Oakland School for the Arts Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,589
College Readiness Index
24.3
Academic Performance Index
829
Student/Teacher Ratio
25:1
  • 06–12 Grades
  • 619 Students
  • 24 Teachers

Oakland School for the Arts
530 18TH ST
OAKLAND, CA 94612

Phone: (510) 873-8800

District: Oakland Unified School District

Overview

Oakland School for the Arts is ranked 353rd within California. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Oakland School for the Arts is 45 percent. The student body makeup is 33 percent male and 67 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 68 percent. Oakland School for the Arts is 1 of 33 high schools in the Oakland Unified School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1589
State Rank
#353
Charter Rank
#159

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 619
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 68%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 14%
Full-Time Teachers 24

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level coursework (AP®/IB exams).

Academic Performance Index Evaluation Achieves CA goal
College Readiness Index 24.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 06 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School Yes
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 33
Total Students 13,208
Academic Performance Index Evaluation Does not achieve CA goal
College Readiness (district average) 31.1

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Nearby Schools

Oakland School for the Arts is 1 of 33 schools in the Oakland Unified School District.

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