Oak Hill Elementary School

  • Oak Hill Elementary School serves 443 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Oak Hill Elementary School operates within the Burke County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 443 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 443 students
Oak Hill Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Oak Hill Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Oak Hill Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Oak Hill Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.47 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Oak Hill Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Oak Hill Elementary School American Indian Students (1997-1998)
Asian
1%
3%
Oak Hill Elementary School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
4%
16%
Oak Hill Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
12%
26%
Oak Hill Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
71%
50%
Oak Hill Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Oak Hill Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
12%
4%
Oak Hill Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.47 0.45
Oak Hill Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Oak Hill Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Oak Hill Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

  • Burke County s School District's student population of 12,984 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,223 in this district is less than the state average of $15,636. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,716 is less than the state average of $15,099. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Burke County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
1
Number of Students Managed 12,984 912
Burke County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $110 MM $14 MM
Burke County s School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $116 MM $14 MM
Burke County s School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $8,223 $15,636
Burke County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $8,716 $15,099
Burke County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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