Oakbrook Elementary School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
306 Old Fort Drive
Ladson, SC 29456
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Oakbrook Elementary School serves 711 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Oakbrook Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Oakbrook Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

Oakbrook Elementary School's student population of 711 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students711 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

Oakbrook Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,142 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Oakbrook Elementary School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#404 out of 1142 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
9%
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Black
35%
34%
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White
48%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.640.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDorchester 02 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Oakbrook Elementary School is Fort Dorchester High School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Oakbrook Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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School Reviews

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Oakbrook Elementary School continues to rank high among Dorchester 2 Schools. Music, Art and Dance are offered at all grade levels. The administration at Oakbrook Elementary School actively encourages parental involvement at all levels. In the 3 years that my son has attended Oakbrook, the facilities have continually been upgraded and security is a high priority. This is a great choice for anyone considering moving to the area.
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