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Oregon Public Schools

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Overview

Public Schools Overview Oregon School Districts by City
Number Of Students 575,500
Number Of Oregon Schools 1,246
Number Of Oregon School Districts 201
Spending Per Student $10,734

State Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Reading/English Language Arts Tests

Reading/English Language Arts Tests Reading Proficiency
3rd Grade 45.4164563287679
4th Grade 47.6754770370938
5th Grade 53.0958310516458
6th Grade 51.7061885182271
7th Grade 55.4594345653337
8th Grade 54.6852696144631
11th Grade 68.7615016336903

Math Test

Math Tests Math Proficiency
3rd Grade 45.9416648666727
4th Grade 43.3522145082704
5th Grade 39.1434502431773
6th Grade 39.449583974702
7th Grade 42.3539846130249
8th Grade 40.9173238903738
11th Grade 33.5605218747982

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This State Nation
White (non-hispanic) 67.7% 51.5%
Black 2.5% 16.2%
Hispanic 24.0% 26.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.2% 5.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.5% 1.0%
Special Needs Groups This State Nation
Economically Disadvantaged 49.0% 47.6%
English Language Learners 9.2% 9.2%
Students With Disabilities 14.6% 12.9%

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR STATE 20.06
AVG FOR NATION 16.54

Oregon Education Environment

Population State Nation
Population 4,093,465 323,127,513
Population Density (per sq. mile) 42 90
Population distribution by age STATE NATION
4 Years Old And Below 5.8% 6.2%
5-19 Years Old 18.3% 19.6%
20-44 Years Old 33.5% 33.5%
45-64 Years Old 26.5% 26.2%
65 Or Older 15.9% 14.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS STATE NATION
Number Of Households 1,545,745 116,495,918
Single Parent Households With Children 9.6% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.0% 86.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 31.4% 30.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION STATE NATION
$150,000 or more 8.7% 11.2%
$100,000 - $149,000 13.0% 13.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.7% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.6% 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.0% 18.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.9% 15.1%
$15,000 or less 12.0% 12.1%

Education Expenditures

For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,458 $3,141,362,582 50.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $596 $343,105,785 5.6%
Staff $328 $188,577,711 3.1%
General Administration $121 $69,583,742 1.1%
School Administration $631 $363,313,978 5.9%
Operation $804 $462,839,063 7.5%
Transportation $468 $269,313,592 4.4%
Other $540 $310,733,919 5.0%
Total Support $3,488 $2,007,413,236 32.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,787 $1,028,554,927 16.7%
Total Expenditures $10,734 $6,177,367,306 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%