Oak Park High School

13701 Oak Park Blvd,

Oak Park, MI, 48237-2080

Tel: (248)336-7740
Grades: 9-12

1,442 students

Oak Park High School serves 1,442 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 33%.
Oak Park High School operates within the Oak Park Of The City Of School District.
The school district's 86% graduation rate is higher than the MI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 1442 students has grown by 53% over five years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
School Type Vocational school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,442 students
Oak Park High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 69 teachers
Oak Park High School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Oak Park High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.87. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 18:1
Oak Park High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Oak Park High School Asian (1988-2011)
Hispanic
n/a
6%
Black
96%
22%
Oak Park High School Black (1988-2012)
White
2%
67%
Oak Park High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Oak Park High School Sch Ethnicity Oak Park 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.
0.08 0.87
Oak Park High 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.
71%
44%
Oak Park High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
3%
6%
Oak Park High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,151 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name Oak Park Of The City Of School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 4,151 930
Oak Park   Of The City Of School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 86% 82%
Oak Park   Of The City Of School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $11 MM
Oak Park   Of The City Of School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $63 MM $11 MM
Oak Park   Of The City Of School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,750 $11,537
Oak Park   Of The City Of School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,327 $11,612
Oak Park   Of The City Of School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Nova Discipline Academy (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Nova Discipline Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Key Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Oak Park Key Elementary School
    23400 Jerome St
    Oak Park , MI , 48237
    (248)336-7610
    0.5  mi  |  541  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Oak Park Pepper Elementary School
    24301 Church St
    Oak Park , MI , 48237
    (248)336-7680
    0.5  mi  |  486  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Oak Park Nova Discipline Academy
    Alternative School
    22180 Parklawn
    Oak Park , MI , 48237
    (248)336-7650
    Alternative School
    0.5  mi  |  58  students  |  Gr.  3-11
  • Oak Park Oak Park Preparatory Academy
    23261 Scotia Rd
    Oak Park , MI , 48237
    (248)336-7620
    0.7  mi  |  515  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Oak Park Oak Park Alternative Education Center
    Alternative School
    12901 Albany
    Oak Park , MI , 48237
    (248)291-6722
    Alternative School
    0.8  mi  |  467  students  |  Gr.  10-12

School Reviews

  • Recommended April 04, 2007 - The school might of improved since 1996, but when I went there it was a horrible school. But at that time you couldnt go to another school you had to stay with in your district. If I couldve I wouldve transfer. If the school has not change I would never ever recommend this school to anyone. They were yrs behind in academic programs. The Facilities were falling apart, ei holes in the ceilings. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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Did You Know?
Oak Park, MI public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.40, which is higher than the Michigan average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Oak Park is Oliver W Holmes Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.