Sunset School

Sunset School serves 462 students in grades 4-7.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the OR average of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Sunset School operates within the Coos Bay 9 School District.

Overview

The student population of 462 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 4-7
Total Students 462 students
Sunset School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Sunset School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Sunset School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 20:1
Sunset School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
6%
2%
Sunset School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
1%
4%
Sunset School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
17%
21%
Sunset School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
3%
Sunset School Black (1988-2012)
White
66%
65%
Sunset School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Sunset School Sch Ethnicity Sunset School 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.
0.53 0.70
Sunset School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
71%
44%
Sunset School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
10%
7%
Sunset School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,167 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
School District Name Coos Bay 9 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,167 805
Coos Bay   9 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $33 MM $9 MM
District Spending $34 MM $9 MM
Coos Bay   9 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,266 $11,034
Coos Bay   9 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,545 $11,196
Coos Bay   9 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 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 Students Grades
  • Coos Bay Madison Elementary School
    400 Madison St
    Coos Bay , OR , 97420
    (541)888-1218
    0.2  mi  |  428  students  |  Gr.  KG-3
  • North Bend North Bend Senior High School
    2323 Pacific Ave
    North Bend , OR , 97459
    (541)756-8328
    2  mi  |  444  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • North Bend Oregon Coast Technology School
    Charter School
    2323 Pacific Ave
    North Bend , OR , 97459
    (541)756-8341
    Charter School
    2  mi  |  458  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • North Bend North Bend Middle School
    1500 16th St
    North Bend , OR , 97459
    (541)756-8341
    2.1  mi  |  360  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • North Bend Hillcrest Elementary School
    1100 Main St
    North Bend , OR , 97459
    (541)756-8348
    2.5  mi  |  567  students  |  Gr.  KG-4

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Did You Know?
Coos 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 0.07, which is lower than the Oregon average of 0.7. The most diverse school district in Coos County is Berlin School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Oregon or national school diversity statistics.