Oaks Road Elementary School

Oaks Road Elementary School serves 425 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Oaks Road Elementary School operates within the Craven County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 425 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 425 students
Oaks Road Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Oaks Road Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Oaks Road 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 0.62 is less than the state average of 0.89. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Oaks Road Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
2%
Oaks Road Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
12%
13%
Oaks Road Elementary School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
57%
27%
Oaks Road Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
21%
52%
Oaks Road Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Oaks Road Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Oaks Road 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.
0.62 0.89
Oaks Road 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.
77%
45%
Oaks Road Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
6%
8%
Oaks Road Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,451 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Craven County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
4
Number of Students Managed 14,451 1,682
Craven County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $130 MM $19 MM
District Spending $129 MM $18 MM
Craven County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,787 $11,105
Craven County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,677 $10,880
Craven County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Craven Early College High School (2.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Grover C Fields Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is J T Barber Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • New Bern J T Barber Elementary School
    1700 Cobb St
    New Bern , NC , 28560
    (252)514-6460
    0.7  mi  |  426  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • New Bern Grover C Fields Middle School
    2000 M L King Jr Blvd
    New Bern , NC , 28560
    (252)514-6438
    1.4  mi  |  579  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • New Bern Trent Park Elementary School
    2500 Educational Dr
    New Bern , NC , 28562
    (252)514-6481
    1.5  mi  |  423  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • New Bern H J Macdonald Middle School
    3127 Elizabeth Ave
    New Bern , NC , 28562
    (252)514-6450
    2  mi  |  885  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • New Bern Bridgeton Elementary School
    230 Branch Canal Rd
    New Bern , NC , 28560
    (252)514-6425
    2.2  mi  |  533  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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