School Details

Virginia Smith Elementary School

20227 Northeast 10th Street, Harrah, OK 73045
(405) 454-3638
NR

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-1 436 students 21 students/teacher (OK avg is 15)

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About this school

Virginia Smith Elementary School is a public elementary school in Harrah. The principal of Virginia Smith Elementary School is Doug Parker. 436 students attend Virginia Smith Elementary School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and American Indian/Alaskan Native. 55% of the 436 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Virginia Smith Elementary School is 21:1. Clara Reynolds Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Sports

  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 73% 73%
Hispanic 4% 2%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 21% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 17% 23%
Black, non-Hispanic 1% 2%
Asian 1% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 0.5%
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 55% 46%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    This is for the parents that weren't happy with V.S.E. They only have two Preschool classes (AM & PM) and by law can only have 20 children in each class making it 80 students in the P-K program that's why there is a waiting list. It is the school/districts choice NOT YOURS. If you just moved here then of coarse you would be put on the waiting list.

  • (5 years ago)

    I am not impressed at all with this school. The registration process is extremely disorganized and when my husband took our daughter to register they said they were full so she would have to wait to attend preschool. That is not their decision to be made! I tried on several occasions to contact Dr Hughes the superintendent with no luck. I am still awaiting a call but am very dissatisfied with this school I will be looking into sending her to another school district or private school.

  • (6 years ago)

    We are in our first year of school here and love it!!! Mr. Parker and Mrs. Lansford are wonderful!!!! We look foward to our future years at this school!!!

  • (6 years ago)

    I am a joint managing conservator and I reside almost 500 miles away from my boy. The principle Dough Parker has been wonderful. My sons teacher is diligent in her efforts to keeping me informed of any important information regarding his eeducation an

  • (7 years ago)

    This is a great school my son started a couple of weeks ago here and eveyone has been very nice and his teacher is good to her students and you can tell she enjoys what she does. Thank You all.

  • (10 years ago)

    I Love this school! The teachers and staff are friendly. Some of the best teachers in the world work at Virginia Smith. I have two children who have been to this school & I had a wonderful experience both times (a total of 6 years). Yeah the principal seems tough but she is really a sweety so don't let her fool you.

  • (10 years ago)

    The principal is slightly unfriendly but everyone else is first-rate! Mrs. McBroom Mrs. Talley and Mrs. Willams are the best teachers in the school! Mrs. Hancock is a great PE teacher and your kid will fall in love with her. Although the music teacher had a hard outer core she is quite a good teacher.

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Overall score

(based on 8 ratings & reviews)

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