Oxford Elementary School

  • Oxford Elementary School serves 633 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Oxford Elementary School operates within the Catawba County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 633 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 633 students
Oxford Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Oxford Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Oxford Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Oxford Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Oxford Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
11%
3%
Oxford Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2015)
Hispanic
12%
16%
Oxford Elementary School Black Students (1993-2015)
Black
2%
26%
Oxford Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
72%
50%
Oxford Elementary School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Oxford Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Oxford Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.46 0.45
Oxford Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Oxford Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Oxford Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Catawba County s School District's student population of 16,879 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,100 in this district is less than the state average of $15,636. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,208 is less than the state average of $15,099. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Catawba County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
1
Number of Students Managed 16,879 912
Catawba County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $140 MM $14 MM
Catawba County s School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $142 MM $14 MM
Catawba County s School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $8,100 $15,636
Catawba County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $8,208 $15,099
Catawba County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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