Oak Forest Elementary



Oak Forest Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Oak Forest Elementary Students by Grade
PK 30
K 129
1 132
2 139
3 144
4 118
5 126
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Oak Forest Elementary is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Houston Independent School District. It enrolls 818 students in grades 1st through 12th. Oak Forest Elementary is the 512th largest public school in Texas and the 3,932nd largest nationally. It has 17.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 818
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 47.49
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,932nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 512th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,906th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 782nd out of 4,778

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Oak Forest Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 417
(51%)
84,767
(51%)
 Female 401
(49%)
82,642
(49%)

Oak Forest Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 357
(44%)
14,735
(9%)
 Hispanic 352
(43%)
104,021
(62%)
 Black 50
(6%)
40,163
(24%)
 Two or More 38
(5%)
1,759
(1%)
 Asian 20
(2%)
6,226
(4%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
375
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
130
(0%)

Oak Forest Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 550
(67%)
37,331
(22%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 268
(33%)
130,078
(78%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Oak Forest Elementary is ranked 2,792nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Oak Forest Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (32.8%) is significantly lower than the state average of 62.2%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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 Forest Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 800
2006 769
2007 734
2008 757
2009 774
2010 760
2011 761
2012 782
2013 818
2014 809
2015 818

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.2
2006 17.5
2007 16.3
2008 16.8
2009 17.2
2010 16.9
2011 17.3
2012 17.4
2013 17.4
2014 17.6
2015 17.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.41625
2006 0.35500650195059
2007 0.33106267029973
2008 0.35402906208719
2009 0.32945736434109
2010 0.275
2011 0.28515111695138
2012 0.39002557544757
2013 0.40953545232274
2014 0.39307787391842
2015 0.32762836185819

Compare Oak Forest Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,720.0% 17.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 32.8%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 

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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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