Oak Hill Elementary School

Oak Hill Elementary School serves 424 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Oak Hill Elementary School operates within the Burke County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 424 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 424 students
Oak Hill Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Oak Hill Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Oak Hill Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Oak Hill Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Oak Hill Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Oak Hill Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
3%
15%
Oak Hill Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
14%
26%
Oak Hill Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
70%
51%
Oak Hill Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
12%
4%
Oak Hill Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.48 0.45
Oak Hill Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
55%
47%
Oak Hill Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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%
7%
Oak Hill Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Burke County s School District's student population of 12,810 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,848 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,799 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Burke County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
1
Number of Students Managed 12,810 1,120
Burke County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $125 MM $18 MM
Burke County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $124 MM $18 MM
Burke County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,848 $10,864
Burke County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,799 $10,591
Burke County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Freedom High School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Table Rock Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Glen Alpine Elementary School (4.1 miles away)
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  • MorgantonTable Rock Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 590 students
    2.3 miles
    1585 Nc 126
    MorgantonNC 28655
    (828)437-5212
    2.36-8590
  • MorgantonFreedom High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1123 students
    3.6 miles
    511 Independence Blvd
    MorgantonNC 28655
    (828)433-1310
    3.69-121123
  • MorgantonWalter R Johnson Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 442 students
    3.9 miles
    701 Lenoir Rd
    MorgantonNC 28655
    (828)430-7340
    3.96-8442
  • MorgantonGlen Alpine Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 416 students
    4.1 miles
    302 London St
    MorgantonNC 28655
    (828)584-0661
    4.1PK-5416
  • MorgantonW A Young Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 371 students
    4.6 miles
    325 Conley Rd
    MorgantonNC 28655
    (828)584-0632
    4.6PK-5371

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