Oakland High School

Oakland High School serves 1,911 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Oakland High School operates within the Rutherford County School District.
The school district's 89% graduation rate is higher than the TN state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 1911 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 116 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,911 students
Oakland High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 116 teachers
Oakland High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Oakland High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Oakland High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
3%
2%
Oakland High School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
8%
7%
Oakland High School Hispanic (1997-2013)
Black
26%
23%
Oakland High School Black (1988-2013)
White
62%
66%
Oakland High School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups Oakland High School Sch Ethnicity Oakland 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.
0.55 0.26
Oakland High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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%
51%
Oakland High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
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.
5%
7%
Oakland High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 40,400 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Rutherford County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
8
Number of Students Managed 40,400 3,473
Rutherford County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 89% 80%
Rutherford County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $269 MM $28 MM
District Spending $339 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $7,225 $8,477
Rutherford County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,101 $8,379
Rutherford County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Daniel Mckee Alternative School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oakland Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John Pittard Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MurfreesboroOakland Middle School
    853 Dejarnette La
    MurfreesboroTN 37130
    (615)904-6760
    0.4 mi | 1028 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MurfreesboroJohn Pittard Elementary School
    745 Dejarnett La
    MurfreesboroTN 37130
    (615)893-2313
    0.5 mi | 1046 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • MurfreesboroDaniel Mckee Alternative School
    Alternative School
    2623 Halls Hill Pk
    MurfreesboroTN 37130
    (615)890-2282
    Alternative School

    1.7 mi | 39 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • MurfreesboroHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award The Discovery School @ Reeves-rogers
    Magnet School
    1807 Greenland Dr
    MurfreesboroTN 37130
    (615)895-4973
    Magnet School

    2 mi | 430 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • MurfreesboroNorthfield Elementary School
    550 West Northfield Bl
    MurfreesboroTN 37129
    (615)895-7324
    2.5 mi | 674 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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