811 E Iron
Salina, KS 67401
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Oakdale Elementary School serves 273 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Oakdale Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 273 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 51%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

School Overview

Oakdale Elementary School's student population of 273 students has declined by 32% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
273 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Oakdale Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Oakdale Elementary School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#887 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
25%
20%
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Black
8%
7%
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White
49%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
17%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Oakdale Elementary School often compared to?

Oakdale Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Ell-saline Elementary School, Stewart Elementary School by visitors of our site.

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

20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% KS state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% KS state average).

How many students attend Oakdale Elementary School?

273 students attend Oakdale Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

49% of Oakdale Elementary School students are White, 25% of students are Hispanic, 17% of students are Two or more races, 8% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Oakdale Elementary School?

Oakdale Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Kansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Oakdale Elementary School offer ?

Oakdale Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5

What school district is Oakdale Elementary School part of?

Oakdale Elementary School is part of Salina School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 273 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 51%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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