Oakton Elementary School

  • Oakton Elementary School serves 404 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Oakton Elementary School's student population of 404 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students404 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oakton Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Oakton Elementary School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#1900 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
28%
26%
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Black
37%
17%
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White
26%
49%
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Two or more races
8%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Oakton Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.720.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEvanston CCSD 65 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • Evanston Chute Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 601 students
    0.3 miles
    1400 Oakton St
    Evanston, IL 60202
    (847)859-8600
    0.3 6-8 601
  • Evanston Rice Childrens Center Magnet School
    Grades: 2-8 | 33 students
    0.5 miles
    1101 Washington St
    Evanston, IL 60202
    (847)424-2450
    0.5 2-8 33
  • Evanston Park School Special Education School
    Magnet School
    69 students
    0.6 miles
    828 Main St
    Evanston, IL 60202
    (847)859-8590
    0.6 n/a 69
  • Evanston Dawes Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-5 | 375 students
    0.7 miles
    440 Dodge Ave
    Evanston, IL 60202
    (847)905-3400
    0.7 K-5 375
  • Evanston Washington Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-5 | 545 students
    0.7 miles
    914 Ashland Ave
    Evanston, IL 60202
    (847)905-4900
    0.7 K-5 545

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