Oxford High School

  • Oxford High School serves 1,279 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 22% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 37% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Oxford High School's student population of 1,279 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,279 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oxford High School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Oxford High School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#814 out of 1,264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
9%
7%
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Black
28%
33%
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White
61%
55%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Oxford High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.550.34
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Graduation Rate
94%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oxford High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOxford City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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