Oakdale Elementary School

3834 21st St
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Oakdale Elementary School serves 314 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Oakdale Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

Oakdale Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Oakdale Elementary School's student population of 314 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students314 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Oakdale Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Oakdale Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Oakdale Elementary School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1018 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
98%
33%
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White
n/a
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.040.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Oakdale Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oakdale Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTuscaloosa City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Oakdale Elementary School is Sprayberry Education Center (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Westlawn Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Martin L King Junior Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tuscaloosa Martin L King Junior Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 436 students
    1.3 miles
    2430 Martin L King Jr Blvd
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
    (205) 759-3619
    1.3 PK-5 436
  • Tuscaloosa Westlawn Middle School Math: 10% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 389 students
    1.3 miles
    1715 Martin L King Jr Blvd
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
    (205) 759-3673
    1.3 6-8 389
  • Tuscaloosa Central Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 340 students
    1.6 miles
    1510 Dinah Washington Ave
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
    (205) 759-3570
    1.6 PK-5 340
  • Northport Collinsriverside Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 545 students
    2.6 miles
    1400 3rd St
    Northport, AL 35476
    (205) 342-2680
    2.6 6-8 545
  • Northport Matthews Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 493 students
    2.7 miles
    1225 Rice Mine Road
    Northport, AL 35476
    (205) 342-2654
    2.7 K-5 493

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