Oakman High School

10699 Main St,

Oakman, AL, 35579-0286

Tel: (205)622-3381
Grades: 7-12

250 students

Oakman High School serves 250 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Oakman High School operates within the Walker County School District.
The school district's 51% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 250 students has declined by 28% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 250 students
Oakman High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Oakman High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Oakman High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Oakman High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Oakman High School Asian (1999-2001)
Hispanic
n/a
5%
Oakman High School Hispanic (1996-2010)
Black
2%
35%
Oakman High School Black (1989-2012)
White
97%
58%
Oakman High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Oakman High School Sch Ethnicity Oakman High 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 0.55
Oakman High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
43%
51%
Oakman High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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%
Oakman High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,307 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 51% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Walker County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
7
Number of Students Managed 8,307 2,928
Graduation Rate 51% 72%
Walker County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $93 MM $29 MM
Walker County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $87 MM $31 MM
Walker County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,129 $9,620
District Spending / Student $10,413 $10,180
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Parrish High School (7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Townley Junior High School (8.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Parrish Elementary School (6.4 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Oakman Oakman Elementary School
    142 School St
    Oakman , AL , 35579
    (205)622-3611
    0.3  mi  |  631  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Parrish Parrish Elementary School
    95 Engel St
    Parrish , AL , 35580
    (205)686-5061
    6.4  mi  |  268  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Parrish Parrish High School
    35 Tornado Alley
    Parrish , AL , 35580
    (205)686-7701
    7  mi  |  243  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Townley Townley Junior High School
    62 Townley School Rd
    Townley , AL , 35587
    (205)924-8424
    8.2  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-9
  • Jasper West Jasper Elementary School
    1400 West 19th St
    Jasper , AL , 35501
    (205)384-4311
    9.8  mi  |  251  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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