Oak Harbor Elementary School

  • Oak Harbor Elementary School serves 568 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 47% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 54% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Oak Harbor Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Oak Harbor Elementary School's student population of 568 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students568 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oak Harbor Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,028 schools in Washington (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Oak Harbor Elementary School is 0.64, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#1215 out of 2028 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
21%
23%
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Black
4%
4%
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White
54%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
15%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Oak Harbor Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.640.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oak Harbor Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOak Harbor School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oak Harbor North Whidbey Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 532 students
    0.2 miles
    67 Ne Izett St.
    Oak Harbor, WA 98277
    (360)279-5500
    0.2 6-8 532
  • Oak Harbor Olympic View Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 533 students
    0.5 miles
    380 Ne Regatta Dr.
    Oak Harbor, WA 98277
    (360)279-5150
    0.5 K-5 533
  • Oak Harbor Toddler Learning Center Special Education School
    Grades: PK
    0.6 miles
    950 Se Regatta Dr #101
    Oak Harbor, WA 98277
    (360)679-1039
    0.6 PK n/a
  • Oak Harbor Homeconnection Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 296 students
    0.7 miles
    350 S. Oak Harbor St.
    Oak Harbor, WA 98277
    (360)279-8826
    0.7 K-12 296
  • Oak Harbor Special Education Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 126 students
    0.7 miles
    350 S. Oak Harbor St.
    Oak Harbor, WA 98277
    (360)279-5071
    0.7 PK 126

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