Sweet Home Junior High School

Sweet Home Junior High School serves 348 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is equal to the OR average of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% 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 348 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 348 students
Sweet Home Junior High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Sweet Home Junior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 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 20:1 20:1
Sweet Home Junior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
2%
2%
Sweet Home Junior High School American Indian (1988-2013)
Asian
1%
4%
Sweet Home Junior High School Asian (1989-2013)
Hispanic
6%
21%
Sweet Home Junior High School Hispanic (1988-2013)
White
86%
65%
Sweet Home Junior High School White (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
4%
5%
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.
0.26 0.36
Sweet Home Junior High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
64%
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.
10%
7%
Sweet Home Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,416 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 2,416 751
Sweet Home   55 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $23 MM $9 MM
District Spending $23 MM $9 MM
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 | 766 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Sweet HomeHawthorne Elementary School
    3205 Long St
    Sweet HomeOR 97386
    (541)367-7167
    0.6 mi | 282 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Sweet HomeOak Heights Elementary School
    605 Elm St
    Sweet HomeOR 97386
    (541)367-7165
    0.9 mi | 310 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • FosterFoster Elementary School
    5526 Poplar
    FosterOR 97345
    (541)367-7180
    2.6 mi | 279 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Sweet HomeSweet Home Charter School
    Charter School
    28721 Liberty Rd
    Sweet HomeOR 97386
    (541)367-1833
    Charter School

    4 mi | 225 students | Gr. KG-6                      

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