Oceanway School

143 Oceanway Ave
Jacksonville, FL 32218
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 1,041 students in grades 6-8, Oceanway School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 48%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,041 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • : Bottom 50% in FL
  • : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Oceanway School's student population of 1,041 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,041 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Oceanway School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Oceanway School is 0.65, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
#2819 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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34%
48%
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33%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
16:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
36%
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Black
37%
21%
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White
46%
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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0.65
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
2%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Oceanway School's ranking?
Oceanway School is ranked #2819 out of 3,655 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Oceanway School often compared to?
Oceanway Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Highlands Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% FL state average), while 33% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Oceanway School?
1,041 students attend Oceanway School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
46% of Oceanway School students are White, 37% of students are Black, 10% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Oceanway School?
Oceanway School has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Oceanway School offer ?
Oceanway School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Oceanway School part of?
Oceanway School is part of Duval School District.

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Last day of school
May 31, 2024 (Friday)
First day of school
August 12, 2024 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,041 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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