Oak Forest Elementary School

  • Oak Forest Elementary School serves 874 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Oak Forest Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Oak Forest Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Oak Forest Elementary School's student population of 874 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010, 2016)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students874 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oak Forest Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Oak Forest Elementary School is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank#599 out of 7999 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
41%
52%
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Black
6%
13%
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White
46%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score0.600.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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