Oak Park Independent

  • Oak Park Independent serves 221 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Oak Park Independent's student population of 221 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students221 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oak Park Independent's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Oak Park Independent is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#2219 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
11%
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Hispanic
15%
54%
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Black
6%
6%
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White
67%
24%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Oak Park Independent.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.520.41
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Graduation Rate80-89%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
49%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOak Park Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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