2421 Se Orange Ave
Portland, OR 97214
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Abernethy Elementary School serves 450 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Abernethy Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 450 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in OR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Abernethy Elementary School's student population of 450 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
450 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Abernethy Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,208 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Abernethy Elementary School is 0.32, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (OR)
Overall Testing Rank
#68 out of 1208 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
25%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
82%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
9%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Abernethy Elementary School's ranking?

Abernethy Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 10%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%).

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?

450 students attend Abernethy Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

82% of Abernethy Elementary School students are White, 9% of students are Two or more races, 6% of students are Hispanic, 2% 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 20:1, which is higher than the Oregon state average of 17:1.

What grades does Abernethy Elementary School offer ?

Abernethy Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 450 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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