Banks Elementary School

42350 Nw Trellis Way
Banks, OR 97106
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Banks Elementary School serves 478 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Banks Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 41%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is equal to the Oregon state level of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 38% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Banks Elementary School's student population of 478 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students478 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Banks Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,200 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Banks Elementary School is 0.27, 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 Testing Rank
#717 out of 1200 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
23%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
85%
62%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.270.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Banks 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 NameBanks 13 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Banks Elementary School is Banks High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Banks Middle School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Banks Banks High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 382 students
    0.2 miles
    13050 Nw Main St
    Banks, OR 97106
    (503) 324-2281
    0.2 9-12 382
  • Banks Banks Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 278 students
    0.2 miles
    12850 Nw Main St
    Banks, OR 97106
    (503) 324-3111
    0.2 6-8 278
  • North Plains North Plains Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 370 students
    5.1 miles
    32030 Nw North Ave
    North Plains, OR 97133
    (503) 844-1630
    5.1 K-6 370
  • Forest Grove Forest Grove High School Math: 33% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,908 student
    5.4 miles
    1401 Nichols Ln
    Forest Grove, OR 97116
    (503) 359-2432
    5.4 9-12 1,908
  • Forest Grove Harvey Clarke Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-4 | 493 students
    5.9 miles
    2516 N B St
    Forest Grove, OR 97116
    (503) 359-2478
    5.9 K-4 493

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