Oak Grove Lower Elementary School

1762 Old Highway 24
Hattiesburg, MS 39402
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Oak Grove Lower Elementary School serves 649 students in grades 2-3.
Oak Grove Lower Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Oak Grove Lower Elementary School's student population of 649 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-3
Total Students649 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Rankings

Oak Grove Lower Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 816 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Oak Grove Lower Elementary School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#58 out of 816 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
7%
4%
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Black
35%
48%
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White
50%
44%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.630.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLamar County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Oak Grove Lower Elementary School is Oak Grove High School (4.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oak Grove Middle School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oak Grove Upper Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hattiesburg Oak Grove Upper Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 4-5 | 701 students
    0.8 miles
    1760 Old Hwy. 24
    Hattiesburg, MS 39402
    (601) 264-6724
    0.8 4-5 701
  • Hattiesburg Oak Grove Primary
    Grades: PK-1 | 746 students
    3.1 miles
    70 Leaf Lane
    Hattiesburg, MS 39402
    (601) 264-9764
    3.1 PK-1 746
  • Hattiesburg Oak Grove Middle School Math: 69% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,329 student
    3.3 miles
    2543 Old Hwy.24
    Hattiesburg, MS 39402
    (601) 264-4634
    3.3 6-8 1,329
  • Hattiesburg Oak Grove High School Math: 71% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,712 student
    4.3 miles
    5198 Old Highway11
    Hattiesburg, MS 39402
    (601) 264-7232
    4.3 9-12 1,712
  • Hattiesburg Longleaf Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 746 students
    6.2 miles
    5279 W. 4th Street
    Hattiesburg, MS 39402
    (601) 264-3858
    6.2 PK-5 746

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