Oakview Elementary is located at 2911 Yaeger Rd, St. Louis, Missouri. The school is a member of the Mehlville School District, which serves the communities of Mehlville, Oakville, Concord and Lemay.
The Character Education Partnership named Oakview Elementary a National School of Character in 2014. Additionally, the school was a winner of five Promising Practices awards for Character Education efforts. The Mehlville School District has one early childhood center, 10 elementary schools, four middle schools and two high schools. The State Board of Education has recognized the district, and the district has won Missouri's Distinction in Performance award for the last six years.