Oak Grove Elementary School

  • Oak Grove Elementary School serves 612 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 59% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 77% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

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

School Overview

  • Oak Grove Elementary School's student population of 612 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students612 students
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Oak Grove Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Oak Grove Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Oak Grove Elementary School is 0.45, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#330 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Oak Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oak Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
Asian
5%
2%
Hispanic
10%
6%
Black
4%
16%
White
73%
72%
Two or more races
8%
4%
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 MO.
Diversity Score0.450.23
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
44%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Joseph School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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