Oakland Elementary School

  • Oakland Elementary School serves 279 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Oakland Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Oakland Elementary School's student population of 279 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students279 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Oakland Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oakland Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Oakland Elementary School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank#1282 out of 3119 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
14%
18%
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White
64%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Oakland Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.550.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oakland Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoyal Oak Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Oakland Elementary School is Edison Max Day Treatment (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ferndale Edison Max Day Treatment Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 57 students
    0.6 miles
    1700 Shevlin St
    Ferndale, MI 48220
    (248) 658-5400
    0.6 K-12 57
  • Ferndale Jardon Vocational School Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school | 29 students
    0.8 miles
    2200 Woodward Hts
    Ferndale, MI 48220
    (248) 658-5950
    0.8 Inquire with school 29
  • Madison Heights Madison Virtual Academy
    Grades: K-12 | 186 students
    0.8 miles
    26524 John R Road
    Madison Heights, MI 48071
    (248) 399-7800
    0.8 K-12 186
  • Ferndale Webb Elementary School
    Grades: PK-12 | 369 students
    0.8 miles
    2100 Woodward Hts
    Ferndale, MI 48220
    (248) 658-5902
    0.8 PK-12 369
  • Madison Heights Wilkinson Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 212 students
    0.8 miles
    26524 John R Rd
    Madison Heights, MI 48071
    (248) 399-0455
    0.8 6-8 212

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