Oakbrook Middle School

286 Old Fort Dr,

Ladson, SC, 29456-5203

Tel: (843)873-9750
Grades: 6-8

929 students

Oakbrook Middle School serves 929 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Oakbrook Middle School operates within the Dorchester 02 School District.

Overview

The student population of 929 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 929 students
Oakbrook Middle School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Oakbrook Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1988-2012)
Students by Grade Oakbrook Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Oakbrook Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1988-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
1%
Oakbrook Middle School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
6%
7%
Oakbrook Middle School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
36%
37%
Oakbrook Middle School Black (1989-2012)
White
49%
52%
Oakbrook Middle School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Oakbrook Middle School Sch Ethnicity Oakbrook Middle 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.
0.63 0.59
Oakbrook Middle 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.
35%
51%
Oakbrook Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2012)
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%
Oakbrook Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,346 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Dorchester 02 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
7
Number of Students Managed 23,346 3,608
Dorchester 02 School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $189 MM $37 MM
Dorchester 02 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $196 MM $43 MM
Dorchester 02 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,668 $9,170
Dorchester 02 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,993 $10,604
Dorchester 02 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Fort Dorchester High School (3.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is River Oaks Middle School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oakbrook Elementary School (0 miles away)
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