Oakman High School

Tel: (205)622-3381
Grades 9-12
293 students
Oakman High School serves 293 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Oakman High School operates within the Walker County School District.
Walker County School District's 74% graduation rate is equal to the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

The student population of 293 students has grown by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 293 students
Oakman High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Oakman High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Oakman High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Oakman High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Oakman High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Black
4%
34%
Oakman High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
96%
57%
Oakman High School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.08 0.32
Oakman High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
42%
52%
Oakman High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
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.
12%
6%
Oakman High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Walker County School District's student population of 8,073 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has increased from 70% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,564 in this district is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has declined by 14% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,213 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Walker County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
7
Number of Students Managed 8,073 3,026
Walker County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 74% 74%
Walker County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $81 MM $30 MM
Walker County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $86 MM $30 MM
Walker County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,564 $10,181
Walker County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,213 $10,301
Walker County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Parrish High School (7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Maddox Middle School (10.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oakman Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • OakmanOakman Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 648 students
    0.3 miles
    142 School St
    OakmanAL 35579
    (205)622-3611
    0.3PK-8648
  • ParrishParrish Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 245 students
    6.4 miles
    95 Engel St
    ParrishAL 35580
    (205)686-5061
    6.4PK-6245
  • ParrishParrish High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 238 students
    7 miles
    35 Tornado Alley
    ParrishAL 35580
    (205)686-7701
    77-12238
  • TownleyTownley Junior High School
    Grades: KG-8
    8.2 miles
    62 Townley School Rd
    TownleyAL 35587
    (205)924-8424
    8.2KG-8n/a
  • JasperWest Jasper Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 269 students
    9.8 miles
    1400 West 19th St
    JasperAL 35501
    (205)384-4311
    9.8PK-5269

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