Oak Park Elementary School

2230 Government Street
Ocean Springs, MS 39566
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Oak Park Elementary School serves 542 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
Oak Park Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Oak Park Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

Oak Park Elementary School's student population of 542 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students542 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

Oak Park Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Oak Park Elementary School is 0.41, which is less 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
#19 out of 825 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
5%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
4%
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Black
10%
48%
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White
76%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.410.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOcean Springs School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Oak Park Elementary School is Ocean Springs High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is St. Martin Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ocean Springs Upper Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ocean Springs Ocean Springs High School Math: 66% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,860 student
    0.1 miles
    6701 Old Spanish Trail
    Ocean Springs, MS 39566
    (228) 875-0333
    0.1 9-12 1,860
  • Ocean Springs Ocean Springs Upper Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 4-6 | 1,404 student
    0.1 miles
    2320 Government Street
    Ocean Springs, MS 39566
    (228) 875-4367
    0.1 4-6 1,404
  • Ocean Springs Keys Vocational Center Vocational School

    0.4 miles
    6710 Old Spanish Trail
    Ocean Springs, MS 39566
    (228) 872-3411
    0.4 n/a n/a
  • Ocean Springs Pecan Park Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-3 | 566 students
    0.9 miles
    504 Hanley Road
    Ocean Springs, MS 39566
    (228) 875-2851
    0.9 K-3 566
  • Ocean Springs St Martin High School Math: 43% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,303 student
    1.6 miles
    11300 Yellow Jacket Blvd.
    Ocean Springs, MS 39564
    (228) 875-8418
    1.6 9-12 1,303

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