Oakman Middle School

142 School St
Oakman, AL 35579
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Oakman Middle School serves 709 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Oakman Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama 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 33% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Oakman Middle School's student population of 709 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students709 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Oakman Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Oakman Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Oakman Middle School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#862 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
5%
33%
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White
92%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.150.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oakman Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWalker County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Oakman Middle School is Oakman High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jasper Junior High School (11.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Parrish Elementary School (6.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oakman Oakman High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 392 students
    0.3 miles
    10699 Main St
    Oakman, AL 35579
    (205) 622-3381
    0.3 9-12 392
  • Parrish Parrish Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 217 students
    6.3 miles
    95 Engle St
    Parrish, AL 35580
    (205) 686-5061
    6.3 PK-6 217
  • Jasper Maddox Intermediate School Math: 54% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 4-6 | 618 students
    10.2 miles
    201 Panther Trail
    Jasper, AL 35501
    (205) 384-3235
    10.2 4-6 618
  • Jasper Memorial Park Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 2-3 | 431 students
    10.3 miles
    800 10th Ave
    Jasper, AL 35501
    (205) 384-6461
    10.3 2-3 431
  • Jasper T R Simmons Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 460 students
    10.5 miles
    1001 Viking Dr
    Jasper, AL 35501
    (205) 387-2535
    10.5 PK-1 460

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