Oxford Elementary School

Oxford Elementary School serves 624 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Oxford Elementary School operates within the Catawba County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 624 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 624 students
Oxford Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Oxford Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Oxford Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Oxford Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is less 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 16:1 16:1
Oxford Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.41 0.45
Oxford Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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%
Oxford Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
11%
7%
Oxford Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,876 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,385 is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,682 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Catawba County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
1
Number of Students Managed 16,876 1,120
Catawba County s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $163 MM $18 MM
Catawba County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $151 MM $18 MM
Catawba County s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,385 $10,864
Catawba County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,682 $10,591
Catawba County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Bunker Hill High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is River Bend Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lyle Creek Elementary School (2.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ClaremontBunker Hill High School
    2.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 953 students4675 Oxford School Rd
    ClaremontNC 28610
    (828)241-3355
    2.49-12953
  • ClaremontRiver Bend Middle School
    2.4 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 531 students4670 Oxford School Rd
    ClaremontNC 28610
    (828)241-2754
    2.47-8531
  • ConoverLyle Creek Elementary School
    2.9 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 523 students1845 Edgewater Dr Nw
    ConoverNC 28613
    (828)464-0299
    2.9KG-6523
  • ClaremontClaremont Elementary School
    4 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 383 students3384 East Main St
    ClaremontNC 28610
    (828)459-7921
    4PK-6383
  • ConoverShuford Elementary School
    4.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 538 students810 Hunsucker Rd
    ConoverNC 28613
    (828)464-1973
    4.4PK-5538

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