Sunset School

Sunset School serves 465 students in grades 4-7.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is equal to the OR average of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 35%.
Sunset School operates within the Coos Bay 9 School District.

Overview

The student population of 465 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 4-7
Total Students 465 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 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 20:1 20:1
American Indian
6%
2%
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
18%
21%
White
65%
65%
Two or more races
10%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.54 0.37
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.
72%
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.
11%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,437 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,266 is less than the state average of $11,034. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,545 is less than the state average of $11,196. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Coos Bay 9 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,437 751
District Total Revenue $33 MM $9 MM
District Spending $34 MM $9 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,266 $11,034
District Spending / Student $9,545 $11,196
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is North Bend Senior High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oregon Coast Technology School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Madison Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Coos BayMadison Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    400 Madison St
    Coos BayOR 97420
    (541)888-1218
    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-3 | 423 students                      
  • North BendNorth Bend Senior High School
    2323 Pacific Ave
    North BendOR 97459
    (541)756-8328
    2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 447 students                      
  • North BendOregon Coast Technology School
    Charter School
    2323 Pacific Ave
    North BendOR 97459
    (541)756-8341
    Charter School

    2 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 460 students                      
  • North BendNorth Bend Middle School
    1500 16th St
    North BendOR 97459
    (541)756-8341
    2.1 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 375 students                      
  • North BendHillcrest Elementary School
    1100 Main St
    North BendOR 97459
    (541)756-8348
    2.5 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 548 students                      

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