Oakwood High School

1200 Far Hills Ave

Dayton, OH 45419

Tel: (937)297-5325
  • Oakwood High School serves 728 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 61%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 55%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Oakwood High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 29%.
  • Oakwood High School operates within the Oakwood City School District.
  • Oakwood City School District's 95% graduation rate is higher than the Ohio state average of 82%.

Top Placements (Ohio)

Oakwood High School is Listed among the top public schools in Ohio for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 1%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 1%)
  • Graduation Rate Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
  • Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Oakwood High School's student population of 728 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students728 students
Oakwood High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Oakwood High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Oakwood High School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeOakwood High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Oakwood High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 3224 schools in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Oakwood High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
61%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
55%
Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
Oakwood High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
3%
2%
Oakwood High School Asian Students (1992-2016)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Oakwood High School Black Students (1991-2016)
Black
1%
16%
Oakwood High School Black Students (1994-2016)
White
90%
71%
Oakwood High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
3%
5%
Oakwood High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsOakwood High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownOH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.190.24
Oakwood High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate≥95%
82%
Oakwood High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Oakwood High School is Oakwood City School District, which is ranked within the top 1% of all 842 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Oakwood City School District's student population of 2,105 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $11,600 in this district is less than the state average of $12,304. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $11,404 is less than the state average of $11,580. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four school years.
    School District NameOakwood City School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    5
    2
    Number of Students Managed2,105866
    Oakwood City School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    92%
    61%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    86%
    55%
    District Graduation Rate≥95%
    82%
    District Total Revenue$24 MM$11 MM
    District Spending$24 MM$10 MM
    District Revenue / Student$11,600$12,304
    District Spending / Student$11,404$11,580
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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