Oakland Elementary School

551 Highway 81 W
Mcdonough, GA 30253
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Oakland Elementary School serves 665 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Oakland Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia 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 19% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Oakland Elementary School's student population of 665 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students665 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

Oakland Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Oakland Elementary School is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1853 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
19%
15%
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Black
67%
37%
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White
7%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.510.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHenry County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Oakland Elementary School is Excel Academy (3.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Henry County Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wesley Lakes Elementary School (2.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mcdonough Wesley Lakes Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 693 students
    2.1 miles
    685 Mcdonough Pkwy
    Mcdonough, GA 30253
    (770) 914-1889
    2.1 PK-5 693
  • Mcdonough Henry County Middle School Math: 14% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 724 students
    2.4 miles
    166 Holly Smith Dr
    Mcdonough, GA 30253
    (770) 957-3945
    2.4 6-8 724
  • Locust Grove Luella Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 640 students
    3.4 miles
    575 Walker Dr
    Locust Grove, GA 30248
    (770) 288-2035
    3.4 PK-5 640
  • Mcdonough Walnut Creek Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 654 students
    3.7 miles
    3535 Mcdonough Pkwy
    Mcdonough, GA 30253
    (770) 288-8561
    3.7 PK-5 654
  • Mcdonough Excel Academy Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 117 students
    3.8 miles
    330 Tomlinson St
    Mcdonough, GA 30253
    (770) 957-4101
    3.8 6-12 117

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