Oakland School For The Arts

Tel: (510)873-8800
  • Oakland School For The Arts serves 742 students in grades 6-12.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Oakland School For The Arts operates within the Oakland Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 742 students has grown by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 742 students
Oakland School For The Arts Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Oakland School For The Arts Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Oakland School For The Arts Total Teachers (2003-2013)
Students by Grade Oakland School For The Arts Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 24:1
Oakland School For The Arts Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2013)
Asian
5%
11%
Oakland School For The Arts Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
14%
54%
Oakland School For The Arts Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
22%
6%
Oakland School For The Arts Black Students (2005-2015)
White
42%
24%
Oakland School For The Arts White Students (2005-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Oakland School For The Arts Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
17%
3%
Oakland School For The Arts Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Oakland School For The Arts All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA 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.
0.73 0.41
Oakland School For The Arts Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
8%
50%
Oakland School For The Arts Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
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.
1%
9%
Oakland School For The Arts Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Oakland Unified School District's student population of 47,749 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,802 in this district is less than the state average of $12,988. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,215 is less than the state average of $12,986. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Oakland Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
120
4
Number of Students Managed 47,749 1,597
Oakland Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $557 MM $21 MM
Oakland Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $577 MM $21 MM
Oakland Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,802 $12,988
Oakland Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,215 $12,986
Oakland Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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