4901 Alburnett Road
Marion, IA 52302
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Oak Ridge School serves 542 students in grades 7-8.
Oak Ridge School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 86% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 69%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 86% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 68%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 26% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 542 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in IA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 86% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 86% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Oak Ridge School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Oak Ridge School's student population of 542 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
542 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

Oak Ridge School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,227 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Oak Ridge School is 0.48, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#81 out of 1227 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
69%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
11%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
8%
7%
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White
71%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.48
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Oak Ridge School's ranking?

Oak Ridge School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 10%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

86% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 69% IA state average), while 86% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 68% IA state average).

How many students attend Oak Ridge School?

542 students attend Oak Ridge School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

71% of Oak Ridge School students are White, 11% of students are Asian, 8% of students are Black, 5% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Oak Ridge School?

Oak Ridge School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Iowa state average of 14:1.

What grades does Oak Ridge School offer ?

Oak Ridge School offers enrollment in grades 7-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 542 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 86% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 86% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IA Dept. of Education

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