Oak Park Elementary School



Oak Park Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Oak Park Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 39
K 119
1 102
2 86
3 93
4 70
5 67
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Oak Park Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Laurel, MS in the Laurel School District. It enrolls 576 students in grades 1st through 12th. Oak Park Elementary School is the 163rd largest public school in Mississippi and the 15,356th largest nationally. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 576
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.67

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Oak Park Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 302
(52%)
1,271
(52%)
 Female 274
(48%)
1,175
(48%)

Oak Park Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 566
(98%)
2,077
(85%)
 White 6
(1%)
90
(4%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
29
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
240
(10%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Oak Park Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 576
(100%)
2,446
(100%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 509 ranked schools in Mississippi, Oak Park Elementary School is ranked 66th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Oak Park Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 77.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Oak Park Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 635
2006 643
2007 584
2008 593
2009 525
2010 456
2011 456
2012 509
2013 528
2014 564
2015 576

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 15.3
2007 13
2008 13.6
2009 13.8
2010 12.4
2011 13.3
2012 20.4
2013 21.3
2014 16
2015 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.95275590551181
2006 0.97978227060653
2007 0.9708904109589
2008 0.98482293423272
2009 0.97904761904762
2010 0.95614035087719
2011 0.98245614035088
2012 0.97642436149312
2013 0.97537878787879
2014 1
2015 1

Compare Oak Park Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 77.0%
 
This School 100.0%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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