Barnes Elementary School

  • Barnes Elementary School serves 619 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 55%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Barnes Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 38%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Barnes Elementary School's student population of 619 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students619 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Barnes Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Barnes Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Barnes Elementary School is 0.62, which is more 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)#1079 out of 1191 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
52%
23%
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Black
7%
2%
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White
33%
62%
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Two or more races
5%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Barnes Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.620.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Barnes 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 NameBeaverton 48j School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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