Oak Lawn School

  • Oak Lawn School serves 205 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Oak Lawn School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 42%.

Top Placements

Oak Lawn School places among the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island for:

School Overview

  • Oak Lawn School's student population of 205 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students205 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oak Lawn School is ranked within the top 50% of all 282 schools in Rhode Island (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Oak Lawn School is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#94 out of 282 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Oak Lawn School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Oak Lawn School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Oak Lawn School and the percentage of Black public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
86%
58%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Oak Lawn School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score0.260.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Oak Lawn School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oak Lawn School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCranston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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