Oxford High School

1 Yellow Jacket Dr

Oxford, AL 36203-1709

Tel: (256)241-3166
Grades 9-12
1,230 students
Oxford High School serves 1,230 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Oxford High School operates within the Oxford City School District.
Oxford City School District's 83% graduation rate is higher than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

The student population of 1230 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,230 students
Oxford High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Oxford High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
Oxford High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Oxford High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is more 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 15:1 16:1
Oxford High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
7%
5%
Oxford High School Black Students (1997-2014)
Black
24%
34%
Oxford High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
68%
57%
Oxford High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Oxford High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
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 0.32
Oxford High 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.
38%
52%
Oxford High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
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.
7%
6%
Oxford High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Oxford City School District's student population of 4,241 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has increased from 77% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,857 is higher than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 39% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,628 is higher than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 32% over four years.
School District Name Oxford City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
7
Number of Students Managed 4,241 3,026
Oxford City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 83% 74%
Oxford City School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $57 MM $30 MM
Oxford City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $56 MM $30 MM
Oxford City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,857 $10,181
Oxford City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,628 $10,301
Oxford City 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 Oxford Area Vocational School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oxford Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Constantine Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • OxfordOxford Area Vocational SchoolVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0 miles
    1 Yellow Jacket Dr
    OxfordAL 36203
    (256)241-3166
    09-12n/a
  • AnnistonConstantine Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 196 students
    1.7 miles
    1200 Johnson Ave
    AnnistonAL 36201
    (256)231-5040
    1.7PK-5196
  • OxfordOxford Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 777 students
    2.5 miles
    1401 Caffey Dr
    OxfordAL 36203
    (256)241-3851
    2.5KG-4777
  • OxfordOxford Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 659 students
    2.6 miles
    1750 Hwy 78 West
    OxfordAL 36203
    (256)241-3823
    2.67-8659
  • AnnistonAnniston High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 536 students
    3.5 miles
    1301 Woodstock Ave
    AnnistonAL 36207
    (256)231-5010
    3.59-12536

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
Recent Articles
November 09, 2016
Starting school can be a scary and overwhelming situation for any child, but children with autism experience unique challenges. Keep reading to learn what those challenges may be and to receive some tips for dealing with them appropriately.
November 09, 2016
For some students, attending college immediately after high school is not the right choice. Keep reading to learn more about the pros and cons of this decision and to learn about some alternative options.
November 08, 2016
Homework has become deeply ingrained in the U.S. educational system, but how much homework is too much and how can you create a healthy environment for your child to do schoolwork at home?
School Clothing

School Mascot: Yellow Jackets

School Colors: