Mt Pleasant Elementary School

1232 Linn Ave,

Oregon City, OR, 97045-3637

Tel: (503)785-8700
Grades: KG-6

403 students

Mt Pleasant Elementary School serves 403 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the OR average of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Mt Pleasant Elementary School operates within the Oregon City 62 School District.

Overview

The student population of 403 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 403 students
Mt Pleasant Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Mt Pleasant Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Mt Pleasant Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 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 23:1 20:1
Mt Pleasant Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
n/a
4%
Mt Pleasant Elementary School Asian (1988-2009)
Hispanic
15%
21%
Mt Pleasant Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
3%
Mt Pleasant Elementary School Black (1990-2011)
White
79%
65%
Mt Pleasant 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.
0.35 0.53
Mt Pleasant 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.
53%
44%
Mt Pleasant 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.
5%
7%
Mt Pleasant Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,329 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Oregon City 62 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
3
Number of Students Managed 8,329 778
District Total Revenue $78 MM $9 MM
Oregon City   62 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $80 MM $9 MM
Oregon City   62 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,480 $11,034
Oregon City   62 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,728 $11,196
Oregon City   62 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 Oregon City Service Learning Academy (1.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Gardiner Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is King Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Oregon City Gardiner Middle School
    180 Ethel St
    Oregon City , OR , 97045
    (503)785-8200
    0.2  mi  |  623  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Oregon City King Elementary School
    995 South End Rd
    Oregon City , OR , 97045
    (503)785-8250
    0.9  mi  |  375  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Oregon City Gaffney Lane Elementary School
    13521 South Gaffney Ln
    Oregon City , OR , 97045
    (503)785-8600
    1.2  mi  |  570  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Oregon City John Mcloughlin Elementary School
    19230 South End Rd
    Oregon City , OR , 97045
    (503)785-8650
    1.4  mi  |  557  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Oregon City Oregon City Service Learning Academy
    Charter School
    1306 12th St
    Oregon City , OR , 97045
    (503)785-8445
    Charter School
    1.4  mi  |  102  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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