Alder Elementary School

17200 Se Alder St
Portland, OR 97233
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 379 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Alder Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 9% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 14% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 54%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 379 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • : 9% (Top 1% in OR)
  • : 14% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Alder Elementary School's student population of 379 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
379 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Alder Elementary School is 0.65, which is more 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)
9%
40%
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(18-19)
14%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
12%
4%
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Hispanic
56%
25%
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Black
10%
2%
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White
11%
60%
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Hawaiian
3%
1%
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Two or more races
7%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Alder Elementary School often compared to?
Alder Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Rockwood Preparatory Academy, Parklane Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% OR state average), while 14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% OR state average).
How many students attend Alder Elementary School?
379 students attend Alder Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
56% of Alder Elementary School students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Asian, 11% of students are White, 10% of students are Black, 7% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Alder Elementary School?
Alder Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the Oregon state average of 17:1.
What grades does Alder Elementary School offer ?
Alder Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Alder Elementary School part of?
Alder Elementary School is part of Reynolds SD 7 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 379 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • : 9% (Top 1%)
  • : 14% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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