Oak Grove Accelerated School

3/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
1
Grades
PK-6
Students
279
Type
Public
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Academics
2/10
Test scores
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Very concerning:

Test scores at this school fall far below the state average. This means that students at this school are not performing at grade level.


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Math
10%
State avg: 29%
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English
12%
State avg: 37%
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4/10
Student progress

A worrisome sign:

Students at this school are making less academic progress given where they were last year, compared to other students in the state.

Depending on the school's test scores, student progress (also known as student growth) means different things.

Low progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point and falling farther behind their peers.

Low progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills but that the school is not contributing to student learning as much as many schools in the state.


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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to improve its programs.

Equity
Environment
Students
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White
42%
Black
38%
Two or more races
17%
Hispanic
3%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Asian
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
15 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
13%
State avg: 12%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 99%
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Neighborhood
2160 West Center St
Decatur, IL 62526
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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