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About Us

Many Hornets, one hive!



Our School 

Front of Booker T School Building

Established in 1913, Booker T. Washington High School has been the district's comprehensive magnet school since 1973. Home to an International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme and a multitude of AP classes, Booker T. Washington attracts students from all over the city and county and serves a diverse student community. This diversity, combined with our rich traditions, make our school a flagship for academic excellence, athletics, and the arts. Our graduates are some of the most heavily recruited students in the city by major universities.

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We are ranked by US News and World Report as one of the best high schools in our state because of our commitment to academic excellence in a diverse learning community. Our student body boasts championships in football, basketball, and soccer and our academic and forensics teams both hold national rankings. Our highly-qualified faculty strives to meet the needs of students, the community, and the state by taking advantage of continuing opportunities for professional development. Additionally, many of instructors hold attained advanced degrees and National Board Certification.

We welcome you to explore the Hive and learn what it means to be a Hornet.



Awards and recognition

U.S. News Top School


US News Week Best High Schools Silver Badge

U.S. News Best 

 In 2018, U.S. News ranked Booker T. Washington the 4th best high school in Oklahoma, winning a silver badge

2016 Blue Ribbon School

National Blue Ribbon School 

U.S. Department of Education National Blue Ribbon Emblem

In 2016, Booker. W. Washington became an U.S. Department of Education National Blue Ribbon School.

Student Awards and Honors

2018 Student Awards and Honors

  • 6 National Merit Semifinalists
  • 5 National Merit Finalists
  • 6 National Merit Commended
  • 4 National Hispanic
  • 3 Academic All State
  • 56 Oklahoma Academic Scholars
  • 2 Questbridge Scholarship Winners
  • 1 Coca-Cola Scholar
  • $22 million in scholarships awarded to the class of 2018


Contact Us

Booker T. Washington
1514 E. Zion St.
Tulsa,  OK 74106



At a glance

Student Population


International Baccalaureate Course Offerings


Advance Placement Courses


Athletic Programs