Taft High School

Taft High School serves 607 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is equal to the OR average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Taft High School operates within the Lincoln County School District.
The school district's 82% graduation rate is higher than the OR state average of 80%.

School Overview

The student population of 607 students has declined by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 607 students
Taft High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Taft High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Taft High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Taft High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 22:1
Taft High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.46 0.37
Taft High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
61%
44%
Taft High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
9%
7%
Taft High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,521 students has decreased by 15% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,217 is higher than the state average of $10,566. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,624 is higher than the state average of $10,394. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Lincoln County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
3
Number of Students Managed 4,521 795
Lincoln County   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 80%
Lincoln County   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $58 MM $9 MM
Lincoln County   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $55 MM $9 MM
Lincoln County   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,217 $10,566
Lincoln County   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,624 $10,394
Lincoln County   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 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 Grades Students
  • Lincoln CityTaft Elementary School
    0.2 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 458 students4040 High School Dr
    Lincoln CityOR 97367
    (541)996-2136
    0.2KG-6458
  • Lincoln CityLincoln City Career Technical High School
    Charter School
    1.6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 41 students801 Sw Hwy 101
    Lincoln CityOR 97367
    (541)351-8551
    1.69-1241
  • Lincoln CityOceanlake Elementary School
    3.1 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 430 students2420 Ne 22nd St
    Lincoln CityOR 97367
    (541)994-5296
    3.1KG-6430
  • SiletzSiletz Valley Early College Academy
    Charter School
    15.5 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 68 students245 James Frank Ave Nw
    SiletzOR 97380
    (541)444-1100
    15.59-1268
  • SiletzSiletz Valley School
    Charter School
    1 Negative Reviews
    15.5 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 195 students245 James Frank Ave Nw
    SiletzOR 97380
    (541)444-1100
    15.5KG-8195

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