Oak Grove Elementary School

Oak Grove Elementary School serves 595 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Oak Grove Elementary School operates within the Jefferson County School District.

Overview

The student population of 595 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 595 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Black
4%
34%
White
96%
57%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.08 0.31
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.
38%
52%
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%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 39,007 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Jefferson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
7
Number of Students Managed 39,007 2,979
District Total Revenue $348 MM $29 MM
District Spending $462 MM $31 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,615 $9,620
District Spending / Student $12,768 $10,180
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Oak Grove High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oak Grove High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oak Grove High School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BessemerOak Grove High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    9494 Oak Grove Parkway
    BessemerAL 35023
    (205)379-5000
    0.2 mi | 885 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • BessemerW E Donaldson
    Alternative School
    100 Warrior Ln
    BessemerAL 35023
    (205)436-3681
    Alternative School

    4.1 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • BessemerConcord Elementary School
    6015 Warrior River Rd
    BessemerAL 35023
    (205)379-3150
    7.1 mi | 365 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BessemerJefferson Co Couns And Learning Ctr-west
    Alternative School
    126 Johnson Dr
    BessemerAL 35023
    (205)379-4130
    Alternative School

    9.7 mi | n/a students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • BessemerHueytown High School
    131 Dabbs Ave
    BessemerAL 35023
    (205)379-4150
    9.9 mi | 1116 students | Gr. 8-12                      

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