Oakland Elementary School

Oakland Elementary School serves 285 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the KY average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 19%.
Oakland Elementary School operates within the Warren County School District.

Overview

The student population of 285 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 285 students
Oakland Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Oakland Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Oakland Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Oakland Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Oakland Elementary School Asian (2007-2011)
Hispanic
9%
4%
Oakland Elementary School Hispanic (1999-2012)
Black
12%
11%
Oakland Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
72%
81%
Oakland Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Oakland Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Oakland 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.
0.46 0.33
Oakland Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
62%
46%
Oakland Elementary 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.
10%
7%
Oakland Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,066 students has grown by 2899% over five years.
School District Name Warren County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
6
Number of Students Managed 14,066 2,354
Warren County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $118 MM $24 MM
Warren County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $144 MM $23 MM
Warren County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $250,859 $10,129
Warren County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $305,947 $9,906
Warren County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Warren Co. Area Technology Center (3.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Warren East Middle School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Warren Elementary School (2.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Smiths Grove North Warren Elementary School
    420 College St
    Smiths Grove , KY , 42171
    (270)563-2041
    2.8  mi  |  427  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Bowling Green Warren Co. Area Technology Center
    Vocational School
    365 Technology Way
    Bowling Green , KY , 41201
    (270)746-7184
    Vocational School
    3.2  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bowling Green Warren East Middle School
    7031 Louisville Rd
    Bowling Green , KY , 42101
    (270)843-0181
    4.8  mi  |  453  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Bowling Green Warren East High School
    6867 Louisville Rd
    Bowling Green , KY , 42101
    (270)781-1277
    4.9  mi  |  912  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bowling Green Bristow Elementary School
    6151 Louisville Rd
    Bowling Green , KY , 42101
    (270)842-1960
    5.5  mi  |  696  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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