17 Kent Street
Oxford, NJ 07863
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Oxford Central School serves 250 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Oxford Central School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 250 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Oxford Central School's student population of 250 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
250 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Oxford Central School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Oxford Central School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1341 out of 2221 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
10%
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Hispanic
6%
31%
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Black
3%
15%
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White
85%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 250 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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