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 declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 595 students
Oak Grove Elementary School Total Students (2001-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Oak Grove Elementary School Total Teachers (2001-2013)
Students by Grade Oak Grove Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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
Oak Grove Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2013)
Black
4%
34%
Oak Grove Elementary School Black Students (2001-2013)
White
96%
57%
Oak Grove Elementary School White Students (2001-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Oak Grove Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL 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.
0.08 0.31
Oak Grove Elementary School Diversity Score (2001-2013)
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.
38%
52%
Oak Grove Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2013)
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%
6%
Oak Grove Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 39,007 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,615 is less than the state average of $9,620. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,768 is higher than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 81% over four years.
School District Name Jefferson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
7
Number of Students Managed 39,007 2,979
Jefferson County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $348 MM $29 MM
Jefferson County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $462 MM $31 MM
Jefferson County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,615 $9,620
Jefferson County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,768 $10,180
Jefferson County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Grades Students
  • BessemerOak Grove High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    9494 Oak Grove Parkway
    BessemerAL 35023
    (205)379-5000
    0.2 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 885 students                      
  • BessemerW E Donaldson
    Alternative School
    100 Warrior Ln
    BessemerAL 35023
    (205)436-3681
    Alternative School

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

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

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