Sweet Home Junior High School

Sweet Home Junior High School serves 373 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the OR average of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Sweet Home Junior High School operates within the Sweet Home 55 School District.

Overview

The student population of 373 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 373 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Students by Grade Sweet Home Junior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less 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 19:1 20:1
American Indian
1%
2%
Hispanic
4%
21%
Black
1%
3%
White
89%
65%
All Ethnic Groups Sweet Home Junior High School Sch Ethnicity Sweet Home Junior 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.
0.21 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%
Sweet Home Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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%
Sweet Home Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,359 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Sweet Home 55 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 2,359 805
Sweet Home   55 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $23 MM $9 MM
Sweet Home   55 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $23 MM $9 MM
Sweet Home   55 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,727 $11,034
Sweet Home   55 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,830 $11,196
Sweet Home   55 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 Sweet Home High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sand Ridge Charter School (9.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hawthorne Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Sweet HomeSweet Home High School
    1641 Long St
    Sweet HomeOR 97386
    (541)367-7142
    0.4 mi | 708 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Sweet HomeHawthorne Elementary School
    3205 Long St
    Sweet HomeOR 97386
    (541)367-7167
    0.6 mi | 298 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Sweet HomeOak Heights Elementary School
    605 Elm St
    Sweet HomeOR 97386
    (541)367-7165
    0.9 mi | 308 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • FosterFoster Elementary School
    5526 Poplar
    FosterOR 97345
    (541)367-7180
    2.6 mi | 265 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Sweet HomeSweet Home Charter School
    Charter School
    28721 Liberty Rd
    Sweet HomeOR 97386
    (541)367-1833
    Charter School

    4 mi | 187 students | Gr. KG-6                      

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Did You Know?
Linn 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 0.26, which is lower than the Oregon average of 0.36. The most diverse school district in Linn County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Oregon or national school diversity statistics.