Oak Grove Elementary School

5027 Hwy 135 N
Paragould, AR 72450
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 284 students in grades 2-4, Oak Grove Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Arkansas state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 37%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 2-4
  • Enrollment: 284 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • : Bottom 50% in AR
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Oak Grove Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Oak Grove Elementary School's student population of 284 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 2-4
Total Students
284 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Oak Grove Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Oak Grove Elementary School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
#627 out of 993 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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35-39%
36%
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20-24%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
5%
14%
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Black
10%
20%
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White
79%
59%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.36
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
15%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Oak Grove Elementary School's ranking?
Oak Grove Elementary School is ranked #627 out of 993 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
What schools are Oak Grove Elementary School often compared to?
Oak Grove Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Baldwin Elementary School, Woodrow Wilson Elem. School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).
How many students attend Oak Grove Elementary School?
284 students attend Oak Grove Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of Oak Grove Elementary School students are White, 10% of students are Black, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 5% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Oak Grove Elementary School?
Oak Grove Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Oak Grove Elementary School offer ?
Oak Grove Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 2-4
What school district is Oak Grove Elementary School part of?
Oak Grove Elementary School is part of Paragould School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 2-4
  • Enrollment: 284 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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