Oak Creek High School

Oak Creek High School serves 2,004 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the WI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is equal to the state average of 27%.
Oak Creek High School operates within the Oak Creek-franklin Joint School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the WI state average of 94%.

Overview

The student population of 2004 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 112 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,004 students
Oak Creek High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 112 teachers
Oak Creek High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Oak Creek High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Oak Creek High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
5%
3%
Hispanic
11%
10%
Black
6%
11%
White
73%
73%
All Ethnic Groups Oak Creek High School Sch Ethnicity Oak Creek 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.
0.45 0.25
Oak Creek 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.
19%
34%
Oak Creek High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
4%
6%
Oak Creek High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,309 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Oak Creek-franklin Joint School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 6,309 927
Oak Creek-franklin Joint   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 100% 94%
Oak Creek-franklin Joint   School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $69 MM $12 MM
Oak Creek-franklin Joint   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $70 MM $12 MM
Oak Creek-franklin Joint   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,514 $12,827
Oak Creek-franklin Joint   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,586 $12,642
Oak Creek-franklin Joint   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is South Milwaukee High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oak Creek East Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edgewood Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Oak CreekEdgewood Elementary School
    8545 South Shepard Ave
    Oak CreekWI 53154
    (414)768-6280
    0.4 mi | 425 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Oak CreekOak Creek East Middle School
    9330 South Shepard Ave
    Oak CreekWI 53154
    (414)768-6260
    0.8 mi | 936 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Oak CreekOak Creek West Middle School
    8401 South 13th St
    Oak CreekWI 53154
    (414)768-6250
    1.2 mi | 483 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Oak CreekShepard Hills Elementary School
    9701 South Shepard Hills Dr
    Oak CreekWI 53154
    (414)768-6270
    1.3 mi | 515 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • South MilwaukeeBlakewood Elementary School
    3501 Blakewood Ave
    South MilwaukeeWI 53172
    (414)766-5900
    1.8 mi | 380 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Oak Creek, WI public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.14, which is lower than the Wisconsin average of 0.27. The most diverse school in Oak Creek is Oak Creek West Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Wisconsin or national school diversity statistics.