Northwest Heights Elementary School

1715 West University, Durant, OK 74701 | (580) 924-5595
  • Grades: PK-3
  • Student Enrollment: 557
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 557 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-3
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1715 W University Blvd, Durant, OK 74701
  • Principal or Admin: Cindy Newell
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Durant School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,000
  • Graduation Rate: 84.2%
  • Dropout Rate: 1.5%
  • Students Per Teacher: 16.1
  • Enrolled Students: 3,360

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 557
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 31.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 286 (51.3%)
  • Females: 271 (48.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 80 (14.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 239 (42.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 319 (57.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Northwest Heights Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian17431.2%
Black91.6%
Asian122.2%
Hispanic437.7%
White31957.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Northwest Heights Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten9517.1%
Kindergarten11220.1%
1st Grade10919.6%
2nd Grade12923.2%
3rd Grade11220.1%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 37%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:63%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 17 Years
  • Average Salary: $40,387
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Northwest Heights Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,08313%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$41,66587%
Source: OK Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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