Oak Grove Elementary School

Oak Grove Elementary School serves 577 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Oak Grove Elementary School operates within the Jefferson County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 577 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 577 students
Oak Grove Elementary School Total Students (2002-2014)
Gender % Oak Grove Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Oak Grove Elementary School Total Teachers (2002-2014)
Students by Grade Oak Grove Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Oak Grove Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Black
3%
34%
Oak Grove Elementary School Black Students (2002-2014)
White
96%
57%
Oak Grove Elementary School White Students (2002-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Oak Grove Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.08 0.32
Oak Grove Elementary School Diversity Score (2002-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
38%
52%
Oak Grove Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
6%
Oak Grove Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

Jefferson County School District's student population of 36,203 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,630 in this district is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,681 is higher than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 30% over four years.
School District Name Jefferson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
7
Number of Students Managed 36,203 3,026
Jefferson County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $347 MM $30 MM
Jefferson County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $457 MM $30 MM
Jefferson County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,630 $10,181
Jefferson County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,681 $10,301
Jefferson County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Oak Grove High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oak Grove High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oak Grove High School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BessemerOak Grove High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 885 students
    0.2 miles
    9494 Oak Grove Parkway
    BessemerAL 35023
    (205)379-5000
    0.26-12885
  • BessemerW E DonaldsonAlternative School

    4.1 miles
    100 Warrior Ln
    BessemerAL 35023
    (205)436-3681
    4.1n/an/a
  • BessemerConcord Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 361 students
    7.1 miles
    1886 Learning Ln
    BessemerAL 35023
    (205)379-3150
    7.1KG-5361
  • BessemerJefferson Co Couns And Learning Ctr-westAlternative School
    Grades: KG-12
    9.7 miles
    131 Dabbs Ave
    BessemerAL 35023
    (205)379-4130
    9.7KG-12n/a
  • BessemerHueytown High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1113 students
    9.9 miles
    4881 15th St Rd
    BessemerAL 35023
    (205)379-4150
    9.99-121113

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