Oak Grove Elementary School

  • Oak Grove Elementary School serves 439 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 47% (which is equal to the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Oak Grove Elementary School's student population of 439 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students439 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oak Grove Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Oak Grove Elementary School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#1835 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
19%
26%
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Black
10%
17%
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White
66%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Oak Grove Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.520.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWAPPINGERS CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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