Oak Grove Elementary School

  • Oak Grove Elementary School serves 554 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 35%.

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School Overview

  • Oak Grove Elementary School's student population of 554 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students554 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oak Grove Elementary 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 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#777 out of 1,268 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
38%
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 Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
38%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Oak Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
14%
7%
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White
38%
65%
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Two or more races
7%
5%
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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 KS.
Diversity Score0.690.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
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 Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTurner-Kansas City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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  • Kansas City Turner High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1093 students
    0.5 miles
    2211 South 55th
    Kansas City, KS 66106
    (913)288-3300
    0.5 9-12 1093
  • Kansas City Midland Trail
    Grades: PK-5 | 590 students
    0.7 miles
    3101 South 51st Street
    Kansas City, KS 66106
    (913)288-3500
    0.7 PK-5 590
  • Kansas City Turner Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 631 students
    0.8 miles
    1800 South 55th
    Kansas City, KS 66106
    (913)288-3400
    0.8 PK-5 631
  • Kansas City Junction Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 290 students
    1.3 miles
    2570 South 42nd Street
    Kansas City, KS 66106
    (913)288-3600
    1.3 PK-5 290
  • Kansas City Turner Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 620 students
    1.4 miles
    1312 South 55th
    Kansas City, KS 66106
    (913)288-4000
    1.4 7-8 620

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