Oak Park High School

  • Oak Park High School serves 1,509 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Oak Park High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Oak Park High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Oak Park High School's student population of 1,509 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 90 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,509 students
This chart display total students of Oak Park High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Oak Park High School
Total Classroom Teachers90 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Oak Park High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Oak Park High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Oak Park High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,085 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Oak Park High School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank#1353 out of 2085 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Oak Park High School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Oak Park High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oak Park High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Oak Park High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Oak Park High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
14%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Oak Park High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
10%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Oak Park High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
61%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Oak Park High School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
12%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Oak Park High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Oak Park High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.590.47
This chart display the diversity score of Oak Park High School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
96%
90%
This chart display graduation rate of Oak Park High School and public school graduation rate of Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Oak Park High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oak Park High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Kansas City 74 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Oak Park High School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
A generous Michigan teen was growing his hair long to donate to Locks of Love, but was suspended from school as a result. Was this the right cut? We’ll discuss both side of the issue.
A recent ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court bans public school use by churches outside of normal school hours, and we’ll take a look at both sides of this issue.
Learn about whether charter schools or traditional public schools are enjoying better academic performance amongst their students. What do the test results reveal?