Oxford School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 4,528 students in Oxford School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in Mississippi.
Public Schools in Oxford School District have an average math proficiency score of 71% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 41% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Oxford School District are Della Davidson Elementary School, Oxford Middle School and Oxford Intermediate School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Oxford School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Mississippi.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Mississippi public school average of 57% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Oxford School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Mississippi for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Oxford School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MS)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,050 Schools
# Students
4,528 Students
444,731 Students
# Teachers
271 Teachers
31,493 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Oxford School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 144 school districts in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MS)
Overall District Rank
#3 out of 146 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Oxford   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Oxford   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oxford   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85-89%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Oxford   School District and public school graduation rate of MS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.62
0.59
# American Indian Students
11 Students
3,062 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
181 Students
5,079 Students
% Asian Students
4%
1%
# Hispanic Students
295 Students
19,443 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
4%
# Black Students
1,470 Students
211,217 Students
% Black Students
32%
48%
# White Students
2,357 Students
190,886 Students
% White Students
52%
43%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
287 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
212 Students
14,757 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
209
6,013
# Students in K Grade:
337
30,770
# Students in 1st Grade:
345
32,570
# Students in 2nd Grade:
366
32,465
# Students in 3rd Grade:
326
32,408
# Students in 4th Grade:
316
33,815
# Students in 5th Grade:
331
31,823
# Students in 6th Grade:
344
35,604
# Students in 7th Grade:
307
37,079
# Students in 8th Grade:
357
37,162
# Students in 9th Grade:
346
34,756
# Students in 10th Grade:
315
33,410
# Students in 11th Grade:
318
31,384
# Students in 12th Grade:
268
28,607
# Ungraded Students:
43
6,865

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,495 is higher than the state median of $12,444. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,948 is less than the state median of $11,775. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MS)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$57 MM
$22 MM
This chart display total revenue of Oxford   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$45 MM
$21 MM
This chart display total spending of Oxford   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,495
$12,444
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Oxford   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$9,948
$11,775
This chart display average spending per public school student in Oxford   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Oxford School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Della Davidson Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
209 Commonwealth Blvd.
Oxford, MS 38655
(662) 236-4870
Grades: 3-4
| 645 students
Rank: #22.
Oxford Middle School
Math: 70% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
222 Bramlett Blvd
Oxford, MS 38655
(662) 234-2288
Grades: 7-8
| 676 students
Rank: #33.
Oxford Intermediate School
Math: 67% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
501 Martin Luther King Jr Driv
Oxford, MS 38655
(662) 236-5508
Grades: 5-6
| 679 students
Rank: #44.
Oxford High School
Math: 51% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
101 Charger Loop
Oxford, MS 38655
(662) 234-1562
Grades: 9-12
| 1,267 students
Rank: n/an/a
225 Bramlett Boulevard
Oxford, MS 38655
(662) 234-2685
Grades: PK-K
| 548 students
Rank: n/an/a
409 Washington Avenue
Oxford, MS 38655
(662) 234-3497
Grades: 1-2
| 713 students
Rank: n/an/a
Oxford Learning Center
Alternative School
399 North Fifth Street
Oxford, MS 38655
(662) 234-3588
Grades: 5-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Oxford School District
  • 224 BRAMLETT BOULEVARD, OXFORD, MS, 38655
  • (662) 234-3541
  • oxford.k12.ms.us
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 4,528 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 30% in MS)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

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