Oakland Education Center

  • Oakland Education Center serves 52 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Oakland Education Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Oakland Education Center's student population of 52 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students52 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oakland Education Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Oakland Education Center is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank#1667 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:116:1
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
17%
9%
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Black
12%
11%
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White
63%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Oakland Education Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.560.54
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Graduation Rate<50%
83%
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oakland Education Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAustin Albert Lea Area Special Educ School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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