Oak View Elementary School

  • Oak View Elementary School serves 384 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Oak View Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Oak View Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • Oak View Elementary School's student population of 384 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students384 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oak View Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Oak View Elementary School is 0.61, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank#193 out of 2239 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
7%
10%
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Hispanic
17%
29%
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Black
10%
15%
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White
59%
44%
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Hawaiian
5%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.610.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBloomfield Township School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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