12900 N 71st Ave
Peoria, AZ 85381
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Oakwood Elementary School serves 914 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Oakwood Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Oakwood Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

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School Overview

Oakwood Elementary School's student population of 914 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
914 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
First Day of School
August 10, 2022 (Wednesday)
First Day of School
August 10, 2022 (Wednesday)
Fall Break - All Schools and Offices Closed
November 21, 2022 (Monday)
Fall Break - No School
November 21, 2022 (Monday)
Last Day of Semester
December 23, 2022 (Friday)

School Rankings

Oakwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Oakwood Elementary School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#371 out of 2120 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
5%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
29%
46%
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Black
3%
6%
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White
59%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 914 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.57

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