Dayton Oaks Elementary School

  • Dayton Oaks Elementary School serves 639 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the MD average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Dayton Oaks Elementary School operates within the Howard County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 639 students has grown by 35% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 639 students
Dayton Oaks Elementary School Total Students (2007-2015)
Gender % Dayton Oaks Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Dayton Oaks Elementary School Total Teachers (2007-2015)
Students by Grade Dayton Oaks Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Dayton Oaks Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2015)
Asian
22%
6%
Dayton Oaks Elementary School Asian Students (2007-2015)
Hispanic
2%
15%
Dayton Oaks Elementary School Black Students (2007-2015)
Black
5%
34%
Dayton Oaks Elementary School Black Students (2007-2015)
White
65%
40%
Dayton Oaks Elementary School White Students (2007-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Dayton Oaks Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
6%
4%
Dayton Oaks Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Dayton Oaks Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MD 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.
0.53 0.40
Dayton Oaks Elementary School Diversity Score (2007-2015)
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.
2%
39%
Dayton Oaks Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2015)
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.
n/a
6%
Dayton Oaks Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

  • Howard County School District's student population of 53,162 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,838 is higher than the state average of $13,687. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,475 is higher than the state average of $13,479. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Howard County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
75
28
Number of Students Managed 53,162 17,887
Howard County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $942 MM $245 MM
Howard County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $923 MM $241 MM
Howard County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,838 $13,687
Howard County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,475 $13,479
Howard County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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