Oxford Central School

17 Kent Street
Oxford, NJ 07863
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Oxford Central School serves 281 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 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 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Oxford Central School's student population of 281 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students281 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Rankings

Oxford Central School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Oxford Central School is 0.15, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1169 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
40-44%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
50-54%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
5%
29%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
92%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.150.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOxford Township School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Oxford Central School is Warren Hills Regional High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Warren Hills Regional Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brass Castle School (2.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Washington Warren Hills Regional High School Math: 28% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,220 student
    2.3 miles
    41 Jackson Valley Road
    Washington, NJ 07882
    (908) 689-3050
    2.3 9-12 1,220
  • Oxford Warren Rgc Alternative School

    2.5 miles
    509 Brass Castle Road
    Oxford, NJ 07863
    (908) 453-2032
    2.5 n/a n/a
  • Washington Warren Hills Regional Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 586 students
    2.8 miles
    64 66 Carlton Avenue
    Washington, NJ 07882
    (908) 689-0750
    2.8 7-8 586
  • Washington Brass Castle School Math: 62% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 4-6 | 286 students
    2.9 miles
    16 Castle Street
    Washington, NJ 07882
    (908) 689-1188
    2.9 4-6 286
  • Washington Taylor Street Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 182 students
    3.0 miles
    16 24 Taylor Street
    Washington, NJ 07882
    (908) 689-0091
    3 PK-2 182

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