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 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Taft High School operates within the Lincoln County School District.
Lincoln County 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 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat 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 27:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 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)
American Indian
6%
2%
Taft High School American Indian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
19%
22%
Taft High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
70%
64%
Taft High School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
5%
5%
Taft High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.47 0.37
Taft 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.
61%
44%
Taft High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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

Lincoln County School District's student population of 5,184 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has increased from 67% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,217 is higher than the state average of $10,566. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,624 is higher than the state average of $10,394. The district spending/student has declined by 33% over four years.
School District Name Lincoln County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
3
Number of Students Managed 5,184 795
Lincoln County   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 80%
Lincoln County   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2014)
District Total Revenue $58 MM $9 MM
Lincoln County   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $55 MM $9 MM
Lincoln County   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,217 $10,566
Lincoln County   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,624 $10,394
Lincoln County   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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
    Grades: KG-6 | 458 students
    0.2 miles
    4040 High School Dr
    Lincoln CityOR 97367
    (541)996-2136
    0.2KG-6458
  • Lincoln CityLincoln City Career Technical High SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 41 students
    1.6 miles
    801 Sw Hwy 101
    Lincoln CityOR 97367
    (541)351-8551
    1.69-1241
  • Lincoln CityOceanlake Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 430 students
    3.1 miles
    2420 Ne 22nd St
    Lincoln CityOR 97367
    (541)994-5296
    3.1KG-6430
  • SiletzSiletz Valley Early College AcademyCharter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 68 students
    15.5 miles
    245 James Frank Ave Nw
    SiletzOR 97380
    (541)444-1100
    15.59-1268
  • SiletzSiletz Valley SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 195 students
    15.5 miles
    245 James Frank Ave Nw
    SiletzOR 97380
    (541)444-1100
    15.5KG-8195

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