Oak Grove Elementary School

5005 Grandin Rd Extension
Roanoke, VA 24018
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Oak Grove Elementary School serves 419 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Oak Grove Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 83% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Oak Grove Elementary School's student population of 419 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students419 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Oak Grove Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Oak Grove Elementary School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#558 out of 1791 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
83%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
16%
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Black
8%
22%
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White
70%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.490.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoanoke County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Oak Grove Elementary School is Hidden Valley High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hidden Valley Middle School (0.5 miles away)
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