School Profile

Community: Located in the foothills of the Wichita Mountains, Lawton Fort Sill is the center of commerce in southwest Oklahoma. We are a place where heritage, individuality and diversity are embraced and respected. We are an engaged, healthy & progressive community, a safe place to live, learn, work, play and prosper. LCS has a diverse student body with a population that is 49% white, 30% African American, 10% Hispanic, 8% Asian, and 3$ Native American.

School: Lawton Christian School is a comprehensive private school enrolling around 250 students in grades K3-12. The school opened in the fall of 1976 and graduated its first senior class in the spring of 1979. Lawton Christian School is accredited by the Association of Christian Teachers and Schools and the Oklahoma State Department of Education as a member of OPSAC (Oklahoma Private School Accrediting Commission), as well as the National Council for Private School Accreditation.

Student Body:

Caucasian – 48%; African American – 30%; Hispanic – 11%; Asian – 8%; Native American – 3%

Curriculum: (See Academics)

Grading Scale:

Lawton Christian Secondary School uses an unweighted 4.00 Grade Point Average (GPA) system and letter/percentage grade scale, as shown below:

A = 4.00 A+ = 100–98 A = 97-94 A- = 93-90

B = 3.00 B+ = 89-87 B = 86-83 B- = 80-82

C = 2.00 C+ = 77-79 C = 73-76 C- = 70-72

D = 1.00 D+ = 67-69 D = 63-66 D- = 60-62

Class of 2016:

ACT Test Results:

English 23.4

Mathematics 22.7 ACT Composite Score: 24.4

Reading 26.0

Science 25.0

 

Awards and Distinctions: 1 National Merit Finalist

 

Colleges where our students have been accepted are as follows:

Bacone College, Baylor University , Bryan College, Cameron University, Coe College, Columbia University, Dartmouth University, Duke University, Eastfield College, Emery University, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, Furman University, Harvard University, Howard Payne University, Independence College, Michigan State University, Mid-American University, New York University, Ohio State University, Oklahoma Baptist University, Texas A&M University, Texas Tech University, Texas Christian University, University of Texas, Oklahoma Christian University, Oklahoma State University, Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology, United States Military Academy (West Point), Southwestern State University, United States Air Force Academy, University of Central Oklahoma, University of Oklahoma, University of Science and Arts, and Western Oklahoma State College.