Oakview Elementary School

Oakview Elementary School serves 752 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Oakview Elementary School operates within the Dekalb County School District.

Overview

The student population of 752 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 752 students
Oakview Elementary School Total Students (2005-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Oakview Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2012)
Students by Grade Oakview Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Oakview Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
1%
12%
Oakview Elementary School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
97%
37%
Oakview Elementary School Black (2005-2012)
White
n/a
44%
Oakview Elementary School White (2007-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Oakview Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Oakview Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.06 0.66
Oakview Elementary School Diversity Score (2005-2012)
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.
79%
51%
Oakview Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2012)
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.
8%
7%
Oakview Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 112,314 students has grown by 12% over five years.
School District Name Dekalb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
133
5
Number of Students Managed 112,314 3,298
Dekalb County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $1,169 MM $34 MM
Dekalb County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,155 MM $36 MM
Dekalb County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,713 $9,939
Dekalb County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,572 $10,367
Dekalb County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Dekalb Regional Youth Detention Center (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Dekalb Regional Youth Detention Center (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cedar Grove Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Decatur Dekalb Regional Youth Detention Center
    Alternative School
    2946 Clifton Springs Rd
    Decatur , GA , 30034
    (404)244-2183
    Alternative School
    0.9  mi  |  13  students  |  Gr.  7-10
  • Ellenwood Cedar Grove High School
    2360 River Rd
    Ellenwood , GA , 30294
    (678)874-4002
    1.4  mi  |  932  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Decatur Cedar Grove Middle School
    2300 Wildcat Rd
    Decatur , GA , 30034
    (678)874-4202
    1.5  mi  |  1007  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Ellenwood Cedar Grove Elementary School
    2330 River Rd
    Ellenwood , GA , 30294
    (678)874-3902
    1.5  mi  |  600  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Decatur Columbia Middle School
    3001 Columbia Dr
    Decatur , GA , 30034
    (678)875-0502
    1.6  mi  |  1157  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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