Oak Grove Elementary School

  • Oak Grove Elementary School serves 421 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 74% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Oak Grove Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Oak Grove Elementary School's student population of 421 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students421 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oak Grove Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (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 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank#477 out of 1277 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
18%
43%
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White
76%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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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 LA.
Diversity Score0.390.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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 Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Carroll Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Oak Grove Elementary School is Oak Grove High School (0.3 miles away)
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