Oak Grove Elementary School

  • Oak Grove Elementary School serves 644 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Oak Grove Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 24%.

Top Placements

Oak Grove Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

  • Oak Grove Elementary School's student population of 644 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students644 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oak Grove Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,246 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Oak Grove Elementary School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank#159 out of 1246 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
n/a
11%
White
98%
76%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 KY.
Diversity Score0.040.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oak Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhitley County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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I do not like 6th grade that much but, it is fun being with my friends. I'm resently a student at Oak Grove, and I attend to be one until next year.
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