E. Benjamin Oliver Elementary School

148 325 Annas Retreat
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
E. Benjamin Oliver Elementary School serves 432 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
E. Benjamin Oliver Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Virgin Islands for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 97% (which is higher than the Virgin Islands state average of 91%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 88% (which is higher than the Virgin Islands state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Virgin Islands state level of 11:1.

Top Placements

E. Benjamin Oliver Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virgin Islands for:

School Overview

E. Benjamin Oliver Elementary School's student population of 432 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students432 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of E. Benjamin Oliver Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of E. Benjamin Oliver Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

E. Benjamin Oliver Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 27 schools in Virgin Islands (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of E. Benjamin Oliver Elementary School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VI)
Overall Testing Rank
#2 out of 27 schools
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall school rank of E. Benjamin Oliver Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
97%
91%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of E. Benjamin Oliver Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Virgin Islands by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
88%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of E. Benjamin Oliver Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virgin Islands by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:111:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of E. Benjamin Oliver Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Virgin Islands by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
11%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in E. Benjamin Oliver Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virgin Islands by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
88%
77%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in E. Benjamin Oliver Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virgin Islands by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
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2%
This chart display the percentage of White students in E. Benjamin Oliver Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Virgin Islands by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in E. Benjamin Oliver Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VI.
Diversity Score
0.220.37
This chart display the diversity score of E. Benjamin Oliver Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virgin Islands by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
99%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in E. Benjamin Oliver Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virgin Islands by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSaint Thomas - Saint John School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to E. Benjamin Oliver Elementary School is Charlotte Amalie High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bertha Boschulte Junior High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Joseph Gomez Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • St Thomas Joseph Gomez Elementary School Math: 97% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-6 | 416 students
    0.0 miles
    142 Annas Retreat
    St Thomas, VI 00802
    (340) 775-4490
    0 K-6 416
  • St Thomas Yvonne Bowsky Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 276 students
    1.3 miles
    15b And 16 Estate Mandahl
    St Thomas, VI 00802
    (340) 775-3220
    1.3 K-6 276
  • St Thomas Bertha Boschulte Junior High School Math: 95% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 504 students
    2.2 miles
    9 1 And 12a Bovoni
    St Thomas, VI 00802
    (340) 775-4222
    2.2 6-8 504
  • St Thomas Charlotte Amalie High School Math: 88% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,003 student
    2.2 miles
    8 And 9 Estate Thomas
    St Thomas, VI 00802
    (340) 774-0780
    2.2 9-12 1,003
  • St Thomas Ivanna Eudora Kean High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 668 students
    2.4 miles
    1 And 2 Estate Nazareth
    St Thomas, VI 00802
    (340) 775-6380
    2.4 9-12 668

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