Four Oaks Elementary School

  • Four Oaks Elementary School serves 1,125 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 39% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Four Oaks Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 50%.
  • Four Oaks Elementary School operates within the Johnston County s School District.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Four Oaks Elementary School's student population of 1125 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,125 students
Four Oaks Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Four Oaks Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
Four Oaks Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeFour Oaks Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Four Oaks Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2538 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Four Oaks Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
47%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
47%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
Four Oaks Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Four Oaks Elementary School American Indian Students (2000-2013)
Asian
n/a
3%
Four Oaks Elementary School Asian Students (1993-1996)
Hispanic
31%
16%
Four Oaks Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
12%
26%
Four Oaks Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
53%
50%
Four Oaks Elementary School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Four Oaks Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsFour Oaks Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.610.46
Four Oaks Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
52%
Four Oaks Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
Four Oaks Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Four Oaks Elementary School is Johnston County s School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 272 school districts in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Johnston County s School District's student population of 34,857 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $11,681 is higher than the state average of $8,969. The district revenue/student has grown by 41% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,660 is higher than the state average of $8,766. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
    School District NameJohnston County s School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    46
    1
    Number of Students Managed34,857870
    Johnston County s School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    45%
    47%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    48%
    47%
    District Total Revenue$394 MM$8 MM
    District Spending$326 MM$8 MM
    District Revenue / Student$11,681$8,969
    District Spending / Student$9,660$8,766
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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