Local Schools

Altus School District

Pre K-Kindergarten

Altus Early Childhood Center

1100 North Forrest
(580) 481-2151


1st-2nd grades

Altus Primary School

1200 Glenda
(580) 481-2185


3rd-4th grades

Altus Elementary School

1830 Sunset Drive
(580) 481-2180


5th-6th grades

Altus Intermediate School

1221 N. Howse
(580) 481-2155

7th-8th grades

Altus Junior High

1601 S. South Park Lane
(580) 481-2173

9th-12th grades

Altus High School 

400 N. Park Avenue
(580) 481-2167


Altus Air Force Base

Altus AFB is unique in that there is a public school, L. Mendel Rivers Elementary located directly on Altus Air Force Base. Students who reside on base are given priority placement. L. Mendel Rivers Elementary was a 2016 National Blue Ribbon School.

Pre K-4th grades

L. Mendel Rivers Elementary

3000 N. Veterans Drive
(580) 481-2183


Navajo School District

Meanwhile, the Oklahoma State Department of Education awarded both NES and NHS with High Performing recognition.

Navajo Elementary, Junior High & High School

15695 S. County Road 210
(580) 482-7742

Private Schools

Altus Christian Academy is an option focused on building excellence in education through biblical principles.

Altus Christian Academy
1220 N. Grady St
(580) 477-2511


There are also many opportunities for higher education in Altus. WOSC is a community college offering Associate in Arts, Associate in Applied Science, and Associate in Science programs.

SWTC has a full-time Aviation & Aerospace program certified by the FAA. Students receive training in aircraft painting, sheet metal, electricity, nondestructive testing, welding, wood & fabric work, composite structures, etc. SWTC also offers CPR/AED First Aid training.

Western Oklahoma State College
2801 N. Main
(580) 477-2000

Southwest Technology Center
711 W. Tamarack Road
(580) 477-2250