147 Cedar Street
Dedham, MA 02026
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Oakdale serves 285 students in grades 1-5.
Oakdale placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Oakdale's student population of 285 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 1-5
Total Students
285 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Oakdale is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Oakdale is 0.45, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#508 out of 1667 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
20%
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Black
7%
9%
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White
73%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 1-5
  • Students: 285 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.45 (Top 50%)

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