Oakland High School

  • Oakland High School serves 1,983 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
  • Oakland High School operates within the Rutherford County School District.
  • Rutherford County School District's 91% graduation rate is higher than the TN state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1983 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 116 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,983 students
Oakland High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Oakland High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers116 teachers
Oakland High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeOakland High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
Oakland High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
3%
2%
Oakland High School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
10%
8%
Oakland High School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
26%
22%
Oakland High School Black Students (1989-2015)
White
60%
65%
Oakland High School White Students (1989-2015)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Oakland High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsOakland High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.570.53
Oakland High School Diversity Score (1989-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Oakland High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Oakland High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

  • Rutherford County School District's student population of 41,893 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 83% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,133 in this district is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has declined by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $7,502 is less than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District NameRutherford County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
47
8
Number of Students Managed41,8933,513
Rutherford County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate91%83%
Rutherford County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$288 MM$30 MM
Rutherford County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$303 MM$29 MM
Rutherford County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$7,133$8,707
Rutherford County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$7,502$8,563
Rutherford County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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    0.3 miles
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    0.4 miles
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    Grades: 6-12 | 46 students
    1.8 miles
    2623 Halls Hill Pk
    MurfreesboroTN 37130
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    1.86-1246
  • Murfreesboro Discovery SchoolMagnet School
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    2.1 miles
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    MurfreesboroTN 37130
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    2.1PK-6411
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    2.5 miles
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    MurfreesboroTN 37129
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    2.5PK-6610

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