Ralph Downs Elementary School

7501 West Hefner Rd, Oklahoma City, OK 73162 | (405) 721-4431
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 529
Not Available

No Reviews Yet
Find Old Friends From Ralph Downs Elementary School

Use the form below to search for alumni from Ralph Downs Elementary School.

First Name:
Last Name:
Graduation Year
Powered by Classmates.com®

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 529 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-5
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 7501 W Hefner Rd, Oklahoma City, OK 73162
  • Principal or Admin: Nona Burling
School District Details
  • Putnam City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,148
  • Graduation Rate: 74.6%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.6
  • Enrolled Students: 18,700

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 529
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 29.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 260 (49.1%)
  • Females: 269 (50.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 71 (13.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 202 (38.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 273 (51.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Ralph Downs Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian234.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Ralph Downs Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade9718.3%
2nd Grade6412.1%
3rd Grade7414.0%
4th Grade7414.0%
5th Grade6211.7%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 71%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:29%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 12 Years
  • Average Salary: $37,905
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Ralph Downs Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,43332%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$40,02468%
Source: OK Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Be The First To Review Ralph Downs Elementary School!

Rate This School
Suggested Topics for Reviews
  • Principal leadership and staff
  • Overall ranking and student achievement
  • Teacher involvement and guidance
  • Extracurricular activities and sports
  • Classroom, building and playground safety
  • School homework load appropriateness
Enter Your Review Below
Enter Your Email Below
Reviews Containing the Following Will Not Be Accepted
  • Offensive or innappropriate comments, including allegations of criminal behavior
  • Names of individuals (faculty, staff, teachers, or students)
I am a and Accept the Terms of Use

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
Dennis Elementary School
PK-5 | 528 Students | 0.8 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
Harvest Hills Elementary School
PK-5 | 583 Students | 1.0 miles away

5 out of 5
Wiley Post Elementary School
PK-5 | 664 Students | 1.1 miles away

5 out of 5
Will Rogers Elementary School
PK-5 | 482 Students | 1.4 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
Northridge Elementary School
PK-5 | 643 Students | 1.9 miles away

5 out of 5
Tulakes Elementary School
PK-5 | 528 Students | 2.9 miles away

4 out of 5
Stone Ridge Elementary School
KG-5 | 567 Students | 3.6 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
Rollingwood Elementary School
PK-5 | 489 Students | 3.6 miles away

4 out of 5
Quail Creek Elementary School
PK-5 | 404 Students | 4.1 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
Surrey Hills Elementary School
PK-5 | 454 Students | 4.5 miles away
Not Yet Rated-

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about Ralph Downs Elementary School and talk to others in the community including students, parents, teachers, and administrators.

Popular Discussion Topics
  • Admissions and Registration Questions (e.g. Dress Code and Discipline Policy)
  • School Calendar and Upcoming Events (e.g. Graduation)
  • After School Programs, Extracurricular Activities, and Athletics (e.g. Football)
  • News and Announcements (e.g. Yearbook and Class Supply List Details)
  • Graduate and Alumni Events (e.g. Organizing Class Reunions)
blog comments powered by Disqus
Nearby Cities
Sponsored Links
K-12 Articles
School's out for Recess
Recess used to be the best part of school; that and lunch. But today, a shocking two-thirds of...
Changing Schools Isn't Easy: Tips for a Successful Transition
It isn't easy for students to make the transition into a new school, especially if they have...
Keep Morning Stress at a Minimum: Establish a Routine
Morning! It can be a time of stress. The kids are fighting over who gets to use the bathroom first,...