Abernethy Elementary School

  • Abernethy Elementary School serves 516 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 55%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Abernethy Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 38%.

Top Placements

Abernethy Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon for:

School Overview

  • Abernethy Elementary School's student population of 516 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students516 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Abernethy Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,191 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Abernethy Elementary School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#59 out of 1191 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Abernethy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Abernethy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Abernethy Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Abernethy Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
2%
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White
84%
62%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Abernethy Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Abernethy Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.290.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Abernethy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Abernethy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePortland 1j School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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