Abernethy Elementary School

2421 Se Orange Ave
Portland, OR 97214
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 374 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Abernethy Elementary School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 54%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Oregon state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 374 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • : 64%
  • : 77%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Abernethy Elementary School's student population of 374 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
374 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Abernethy Elementary School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OR)
(18-19)
64%
40%
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(18-19)
77%
54%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
25%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
80%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
8%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.35
This chart display the diversity score of Abernethy Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Oregon by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
64% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% OR state average), while 77% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% OR state average).
How many students attend Abernethy Elementary School?
374 students attend Abernethy Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
80% of Abernethy Elementary School students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Abernethy Elementary School?
Abernethy Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is equal to the Oregon state average of 17:1.
What grades does Abernethy Elementary School offer ?
Abernethy Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Abernethy Elementary School part of?
Abernethy Elementary School is part of Portland SD 1j School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 374 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • : 64%
  • : 77%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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