Stearns Elementary School

Stearns Elementary School serves 324 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is equal to the OR average of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Stearns Elementary School operates within the Klamath County School District.

Overview

The student population of 324 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 324 students
Stearns Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Stearns Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Stearns Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 20:1
Stearns Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
8%
2%
Stearns Elementary School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
4%
Stearns Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
19%
21%
Stearns Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
3%
Stearns Elementary School Black (1988-2011)
White
70%
65%
Stearns Elementary School White (1988-2012)
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.
0.47 0.53
Stearns Elementary 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.
85%
44%
Stearns Elementary 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.
8%
7%
Stearns Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,860 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Klamath County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
3
Number of Students Managed 5,860 778
District Total Revenue $62 MM $9 MM
District Spending $63 MM $9 MM
Klamath County   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,036 $11,034
Klamath County   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,159 $11,196
Klamath County   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 Mazama High School (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Brixner Junior High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Peterson Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Klamath Falls Mazama High School
    3009 Summers Ln
    Klamath Falls , OR , 97603
    (541)883-5024
    0.5  mi  |  783  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Klamath Falls Peterson Elementary School
    4856 Clinton Ave
    Klamath Falls , OR , 97603
    (541)883-5058
    0.7  mi  |  556  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Klamath Falls Ferguson Elementary School
    2901 Homedale Rd
    Klamath Falls , OR , 97603
    (541)883-5036
    1.1  mi  |  454  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Klamath Falls Brixner Junior High School
    4727 Homedale Rd
    Klamath Falls , OR , 97603
    (541)883-5025
    1.2  mi  |  357  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Klamath Falls Shasta Elementary School
    1951 Madison St
    Klamath Falls , OR , 97603
    (541)883-5060
    1.7  mi  |  514  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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