Taft High School

Taft High School serves 665 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than 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%.
Taft High School operates within the Lincoln County School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is equal to the OR state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 665 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 665 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Students by Grade Taft High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is more 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 24:1 20:1
American Indian
5%
2%
Hispanic
15%
21%
White
70%
65%
All Ethnic Groups Taft High School Sch Ethnicity Taft High 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.
0.48 0.36
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.
57%
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.
8%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,137 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Lincoln County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
3
Number of Students Managed 6,137 805
Graduation Rate 80% 80%
Lincoln County   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $58 MM $9 MM
Lincoln County   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $58 MM $9 MM
Lincoln County   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,784 $11,034
Lincoln County   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,802 $11,196
Lincoln County   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Lincoln City Career Technical High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Newport Preparatory Academy (20.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Taft Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lincoln CityTaft Elementary School
    4040 High School Dr
    Lincoln CityOR 97367
    (541)996-2136
    0.2 mi | 422 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Lincoln CityLincoln City Career Technical High School
    Charter School
    801 Sw Hwy 101
    Lincoln CityOR 97367
    (541)996-5534
    Charter School

    1.6 mi | 63 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Lincoln CityOceanlake Elementary School
    2420 Ne 22nd St
    Lincoln CityOR 97367
    (541)994-5296
    3.1 mi | 401 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • SiletzSiletz Valley Early College Academy
    Charter School
    245 James Frank Ave Nw
    SiletzOR 97380
    (541)444-1100
    Charter School

    15.5 mi | 81 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SiletzSiletz Valley School
    Charter School
    245 James Frank Ave Nw
    SiletzOR 97380
    (541)444-1100
    Charter School

    15.5 mi | 202 students | Gr. KG-8                      

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Did You Know?
Lincoln 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 0.39, which is higher than the Oregon average of 0.36. The most diverse school district in Lincoln County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Oregon or national school diversity statistics.