Oak Hill Elementary School

Oak Hill Elementary School serves 454 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Oak Hill Elementary School operates within the Burke County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 454 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 454 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Oak Hill Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Oak Hill Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
2%
13%
Black
15%
27%
White
70%
52%
All Ethnic Groups Oak Hill Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Oak Hill 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.
0.48 0.44
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.
48%
45%
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%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,496 students has decreased by 13% over five years.
School District Name Burke County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
4
Number of Students Managed 13,496 1,682
District Total Revenue $129 MM $19 MM
Burke County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $130 MM $18 MM
Burke County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,285 $11,105
Burke County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,333 $10,880
Burke County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Freedom High School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Table Rock Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Glen Alpine Elementary School (4.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MorgantonTable Rock Middle School
    1581 Nc 126
    MorgantonNC 28655
    (828)437-5212
    2.3 mi | 618 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MorgantonFreedom High School
    511 Independence Blvd
    MorgantonNC 28655
    (828)433-1310
    3.6 mi | 1171 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MorgantonWalter R Johnson Middle School
    701 Lenoir Rd
    MorgantonNC 28655
    (828)430-7340
    3.9 mi | 479 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MorgantonGlen Alpine Elementary School
    302 London St
    MorgantonNC 28655
    (828)584-0661
    4.1 mi | 437 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MorgantonW A Young Elementary School
    325 Conley Rd
    MorgantonNC 28655
    (828)584-0632
    4.6 mi | 406 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Morganton, NC 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 0.05, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.46. The most diverse school in Morganton is Forest Hill Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.