Oak Forest

  • Oak Forest serves 524 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 23% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • Oak Forest's student population of 524 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students524 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank#129 out of 573 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Oak Forest and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
13%
10%
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Black
79%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Oak Forest and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
3%
63%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Oak Forest and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Oak Forest.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.360.28
This chart display the diversity score of Oak Forest and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShelby County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Germantown Germantown Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 642 students
    1.0 miles
    2730 Cross Country Dr
    Germantown, TN 38138
    (901)756-2330
    1.0 PK-5 642
  • Germantown Germantown Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 682 students
    1.2 miles
    7925 Cd Smith Rd
    Germantown, TN 38138
    (901)756-2338
    1.2 6-8 682
  • Memphis Aspire East Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-1 | 103 students
    1.4 miles
    6870 Winchester Rd
    Memphis, TN 38115
    (901)646-6416
    1.4 K-1 103
  • Memphis Germanshire Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 869 students
    1.5 miles
    3965 South Germantown Rd
    Memphis, TN 38125
    (901)416-3733
    1.5 PK-5 869
  • Germantown Germantown High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 2093 students
    1.5 miles
    7653 Old Poplar Pk
    Germantown, TN 38138
    (901)756-2350
    1.5 7-12 2093

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