Forest Oak Elementary School

  • Forest Oak Elementary School serves 529 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the DE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 53%.
  • Forest Oak Elementary School operates within the Red Clay Consolidated School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 529 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 529 students
Forest Oak Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Forest Oak Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Forest Oak Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Forest Oak Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Forest Oak Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
2%
4%
Forest Oak Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
25%
15%
Forest Oak Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
10%
31%
Forest Oak Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
60%
47%
Forest Oak Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Forest Oak Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Forest Oak Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Forest Oak Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown DE 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.
0.57 0.52
Forest Oak Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
37%
37%
Forest Oak Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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 n/a
Forest Oak Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Red Clay Consolidated School District's student population of 16,146 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,621 is higher than the state average of $10,798. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,379 is higher than the state average of $10,466. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Red Clay Consolidated School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
1
Number of Students Managed 16,146 933
Red Clay Consolidated School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $258 MM $10 MM
Red Clay Consolidated School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $271 MM $10 MM
Red Clay Consolidated School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,621 $10,798
Red Clay Consolidated School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,379 $10,466
Red Clay Consolidated School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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