount of bonds a district can seek is capped at 10% of the total valuation of the real property located in a district. The fund also can be used to pay for other district debts, such as those imposed by a court through a judgment.
Last updated: June 14, 2023
Student Count & Revenue by School District & County
This visualization looks at student count and district revenue data from 2015 to 2022. It shows the percent change from 2015
at the district and county levels.
Last updated: Feb. 5, 2024
Defining Special Education in Oklahoma
Special education programs that provide resources and support to children with identified disabilities have been mandatory in the United States since 1975. Moving from exclusionary policies to greater inclusion in the general classroom has significantly changed how these programs operate. Special education designations impact the kinds of resources available to students and the amount of state funding a school district receives.
Last updated: Feb. 16, 2022
These interactive graphs allow you to explore the enrollment data statewide by site type, grade level and district.
Last updated: Jan. 17, 2024
OK State Testing Performance Results
This visualization looks at the Oklahoma School Testing Program (OSTP) results for the 2021-2022 school year. It shows the statewide results, as well as results by district and school site.
Last updated: Feb. 27, 2023