Oxhead Road School

144 Oxhead Rd
Centereach, NY 11720
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Oxhead Road School serves 411 students in grades 1-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Oxhead Road School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Oxhead Road School's student population of 411 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students411 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Oxhead Road School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Oxhead Road School is 0.58, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#3072 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
9%
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Hispanic
36%
27%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
54%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.580.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMiddle Country Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Oxhead Road School is Centereach High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Dawnwood Middle School (0.4 miles away)
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