Oregon Connections Academy

38761 North Main St,

Scio, OR, 97374-9502

Tel: (503)394-4315
Grades: KG-12

2,857 students

Oregon Connections Academy serves 2,857 students in grades KG-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 38:1 is higher than the OR average of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Oregon Connections Academy operates within the Scio 95 School District.

Overview

The student population of 2857 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 2,857 students
Oregon Connections Academy Total Students (2007-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
Oregon Connections Academy Total Classroom Teachers (2007-2012)
Students by Grade Oregon Connections Academy Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 38:1 has decreased from 39:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 38:1 20:1
Oregon Connections Academy Student : Teacher Ratio (2007-2012)
American Indian
1%
2%
Oregon Connections Academy American Indian (2007-2012)
Asian
1%
4%
Oregon Connections Academy Asian (2007-2012)
Hispanic
8%
21%
Oregon Connections Academy Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
1%
3%
Oregon Connections Academy Black (2007-2012)
White
80%
65%
Oregon Connections Academy White (2007-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Oregon Connections Academy Sch Ethnicity Oregon Connections Academy Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.35 0.36
Oregon Connections Academy Diversity Score (2007-2012)
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.
n/a 44%
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.
n/a 7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,609 students has grown by 13% over five years.
School District Name Scio 95 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 3,609 805
Scio   95 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $21 MM $9 MM
Scio   95 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $20 MM $9 MM
Scio   95 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $6,470 $11,034
Scio   95 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $6,215 $11,196
Scio   95 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Scio High School (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Scio Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Centennial Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Scio Centennial Elementary School
    38875 Nw First Ave
    Scio , OR , 97374
    (503)394-3265
    0.1  mi  |  289  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Scio Scio Middle School
    38875 Nw First Ave
    Scio , OR , 97374
    (503)394-3271
    0.1  mi  |  177  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Scio Scio High School
    38875 Nw First Ave
    Scio , OR , 97374
    (503)394-3276
    0.1  mi  |  238  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Stayton Stayton High School
    757 West Locust St
    Stayton , OR , 97383
    (503)769-2171
    7.1  mi  |  757  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Stayton Stayton Elementary School
    875 North 3rd
    Stayton , OR , 97383
    (503)769-2336
    7.2  mi  |  442  students  |  Gr.  KG-3

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Linn County, OR public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.25, which is lower than the Oregon average of 0.36. The most diverse school district in Linn County is Cedar Rapids Community School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Oregon or national school diversity statistics.