Oak View Elementary School

150 Garrabrant Ave

Bloomfield, NJ 07003-4510

Tel: (973)680-8590
Grades KG-6
366 students
Oak View Elementary School serves 366 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Oak View Elementary School operates within the Bloomfield Board Of Education School District.

School Overview

The student population of 366 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 42% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 366 students
Oak View Elementary School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Oak View Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Oak View Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Oak View Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
Oak View Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
10%
9%
Oak View Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
20%
24%
Oak View Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
7%
16%
Oak View Elementary School Black Students (1992-2013)
White
61%
49%
Oak View Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Oak View Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
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.
0.58 0.42
Oak View Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
5%
32%
Oak View Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2014)
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.
3%
5%
Oak View Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Bloomfield Board Of Education School District's student population of 6,173 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $16,619 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,466 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Bloomfield Board Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
2
Number of Students Managed 6,173 918
Bloomfield Board Of Education School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $99 MM $20 MM
Bloomfield Board Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $92 MM $20 MM
Bloomfield Board Of Education School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,619 $19,116
Bloomfield Board Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,466 $19,190
Bloomfield Board Of Education School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Garfield Auxiliary Middle School High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bloomfield Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brookdale Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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5.0  7/3/2013
Oak view has wonderful teachers and a lot of kids get high honors an Love it tere
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