Oakbrook Middle School

Oakbrook Middle School serves 966 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% 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 966 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 966 students
Oakbrook Middle School Total Students (1988-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Oakbrook Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2013)
Students by Grade Oakbrook Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Oakbrook Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2013)
Asian
2%
1%
Oakbrook Middle School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
6%
7%
Oakbrook Middle School Black Students (1994-2013)
Black
37%
36%
Oakbrook Middle School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
51%
52%
Oakbrook Middle School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Oakbrook Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Oakbrook Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.60 0.41
Oakbrook Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
36%
52%
Oakbrook Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2013)
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.
9%
7%
Oakbrook Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,741 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,668 is less than the state average of $9,170. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,993 is less than the state average of $10,604. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Dorchester 02 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
7
Number of Students Managed 23,741 4,140
Dorchester 02 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $189 MM $37 MM
Dorchester 02 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $196 MM $43 MM
Dorchester 02 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,668 $9,170
Dorchester 02 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,993 $10,604
Dorchester 02 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LadsonOakbrook Elementary School
    306 Old Fort Dr
    LadsonSC 29456
    (843)821-1165
    0 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 786 students                      
  • LadsonJoseph R. Pye Elementary School
    9701 Patriot Blvd
    LadsonSC 29456
    (843)695-2979
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 738 students                      
  • SummervilleFort Dorchester Elementary School
    5201 Old Glory Ln
    SummervilleSC 29485
    (843)832-5550
    1.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 1136 students                      
  • LadsonLadson Elementary School
    3321 Ladson Rd
    LadsonSC 29456
    (843)764-2225
    2.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 751 students                      
  • North CharlestonWindsor Hill Arts Infused Elementary School
    8600 William Moultrie Dr
    North CharlestonSC 29420
    (843)760-9820
    2.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 841 students                      

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