River Oaks Elementary School

River Oaks Elementary School serves 393 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
River Oaks Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

River Oaks Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

River Oaks Elementary School's student population of 393 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students393 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of River Oaks Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

River Oaks Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of River Oaks Elementary School is 0.23, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1327 out of 3119 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
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American Indian
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1%
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
11%
18%
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White
87%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score
0.230.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDearborn City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to River Oaks Elementary School is Clara B Ford Academy Sda (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dearborn Heights Clara B Ford Academy Sda Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-12 | 135 students
    0.5 miles
    20651 West Warren St
    Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
    (313) 436-0020
    0.5 5-12 135
  • Dearborn The Dearborn Academy Charter School
    Math: 19% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 497 students
    0.5 miles
    19310 Ford Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128
    (313) 982-1300
    0.5 PK-8 497
  • Dearborn Heights Vista Meadows Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 118 students
    0.5 miles
    20651 West Warren St
    Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
    (313) 240-4347
    0.5 K-12 118
  • Westland American International Academy Elementary School Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 297 students
    0.6 miles
    300 Henry Ruff Road
    Westland, MI 48186
    (734) 713-5525
    0.6 K-5 297
  • Detroit Detroit Leadership Academy Middlehigh Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 401 students
    0.6 miles
    5845 Auburn St
    Detroit, MI 48228
    (313) 769-2015
    0.6 6-12 401

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