Oak Forest Elementary School
Oak Forest Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 1%)
- Oak Forest Elementary School's student population of 400 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-5|
|Total Students||400 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||21 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Oak Forest Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 840 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
- The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year Data||This School||State Level (MS)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||19:1||16:1|
|Two or more races||n/a|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch||n/a|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Jackson Public School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Jackson Marshall Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 433 students
2909 Oak Forest Drive
Jackson, MS 39212
(601)371-4342 0.7 PK-5 433
- Jackson Forest Hill High School Grades: 9-12 | 1190 students
2607 Raymond Road
Jackson, MS 39212
(601)371-4313 1.7 9-12 1190
- Jackson Wilkins Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 519 students
1970 Castle Hill Drive
Jackson, MS 39204
(601)371-4306 1.7 PK-5 519
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