Sweet Home Junior High School

Sweet Home Junior High School serves 326 students in grades 7 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the OR average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Sweet Home Junior High School operates within the Sweet Home 55 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 326 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 326 students
Sweet Home Junior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Sweet Home Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Sweet Home Junior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Sweet Home Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 22:1
Sweet Home Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
1%
2%
Sweet Home Junior High School American Indian Students (1994-2014)
Asian
1%
4%
Sweet Home Junior High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
5%
22%
Sweet Home Junior High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
88%
64%
Sweet Home Junior High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
5%
5%
Sweet Home Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.22 0.54
Sweet Home Junior High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
58%
44%
Sweet Home Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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 (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Sweet Home 55 School District's student population of 2,382 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,452 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Sweet Home 55 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 2,382 732
Sweet Home   55 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $23 MM n/a
Sweet Home   55 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $23 MM n/a
Sweet Home   55 School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,452 n/a
Sweet Home   55 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,771 n/a
Sweet Home   55 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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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  • Sweet HomeSweet Home High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 793 students
    0.4 miles
    1641 Long St
    Sweet HomeOR 97386
    (541)367-7142
    0.49-12793
  • Sweet HomeHawthorne Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 309 students
    0.6 miles
    3205 Long St
    Sweet HomeOR 97386
    (541)367-7167
    0.6KG-6309
  • Sweet HomeOak Heights Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 321 students
    0.9 miles
    605 Elm St
    Sweet HomeOR 97386
    (541)367-7165
    0.9KG-6321
  • FosterFoster Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 262 students
    2.6 miles
    5526 Poplar
    FosterOR 97345
    (541)367-7180
    2.6KG-6262
  • Sweet HomeHolley Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 141 students
    4 miles
    40336 Crawfordsville Dr
    Sweet HomeOR 97386
    (541)367-7162
    4KG-6141

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