Childs Way Charter School

37895 Row River Rd

Dorena, OR 97434-0042

Tel: (541)946-1821
Grades 6-12
46 students
Childs Way Charter School serves 46 students in grades 6 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the OR average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Childs Way Charter School operates within the South Lane 45j3 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 46 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 46 students
Childs Way Charter School Total Students (2007-2014)
Gender % Childs Way Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Childs Way Charter School Total Teachers (2007-2014)
Students by Grade Childs Way Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 22:1
Childs Way Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2014)
American Indian
19%
2%
Childs Way Charter School American Indian Students (2007-2014)
Hispanic
15%
22%
Childs Way Charter School Black Students (2009-2014)
White
66%
64%
Childs Way Charter School White Students (2007-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Childs Way Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown OR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.51 0.37
Childs Way Charter School Diversity Score (2007-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
82%
44%
Childs Way Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
7%
Childs Way Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,886 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,508 is less than the state average of $10,566. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,715 is higher than the state average of $10,394. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name South Lane 45j3 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 2,886 795
South Lane   45j3 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $9 MM
South Lane   45j3 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $30 MM $9 MM
South Lane   45j3 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,508 $10,566
South Lane   45j3 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,715 $10,394
South Lane   45j3 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Al Kennedy Alternative High School (12.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lincoln Middle School (12.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dorena School (3.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DorenaDorena School
    3.2 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 99 students37141 Row River Rd
    DorenaOR 97434
    (541)946-1506
    3.2KG-899
  • Cottage GroveLatham Elementary School
    12.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 141 students32112 Latham Rd
    Cottage GroveOR 97424
    (541)942-0147
    12.2KG-5141
  • Cottage GroveAl Kennedy Alternative High School
    Alternative School
    12.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 75 students1310 South 8th
    Cottage GroveOR 97424
    (541)942-1962
    12.49-1275
  • Cottage GroveHarrison Elementary School
    12.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 395 students1000 South 10th
    Cottage GroveOR 97424
    (541)942-3389
    12.4KG-5395
  • Cottage GroveLondon School
    12.4 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 93 students73288 London Rd
    Cottage GroveOR 97424
    (541)942-0183
    12.4KG-893

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